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9041422 Circuit arrangement with a plurality of on-chip monitor circuits and a control circuit and corresponding methods  
Implementations are presented herein that include a plurality of on-chip monitor circuits and a controller. Each of the plurality of on-chip monitor circuits is configured to measure a parameter...
9043178 Operating method of sensor node, operating method of data sink in sensor network, and sensor network  
Provided is an operating method of a sensor node. The operating method of a sensor node includes receiving a sensing request, adjusting a sensing condition on the basis of the received sensing...
9041988 Exposure correction for scanners  
A method and apparatus for exposure correction in scanners are disclosed. In the method, exposure is corrected for pixels received in an image sensor array. Exposure time is tracked for the...
9020773 Calibrating breathalyzer  
The calibrating breathalyzer comprises an alcohol sensor, a non-volatile memory, a processing unit or processor, a display and a housing to house these components. The processing unit can...
9020776 Inclination angle compensation systems and methods  
An inclination angle compensation system for determining an inclination angle of a machine is disclosed. The inclination angle compensation system may have a non-gravitational acceleration...
9015000 Monitoring breathalyzer  
The monitoring breathalyzer has an alcohol sensor, a non-volatile memory, a processing unit or processor, a screen and a housing to house these components. The processing unit determines the...
9014998 Sensor with subassemblies featuring storage devices  
A sensor includes an electronic module that comprises several electronic subassemblies and a processor that can be electrically coupled to the electronic subassemblies. The subassemblies...
9014999 Calibration of a profile measuring system  
A method for calibrating a measuring system, which system comprises a structured light source, optics and a sensor. The light source is adapted to produce a light plane or sheet and the optics is...
9008987 Compact electronic device with built-in inclination sensor and correction method  
An electronic device is provided with an inclination sensor for computing inclination, a control unit which conducts predetermined control based on a value computed by the inclination sensor, a...
9008994 Portable electronic device, storage medium and method for reporting location of the portable electronic device  
In a method for reporting a location of a portable electronic device, an acceleration of the portable electronic device is detected via an accelerometer of the portable electronic device. The...
9008988 Method of calibrating inertial sensors  
A method of calibrating inertial sensors of working equipment, such as a vehicle or survey equipment, includes determining whether the working equipment is in operation or not. Data is captured...
9004862 Calibration of wind turbine sensor  
A control system for calibrating a wind turbine sensor placed on a component of a wind turbine and related methods are disclosed. The wind turbine includes a rotor having at least one wind turbine...
9008989 Wireless controller  
A computing device receives acceleration information from an accelerometer mechanically coupled to a wireless controller, magnetic bearing information from a magnetometer mechanically coupled to...
8996255 Method and apparatus for providing a safing function in a restraining system  
An apparatus (10) is provided for controlling an actuatable restraint (14, 16) in a vehicle (12). An sensor (24) is mounted in the vehicle (12) and outputs an electrical signal having a...
8990040 System and method for correcting fault conditions in soft-field tomography  
A soft-field tomography system includes a plurality of transducers configured for positioning at a surface of an object. An excitation driver is configured to generate a precomputed default...
8985988 Measuring device  
A measuring device for determining at least one parameter value for the operation of a blow molding machine, a filling machine, and/or a labeling device, and having at least one measuring element...
8983789 Method and apparatus for fast sensor biasing  
A bias calibration circuit includes a first current source that can provide a majority biasing current, sufficient to provide most but not all of a desired bias voltage across a sensor. A second...
8983788 System and method of measuring a sensor offset  
A method includes detecting a first event and executing a first procedure to identify a sensor offset in response to detecting the first event. The method further includes determining, via a...
8978442 Electric input key  
An electric input key has an actuating surface and a plurality of displacement sensors which are each designed to generate a displacement signal when the actuating surface is touched. The input...
8970553 Light sensing circuit, and remote optical touch panel and image acquisition apparatus including the light sensing circuit  
Example embodiments are directed to light sensing circuits having a relatively simpler structure by using light-sensitive oxide semiconductor transistors as light sensing devices, and remote...
8965726 System and method for measuring DC offset in a sensor output by modulating a signal-independent operating parameter of the sensor  
A sensor circuit enables detection of DC offset in a sensor output signal. The sensor circuit includes a sensor that generates a sensor output signal corresponding to a physical signal coupled to...
8958898 Method and apparatus to monitor and control sheet characteristics on a creping process  
The invention embodies methods and apparatuses to monitor and control the characteristics of a creping process. The method involves measuring optical properties of various points along a creped...
8949059 Method for calibrating clinical chemistry instruments  
A method of deriving correction for instrument-to-instrument variations in the illumination band centroid wavelengths and wavelength band shapes of the optical systems of clinical chemistry...
8942943 Dynamic range improvement for mass spectrometry  
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods of controlling an ion detector to minimize false peaks when utilizing extended dynamic range techniques. In one exemplary example, methods of...
8942942 Generator set calibration controller  
A controller for a generator set is disclosed. The controller may have a memory module having stored therein calibration factors associated with an offset error, a scale error, and a time delay...
8942462 Method for automatic quantification of dendrite arm spacing in dendritic microstructures  
A method to automatically quantify dendrite arm spacing in dendritic microstructures. Once a location of interest in a cast material specimen has been identified, the information contained in it...
8942944 System and method for dynamically measuring oxygen levels  
An oxygen sensing system including an oxygen sensor, a microprocessor and one or more additional sensors for sensing parameters associated with the environment or with the oxygen sensor, accounts...
8942941 Current-to-voltage converters with dynamic feedback  
An apparatus for modifying an output signal indicative of a downhole parameter that may include a carrier conveyable in a wellbore; a negative error compensator; and an output signal device. The...
8938383 Enabling test script play back in different locales  
Apparatus and method for allowing a test script to be played back correctly in a locale of different test language. The invention uses a synonymy dictionary storing the different appearances of...
8935128 Interference-compensated sensor  
The interference-compensated sensor for detecting an object located in a detection area in a contactless manner, particularly a rain sensor, is provided with a first and a second measuring channel...
8933801 Fall detection system and method  
A fall detection method determines a fall detection algorithm based on sensor data aggregated from a plurality of fall detection devices. Sensor data is obtained from one of the plurality of fall...
8935093 GNSS performance enhancement using accelerometer-only data  
The present invention provides apparatus and methods for improving satellite navigation by assessing the dynamic state of a platform for a satellite navigation receiver and using this data to...
8930152 Whole structure contactless power consumption sensing  
A contactless current and power consumption sensor can be safely mounted on a circuit breaker box of a structure, so as to sense the current flow and/or power consumed in the structure. Because...
8924176 Industrial machine  
According to an exemplary embodiment, an industrial machine includes: a movement mechanism configured to move along a specific axis direction; a controller configured to control the movement...
8909495 Particle radiation monitoring apparatus, recording medium to retain particle radiation monitoring program, and particle radiation monitoring method  
A particle radiation monitoring apparatus according to one aspect of the present invention includes a detecting unit to detect radioactive ray information of braking radiation from electrons...
8909498 Method and system for testing and calibrating an accelerometer of an electronic device  
A method and system for testing and calibrating an accelerometer of an electronic device are provided. In accordance with one embodiment, there is a test system for an electronic device having an...
8909439 Excavation control system for hydraulic excavator  
An excavation control system includes a working unit having a bucket, a designed landform data storage part storing designed landform data, a bucket position data generation part that generates...
8903677 Inertial navigation units, systems, and methods  
Navigation units, systems, and methods for use in the context of personal navigation, and associated methods for initialization, navigation, assistance, and correction, all in the field of...
8903672 Methods for calibration of radio-frequency path loss in radio-frequency test equipment  
Calibration equipment for calibrating multiple test stations in a test system is provided. Each test station may include a test unit, a test fixture, and a radio-frequency (RF) cable that connects...
8903671 Portable monitoring devices and methods of operating the same  
In one aspect of the disclosed implementations, a device includes one or more motion sensors for sensing motion of the device and providing activity data indicative of the sensed motion. The...
8892384 Systems and methods for providing temperature compensation in structural health monitoring  
A method for compensating for environment induced variations in structural health monitoring data is described. The method includes imparting a vibration onto a structure first location, the...
8892385 System and method for use with an accelerometer to determine a frame of reference  
A system and method for use with a device that includes an accelerometer, which can be used to determine a frame of reference for the device relative to a moving vehicle or other equipment, and...
8892383 Calibration device  
In a calibration device, a calibration matrix calculation processing part estimates a calibration matrix by using an orthogonal vector stored in an orthogonal vector storage part and an array mode...
8892389 Determining a condition of a system based on plural measurements  
To determine a system condition, temperature information from at least one temperature sensor in the system is received, along with second information from at least a second type of sensor in the...
8886484 Method and apparatus for the corrected radiometric measurement of object points on surfaces of astronomical bodies  
A method and an apparatus for air-borne or space-borne radiometric measurement of object points present in an object scene on the surface of a astronomical body. A corrected recording of image...
8883261 Artifacts, method of creating such artifacts and methods of using such artifacts  
A method for creating an artifact for use with an optical three-dimensional measuring system includes steps of: (a) providing an artifact that comprises an inspection surface, which artifact is...
8880371 Calibration of sensors or measuring systems  
A method for adjusting a sensor, continuous sensor or automatic measuring system in an interstitium including the steps of adjusting the steepness of a measuring curve and a standard offset...
8875491 Exhaust gas aftertreatment system and method  
An exhaust gas aftertreatment system and method are provided. The system comprises a controller, a pump, and a volume quantity dispensing unit. The volume quantity dispensing unit comprises a...
8874302 Automotive scanner with advanced module programming options  
Exemplary embodiments of an improved scanning tool with a module reprogramming capability are disclosed. In various embodiments, the improved scanning tool uses sophisticated identification...
8874385 Radiation detector and verification technique of positioning accuracy for radiation detector  
The present invention provides, at low cost, a multilayer radiation detector whose position relative to a beam axis can be verified. The radiation detector includes a plurality of sensors that...