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7520177 Collar for measuring the lateral deformation of a test piece during compression test, such as uniaxial or triaxial compression tests  
The invention relates to a collar for measuring lateral deformation of a test piece during uniaxial or triaxial compression tests. According to the invention, the collar includes a metal hoop or a...
7516678 Model hand for electromagnetic testing  
A model hand (120, 700) for use in electromagnetic testing comprising a body (210, 710) and at least one digit (220, 780) extending from a side of the body. For one embodiment, the body (210) has...
7516679 Sensor mounting device  
A bracket for mounting a sensor. The bracket may include a base with a base loading mechanism for mating with the sensor, a first arm attached to the base, and a second arm adjustably attached to...
7513991 Aquarium filter indicator  
A clogging indicator for a fish tank or aquarium comprising a transparent vertical tube with a float positioned therein. The indicator is designed to sit on the outside of the tank and the filter...
7516022 Method and system for assessing quality of spot welds  
A system and method for assessing the quality of spot weld joints between pieces of metal includes an ultrasound transducer probing a spot weld joint. The ultrasound transducer transmits ultrasonic...
7514680 Apparatus for modifying and measuring diamond and other workpiece surfaces with nanoscale precision  
Apparatus and techniques are provided for modifying and measuring surfaces of diamond workpieces and other workpieces with nanoscale precision. The apparatus and techniques exploit scanning probe...
7506555 Process and apparatus for testing a material under a high temperature and pressure environment  
A test facility is provided for testing materials under high temperature, pressure, and mechanical loads. The facility provides a physically sealed system that simulates conditions in hot sections...
7503231 Support of displacement-detection device, sensor support assembly and displacement-detection device  
A support of a displacement-detection device for detecting a relative displacement of a movable member with respect to a fixed member includes an attaching section to be fixed to the fixed member...
7501596 Dimension sensor and method for stopping expansion of a tube  
A dimension sensor is used in conjunction with a tube and includes a body member and at least one detector element. The body member has an inner surface defining an opening sized to receive the...
7497138 System and method for improving performance of a fluid sensor for an internal combustion engine  
A system and method for improving sensor performance of an on-board vehicle sensor, such as an exhaust gas sensor, while sensing a predetermined substance in a fluid flowing through a pipe include...
7493836 Measuring sensor comprising a pre-stressing device  
The invention relates to a measuring sensor held under pre-stress for measuring forces and/or torques. In the inventive embodiment, a sensor is integrated into an adapter sleeve, which is...
7493835 Newborn dummy  
A newborn dummy used in a dynamic test comprises a head, a spine member including a neck member connected to the head, a trunk mounted on said spine member at a lower part of the neck member and...
7484413 Remote radius inspection tool for composite joints  
There is provided a non-destructive inspection device having an actuating portion and at least one inspecting portion. The inspecting portion(s) are magnetically coupled to the actuating portion so...
7478571 Balancing means for high-speed scanning  
Translational motion of a scanning head relative to a planar target, or vice versa, is achieved by a belt and pulley system with a counterweight that is also driven by a belt and pulley system at...
7475602 Process for mounting a clamp-on flow rate measurement device and mounting device for attaching a clamp-on flow rate measurement device  
A process and device for mounting a clamp-on flow rate measurement device on a measurement pipe using a mounting device having a holding strap with catches. The holding strap can be fastened on the...
7472615 Portable insertable probe assembly  
An assembly for insertion and retraction of probe or probe-like device which does not require a seal or packing gland, instead utilizing pressure equalization between pressurized process fluids and...
7473894 Apparatus and method for a scanning probe microscope  
The invention relates to an apparatus and a method for a scanning probe microscope, comprising a measuring assembly which includes a lateral shifting unit to displace a probe in a plane, a vertical...
7474968 Critical flow based mass flow verifier  
A flow verifier for verifying measurement by a fluid delivery device under test (DUT) includes a chamber configured to receive a flow of the fluid from the DUT, at least one temperature sensor to...
7469598 Method of employing a transit time ultrasound sensor  
A method is provided for employing a transit time ultrasound sensor, wherein the sensor can be used for the measurement of liquid flow in a conduit, the sensor having an acoustic path formed of...
7469586 Sensor unit having a connection cable  
A sensor unit for determining a physical sensor parameter of a measuring gas, in particular an oxygen concentration in an exhaust gas of an internal combustion engine is provided, which includes a...
7470545 Buccal dissolution of active substances  
Equipment and method of use for in vitro buccal dissolution testing. The invention is particularly useful for evaluating the effect of taste-masking in oral dosage forms.
7465086 Adjustable length thermowell  
A thermowell mounting assembly and method which allow a finite-length thermowell tube to be precisely adjusted by length during field installation to a desired position within a machine, process...
7464596 Integrated ultrasonic inspection probes, systems, and methods for inspection of composite assemblies  
Apparatus, systems, and methods for inspecting a structure are provided which permit inspection of uniquely shaped structures such as fuselage frames and shear ties. Probes may be constructed from...
7462488 Tissue mimicking elastography phantoms  
Tissue mimicking materials for elastography phantoms have elastic, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance characteristics that are characteristic of human soft tissues and well suited for the...
7458253 Method for evaluating fixing member and fixing belt and thermal fixing roller  
In a method for evaluating a fixing member to fix a toner having a surface layer, a hardness test is carried out by applying a pressure deformation from the surface side of the fixing member, and...
7451666 Apparatus and test procedure for measuring the cohesive, adhesive, and frictional properties of bulk granular solids  
A test apparatus for measuring the cohesive, adhesive and frictional properties of bulk solids has a bulk solid sample confined between two essentially parallel plates with a single load applied...
7442291 Filter integration for a lubrication analysis system  
A system and method relating to in situ monitoring, analysis, and control of a lubricating material within a lubrication filter assembly is provided. A filter-sensor integration comprises a...
7430912 Random incident absorber approximation  
A method for measuring a first angular specific sound absorption spectrum of a first sound absorbing sample. The first sound absorbing sample has a predetermined random incidence sound absorption...
7433759 Apparatus and methods for positioning wafers  
A method for calibrating a controller of a robotic arm in a microelectronics manufacturing apparatus that includes storing a default position for an edge detector, moving a blade on the robotic arm...
7428851 Sensor arrays based on electronic oscillators  
A sensor array for measuring various parameters in a machine environment, the sensor array comprising a number of oscillators, each of the oscillators comprising a feedback network, an amplifier...
7421885 Method for characterizing porous low dielectric constant films  
A method and apparatus for determining pore size distribution and/or the presence of at least one killer pore in at least a portion of a porous film deposited upon a substrate are disclosed herein....
7421916 Manipulator for positioning a test head, particularly at a tester  
A manipulator for positioning a test head, particularly at a tester is provided with a positioner for positioning the test head three-dimensionally and forming a mount. The manipulator comprises...
7418882 Measuring probe  
A measuring probe is provided for measurement in molten metal, the probe having a measuring head arranged on an immersion end of a carrier tube. A bath contact and at least one sensor for...
7415902 Method for the quantification of hydrophilic properties of porous materials  
Methods for the quantification of hydrophilic properties of a porous material, as well as determining a depth of damage of a porous material are disclosed. An example method includes performing a...
7415903 Method and system for an impact sled footwell intrusion test  
The present invention provides a system and a method to enhance HYGE impact simulator sled testing, enabling more accurate measurements of lower leg injury criteria and providing a more accurate...
7414416 Electrical condition monitoring method for polymers  
An electrical condition monitoring method utilizes measurement of electrical resistivity of an age sensor made of a conductive matrix or composite disposed in a polymeric structure such as an...
7401511 Coaxial gapless guide-through assembly for a filing level sensor  
The present invention relates to a guide-through assembly (4) for a filling level sensor working according to the principle of delay measurement of guided electromagnetic waves or for a capacitive...
7401501 Method and apparatus for determining liquid absorption of aggregate  
A method of determining liquid absorption of an aggregate comprises providing a shaker apparatus, a vacuum source and a container; placing a sample of the aggregate in the container; adding liquid...
7398687 Ultrasonic sensor  
A cover member of an ultrasonic sensor has a first engagement portion and a second engagement portion, which are respectively engaged with a third engagement portion and a fourth engagement portion...
7398704 Sensor assembly and method of assembling a sensor module in a transmission  
A sensor assembly is provided with a speed sensor module that is rotatable relative to a bracket between first and second positions. The sensor module need not be translated to accomplish the...
7395727 Strain detection for automated nano-manipulation  
A strain detector for in-situ lift-out, comprises a nano-manipulator probe shaft; a strain gauge mounted on the probe shaft; and a first cut-out on the probe shaft. The first cut-out has a...
7395726 Dissolution tester  
A dissolution tester comprising: a water-tank lid which is provided with a retaining hole having an inner diameter that is slightly larger than the outer diameter of the of the vessel and that is...
7392710 Flow meter probe with force sensors  
The flow meter probe with force sensors has the body of a frustum of a regular pyramid with a force sensor disposed upon each face. The force sensors are mounted in bores defined in the probe body...
7392720 Apparatus for the assessment of the condition of fruits and vegetables  
Apparatus for assessing the condition of fruit or vegetables comprises a transducer (22) which is brought into contact with the surface of fruit or vegetable (12) in a tapping motion. The...
7389676 Egg testing apparatus and method  
An egg testing apparatus and method utilize a vessel having marked thereupon indicia including graphics, calibrations and text, for use in determining the freshness, approximate age and recommended...
7388381 High resolution geoelectrical probe  
A in situ probe for the measurement of the geoelectrical properties of a geological formation. The probe serves as the interface between a standard acquisition system and the earth. The probe is...
7387040 Methods and systems for mounting sensors for use in a harsh vibration environment  
A sensor is associated with a mounting surface. An O-ring is then positioned between the sensor and the mounting surface, such that the O-ring is compressible when the sensor is fixed to the...
7389162 Aircraft vehicular propulsion system monitoring device and method  
Methods and systems for monitoring rotating shaft shafts and couplings in an aircraft propulsion system is described. The measurement system/method provides for accurate and precise monitoring of a...
7383691 Modular networked sensor assembly  
The invention provides a modular network sensor assembly operable to sense environmental conditions at a computer or equipment rack. The network sensor assembly includes a flexible body operable to...
7383746 Compliance module, particularly for a manipulator for positioning a test head, and one such manipulator  
A compliance module, particularly for a manipulator for positioning a test head, comprising a housing that is securable to a component. The compliance module furthermore comprises an inner sleeve...