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US20120083931 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR JUDGING AN UNNECESSARY WINDWARD CONDITION AND METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRACKING WIND  
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for judging an unnecessary windward condition and a method and system for tracking wind, wherein the method comprises: taking a first wind...
US20110028941 LINEAR OBJECT MANIPULATION CONTROL DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING MANIPULATION OF LINEAR OBJECT BY OPERATOR  
A master includes an externally operated manipulation unit. The master transmits, upon detection of an amount of operation of a catheter and a delivery wire by the manipulation unit, the detected...
US20120101636 FREIGHT LOADING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING MOVEMENT OF A FREIGHT ITEM ON A CARGO DECK  
A freight loading system may include: freight transport devices each with at least one roller for transporting freight items in a transport direction and each sensor for detecting the presence of...
US20110153115 SELF-SERVICE SYSTEM WITH USER INTERFACE POSITIONING  
A self-service system with user interface positioning which accommodates drive-through vehicles of different heights and optionally different distances from an order board. The self-service system...
US20140156103 AUTOMATICALLY MANAGING THE ENVIRONMENT OF A PHYSICAL ZONE  
A system, method, and computer program product for automatically managing an environment for a physical zone over a period of time. Position coordinates are received from a plurality of entities....
US20080177426 Program and Method for Locating Fasteners  
A method and system for determining fastener locations at the joints of chord and web members of a roof truss determines an allowable area within which fasteners can be placed at the joints....
US20140121855 SENSOR FUSION  
Accurate and reliable techniques for determining a current status of an accessory device in relation to an electronic device are described.
US20120271457 Rotary Position Sensor  
A rotary position sensor includes a rotatable disk, a first light sensor configured to generate a first opacity signal, a second light sensor configured to generate a second opacity signal, and a...
US20130289796 VISION SYSTEM FOR RADIOTHERAPY MACHINE CONTROL  
In various embodiments, a system for controlling radiotherapy equipment in a treatment environment includes a controller for receiving, from one or more image capture devices, data indicating the...
US20090099706 APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING THE MOVEMENT OF FURNITURE PARTS WHICH CAN BE MOVED WITH RESPECT TO ONE ANOTHER, AND PIECE OF FURNITURE  
The invention relates to a device for controlling the movement of furniture parts which can be moved with respect to one another, having a drive unit by means of which a first furniture part can...
US20150120080 System and Method for Providing Three-Dimensional Paths  
A system and method are provided for obtaining a 3D cue path and timing. In one example aspect, this path and timing may be manipulated in software. In another example aspect, one or more...
US20130090778 METHOD FOR THE COLLISION-FREE POSITIONING OF A MICROMANIPULATOR TOOL  
A method for the collision-free positioning of a micromanipulation tool relative to a sample carrier with the aid of a microscope, comprising the following steps: a) determining the focal position...
US20090018701 Medical diagnosis and/or intervention device  
On a medical diagnosis and/or intervention device having a movable component, collision sensors are to be arranged without the cabling outlay becoming too high. This is made possible by the...
US20130325201 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING MOVEMENT OF A MEASUREMENT MACHINE  
A method for controlling movement of a measurement machine using a computer. The computer sends a movement instruction to the measurement machine and starts a shaft to move according to parameters...
US20110060466 AUTOMATIC DOOR WITH POSITION-DEPENDENT FORCE LIMITING  
A method of controlling the motion of a moveable door includes determining the direction that the door is moving with respect to its anticipated closed position, and based on the direction,...
US20100023138 SYSTEM TO INCREASE SNR OF CPV-GENERATED POWER SIGNAL  
A system may include acquisition of power information from a signal line in accordance with a first signal characteristic. The power information is associated with power generated by a solar...
US20100004797 PLACEMENT OF A SOLAR COLLECTOR  
When using a solar concentrator to obtain energy collected by a sun, it can be beneficial to place the concentrator accurately. As the concentrator moves, a position of the concentrator with...
US20100274151 ASSISTING METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RADIOTHERAPY  
An assisting method for radiotherapy is provided. The method detects the inspiratory and expiratory lung volumes of a patient lying on a supporting means to calculate displacement of the tumor...
US20090265038 Magnetic Thrust Bearing with Integrated Electronics  
Certain exemplary embodiments can provide a machine comprising: a magnetic thrust bearing comprising: a rotor portion; a stator portion; and a housing substantially surrounding said stator portion...
US20140324246 AUTONOMOUS WORKING DEVICE  
An autonomous working device, in particular an autonomous lawn mower, is configured to travel across a surface that is to be worked. The working device includes a processing unit configured to...
US20140207306 WELDING ALONG A SEAM USING A MULTIPLE-POINT ALIGNMENT METHOD  
A method for generating a weld path aligned along a seam between two parts uses a computer having a control unit and a storage medium. The method includes aligning a crosshair line at a plurality...
US20090239581 Accelerometer-controlled mobile handheld device  
The present invention is directed to mobile handheld devices such as, for example, cell phones or personal digital assistants (PDAs) containing an accelerometer that sends a signal that causes the...
US20080211366 COMPACT MULTIFUNCTIONAL SELF-CLOSING SLIDE ASSEMBLY  
Preferred embodiments of the present slide assembly include one or more of a self-closing mechanism, a detent open/stop open mechanism and a bearing hold forward mechanism. Especially preferred...
US20060259267 Tilt calibration system for a medical imaging apparatus  
In an embodiment, a tilt calibration system for a medical imaging apparatus having a positioner axis, comprises at least one first sensor (e.g. an accelerometer), configured to determine the...
US20110060477 Gobo Wheel Location Drive  
A gobo wheel with automatic detection system that automatically detects a rotational position of the gobo. The rotational position can be detected by a magnetic marking system. Each of the gobos...
US20090000850 HANDS-FREE POWERED MOBILITY DEVICE  
An electrically operable wheelchair having a seat, a base with a pair of motors respectively coupled with the main support wheels, a position detection assembly, and a controller coupled with the...
US20090285364 Mitigation of Brake Failure  
A method and system for mitigations brake failure in a medical device. The method and system includes a motion system for at least one movable load. Each movable load has a drive, a controller for...
US20100036542 SYSTEM FOR SETTING A POSITIONING MEMBER  
In a system or method for setting a positioning member, a pneumatic positioning drive actuates the positioning member, the pneumatic positioning drive having at least two control positions and a...
US20100052387 Infant Care Apparatus  
An infant care apparatus includes a base; a drive mechanism disposed on the base; a controller electronically coupled to the drive mechanism; and a support device coupled to the drive mechanism....
US20100305776 ADJUSTING THE CALIBRATION OF AN IMAGING SYSTEM  
An apparatus (10) for adjusting the calibration of an imaging system to correct for geometric distortion comprises a rotating drum for receiving recording media (17), a plurality of carriages (18)...
US20090241052 User Action Remote Control  
The present invention supports the control of a plurality of controlled devices. With three dimensional accelerometer components, detection of a user action on a remote controller and the...
US20090143921 Generalized Predictive Control (Gpc) Based Position Control Method for an Axle  
An instantaneous actual position value, an instantaneous desired position value and future desired position values as well as, for each future desired position value, a value which is...
US20140039674 Projector Positioning  
A method and apparatus is provided for identifying information to facilitate adjusting a projector's position to achieve a specified projected image on a projection surface. In an embodiment, a...
US20120303139 JOG PUSH BUTTON  
Systems and methods are provided to facilitate correct execution of a machine jog operation where a plurality of interfaces can generate a machine jog command, which is received by an industrial...
US20120029726 ON-LINE COMPENSATION APPARATUS FOR FEEDBACK POSITIONS OF ENCODER AND METHOD FOR OPERATING THE SAME  
An on-line compensation apparatus for feedback positions of an encoder and method for operating the same are applied to a motor driven to rotate at a constant speed by a driver, thus compensating...
US20090204273 COMPUTER SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE IMPACT OF AN EARTHQUAKE EVENT  
For determining the impact of an earthquake event, received and stored (S1) in a computer is location information associated with geographic locations. Moreover, received (S3) via a communications...
US20090177302 SENSOR INFORMATION OBTAINING APPARATUS, SENSOR DEVICE, INFORMATION PRESENTING APPARATUS, MOBILE INFORMATION APPARATUS, SENSOR CONTROL METHOD, SENSOR PROCESSING METHOD, AND INFORMATION PRESENTING METHOD  
Disclosed is a sensor information obtaining apparatus that includes a plurality of sensors each configured to obtain positional information thereof, and a sensor position control unit configured...
US20090319086 Seat Device  
An airplane seat includes a processing unit, adapted to operate actuators, and a memory unit in which at least one comfort position transition dataset for bringing about a comfort position...
US20110104642 Jig device and apparatus and method of making a dental prosthesis or pattern therefor  
A jig device holding a work piece is used with a milling machine that cuts from the work piece a prosthesis having a surface essentially free of defects. The jig device is inserted repeatedly into...
US20080294298 Automatic transportation apparatus of characteristic value measurement sensor unit of video appliance and transportation method of the same  
In an automatic transportation apparatus of a measurement sensor unit for measuring a characteristic value of a video appliance, there is provided an automatic transportation apparatus of a...
US20090326718 Calibration Device, Method And System For A Container Crane  
A device, method and system for automatic calibration of a container crane, the container crane being controlled by a system including a first sensor (LPS) and/or a second sensor (TPS), are...
US20080047673 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING MOTORIZED WINDOW COVERINGS  
A system and method for controlling any number of devices, such as one or more window shades, using a control system that can be connected to a wall switch by using only two wires. The various...
US20090132098 Method and System for Deployed Shielding Against Ballistic Threats  
A system shields field-deployable equipment from effects of nearby multi-directional threats, the equipment including or being mounted in association with a sensor unit having at least one sensor...
US20140200733 SUPPORT APPARATUS AND SUPPORT METHOD  
A distribution of a load between right and left of a user is designated. The load is occurred at body parts of the user by a stand-up motion of the user. A projection position of a center of...
US20090260461 ACTUATOR WITH ZERO POINT INITIALIZATION  
The actuator has a shaft having a starting point resistance feature, and a low resistance portion. The actuator has a motor configured to rotate the shaft, the motor outputting a current feedback...
US20110029136 Load Control System Having An Energy Savings Mode  
A load control system for a building having a heating and cooling system and a window located in a space of the building uses a daylighting procedure to adjust the amount of power delivered to the...
US20110054711 DAMPER CONTROL SYSTEM  
A damper control system having energy efficient mechanisms. The system may use a heat-to-electric power converter such as a thermopile. Heat may come from a pilot light used for igniting a flame...
US20110231031 Pointing Error Correcting System and Method Thereof  
The present invention discloses a pointing error correcting system and method thereof applied for a concentrated photovoltaic or solar heat energy system comprising a processing module, a driving...
US20090138134 DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING THE MOVEMENT OF A MOVEABLE FURNITURE PART, AND A PIECE OF FURNITURE HAVING A DEVICE SUCH AS THIS  
The invention relates to a device for controlling the movement of a moveable furniture part which can be moved, in a driven manner, relative to a stationary furniture part by means of a drive unit...
US20090222109 POSITION CONTROL APPARATUS INCLUDING ITERATIVE LEARNING CIRCUIT, EXPOSURE APPARATUS, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING DEVICE, AND ITERATIVE LEARNING METHOD FOR USE IN POSITION CONTROL APPARATUS HAVING ITERATIVE LEARNING CIRCUIT INCLUDING LEARNING FILTER  
A position control apparatus includes a detecting unit configured to detect a position of a control target, a subtracting unit configured to subtract an output of the detecting unit from a target...

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