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9034110 Method of cleaning tubes  
A method for grit blasting tubes and for blowing swabs through tubes, automatically sensing that the swab has passed through the tube, and logging the event. Also, various methods are used for...
9034109 Dishwasher with wash load detection  
A method of operating a dishwasher having a tub at least partially defining a treating chamber for receiving utensils and a spraying system spraying liquid in the treating chamber, to determine at...
9027573 Substrate processing apparatus for maintaining a more uniform temperature during substrate processing  
A substrate processing apparatus that includes a process tank having a pair of opposed sidewalls for storing a chemical liquid, and processing a plurality of substrates by the chemical liquid; a...
9023154 Cleaning method, cleaning apparatus, and liquid ejecting apparatus  
In the printer, after ink is discharged from nozzle openings by making a closed space area, formed by bringing a cap into contact with a recording head, enter into a negative pressure state due to...
9017485 Ice dispensing and cleaning mechanism and process  
An ice dispensing system includes an ice hopper structure including a plurality of walls having inner surfaces that define an inner volume storing ice therein. The ice hopper may include a drain....
9011607 Automated monitoring and control of cleaning in a production area  
An automated process for monitoring and controlling cleaning in a production area comprises tracking or identifying an object the production area, monitoring the movement of fluid in the...
9005369 Filter assembly for a dishwasher  
A dishwasher with a tub at least partially defining a treating chamber, a liquid spraying system, a liquid recirculation system defining a recirculation flow path, and a liquid filtering system....
9000398 Sanitization device for dental accessories  
An external dental accessory sanitization device is configured for receiving and sanitizing a dental accessory, such as a brush, flosser, pic or other dental accessory. The sanitization device is...
8992692 Adjustable brush cleaning apparatus for semiconductor wafers and associated methods  
A cleaning apparatus for cleaning a semiconductor wafer includes a rotary brush to be positioned to clean the semiconductor wafer, and an optical sensing device associated with the rotary brush to...
8989899 Transfer system  
A transfer system according to an embodiment includes a robot and a determination unit. The robot includes robot hands that hold a workpiece in a thin plate shape and that are located at different...
8986462 Method for cleaning water purifier  
A method for cleaning a water purifier comprising: a filtering unit; a water tank unit for storing purified water having passed through the filtering unit; and a discharging unit for discharging...
8980014 Cartridge and water-conducting domestic appliance comprising a detergent dosing system for a cartridge  
A cartridge for use in a detergent-dosing system of a water-conducting domestic appliance, in particular, a cartridge for use in a domestic dishwasher of the type having a detergent dispenser...
8968486 Rinse aid release detection method  
A dishwashing machine configured to detect the presence of rinse aid in fluid in a washing chamber of the dishwashing machine. An electronic controller selects the drying stage of the dishwashing...
8961695 Mobile robot for cleaning  
A robotic cleaner includes a cleaning assembly for cleaning a surface and a main robot body. The main robot body houses a drive system to cause movement of the robotic cleaner and a...
8960209 Dishwasher and inlet bolt  
A dishwasher includes a wash tub enclosing an interior and a clean water feed line which passes through a port of the wash tub into the interior. The feed line has a line end leading from outside...
8951356 Photovoltaic array performance monitoring system  
Photovoltaic array performance monitoring is disclosed herein. A photovoltaic array performance monitoring system may include a data acquisition unit coupled with reference and ambient...
8951467 Preventing equipment fouling via corrosion reduction  
An embodiment prevents equipment fouling (deposition of unwanted material) in an oil recovery system via implementing passivation of metallic components. By preventing or at least slowing or...
8951360 Ozone generation module  
An ozone supply module for supplying ozonated water to an appliance that typically includes: an appliance module housing having a water inlet; a water outlet; and an electrical connection for...
8945315 Dishwasher having two water connections and control method  
A dishwasher includes a hot water inlet device for intake of hot water from an external hot water supply and a cold water inlet device for intake of cold water from an external cold water supply....
8938996 Method of, and a device for, evaluating information regarding a treatment agent in a washing machine  
A treatment agent metering information evaluator of a washing machine includes a reader that reads portion-wise metering information from an information carrier of a storage container that is in...
8924019 Cleaning robot, dirt recognition device thereof and cleaning method of robot  
A cleaning robot a dirt recognition device thereof and a cleaning method of the robot are disclosed. The recognition device includes an image collecting module and an image processing module. The...
8919356 Ozone generation module  
An ozone supply module for supplying ozonated water to an appliance that typically includes: an appliance module housing having a water inlet; a water outlet; and an electrical connection for...
8920574 Instrument reprocessor and instrument reprocessing methods  
An instrument reprocessor for cleaning, disinfecting, and/or sterilizing a medical instrument is disclosed. To reprocess instruments having one or more channels defined therein, the reprocessor...
8906165 Substrate processing method, storage medium storing computer program for performing substrate processing method, and substrate processing apparatus  
In a substrate processing method according to the present invention, a substrate is first processed using a chemical liquid. Next, the substrate is rinsed by supplying a rinsing liquid thereto...
8906163 Methods and apparatus for integrating and controlling a plasma processing system  
A method of operating one or more back end circuits of a plasma processing system, comprising: prior to a front end module receiving one or more wafers to be processed, receiving preliminary data...
8894773 Sweeping machine  
A method of operating a sweeping machine, including a battery, a positioning receiver, a battery charge monitoring system and a computer, and having a cleaning and a transport mode of operation...
8888929 Device to capture the relative position of a component of which the position can change relative to a reference component of a washing handling device, and corresponding washing handling device  
A device to capture the relative position of a component (14) of which the position can change relative to a reference component (12) of a washing handling device (10), in particular a washing...
8882928 Method for controlling dishwasher  
Provided is a method of controlling a dishwasher. The dishwasher includes a washing chamber accommodating a dish, a sump storing washing water, and supplying the washing water to the washing...
8881748 Dishwasher detergent dispenser  
A dishwasher includes a hydraulically actuated dispenser for dispensing an additive into a treating chamber of the dishwasher. The dispenser includes a storage chamber, a lid, and a hydraulic...
8882929 Silverware/flatware or parts washer apparatus and method thereof  
An apparatus and a method of washing (or pre-washing) silverware/flatware, or one or more other objects/parts is provided. The apparatus and method utilizes a fluid-push/pull system and method in...
8876980 System and associated method for preventing overfilling in a dishwasher  
A method, system, and computer-program product for preventing overfilling in a dishwasher are disclosed herein. According to one embodiment, a method for preventing overfilling in a dishwasher is...
8869342 Robot cleaner and method of controlling the same  
A robot cleaner that automatically removes dust accumulated on a floor while navigating a cleaning area, and a method of controlling the robot cleaner, includes a main body that navigates a floor;...
8869424 Method and device for drying humid air  
A method and an associated apparatus for drying moisture-laden air from a working chamber of a water-bearing machine, in particular a dishwasher, comprises: setting the temperature of the...
8871030 Cleaning path guidance method combined with dirt detection mechanism  
A cleaning path guidance method combined with a dirt detection mechanism is performed in an automatic cleaning device to generate a cleaning path, so as to guide the automatic cleaning device to...
8864912 Method and device for internally cleaning cans having corresponding openings  
Internal cleaning of inverted cans includes engaging a can's cylindrical wall with a wall-conforming vacuum or adhesive gripper, causing a spraying unit to travel axially in and out of the can's...
8858719 Method for the operation of a water-conducting household appliance  
A method for operating a water-conducting household appliance having a storage container which is connected by means of an overflow outlet in a liquid-conducting manner to a washing compartment...
8858724 Collapsible and transportable automated car wash  
A collapsible and transportable automated carwash includes a bay with a collapsible frame. The collapsible frame has a plurality of collapsible cross-members. The collapsible cross-members are on...
8860256 Domestic appliance, especially a dishwasher or washer  
A domestic appliance having a control device to control device components of the domestic appliance during execution of a program, wherein the device components have electrical loads. The domestic...
8858718 Plate washing system with ultrasonic cleaning of pipes and a control method thereof  
An automated method of cleaning the pipes of a plate washing system is provided. The plate washing system includes at least one manifold having a plurality of pipes configured to be provided...
8852351 Dishwasher with wash load detection  
A method of operating a dishwasher having a tub at least partially defining a treating chamber for receiving utensils and a spraying system spraying liquid in the treating chamber, to determine at...
8845813 Washer, such as a dishwasher or a washing machine, and method for operating a washer  
The invention relates to a method for operating a washer which comprises a washing chamber for accommodating goods to be cleaned, said washing chamber having in its lower portion a sump for...
8845815 Liquid processing apparatus, liquid processing method, and computer-readable recording medium having program stored therein  
Disclosed is a liquid processing apparatus including first and second cups installed so as to surround a rotation holding unit of a substrate and guide a processing liquid scattered from the...
8845814 Washer such as a dishwasher or a washing machine and method for operating a washer  
The invention relates to methods for operating a washer, and in preferred embodiments to a washer having a water tank that is integrally, preferably detachably, formed with the washer, wherein the...
8840960 Method of cleaning carbon composite prior to application of thermal coating  
A method of cleaning a carbon work piece includes the step of applying an acetone cleaning agent to the carbon work piece to remove debris therefrom. The removal of debris promotes adhesion...
8843269 Vehicle soil pressure management based on topography  
Systems and techniques are provided for managing an interface between a machine or work vehicle and a surface that the machine/work vehicle travels on in order to provide an optimum work...
8834642 Dishwasher with multiple treating chambers  
A method of operating a dishwasher having multiple wash chambers, with each wash chamber executing a different cycle of operation, and liquid from one chamber may be reused in the other chamber.
8834636 Apparatus and method for the continuous pickling of steel strip  
The pickling of a continuously running steel strip and, more particularly, a pickling method, includes centralized control of all of the pickling operations. The invention further includes an...
8834638 Cleaning method with improved long-term hygiene effect  
A method for cleaning and/or disinfecting an item to be cleaned is proposed. The item to be cleaned is exposed to at least one cleaning fluid, heat equivalents to which the item to be cleaned is...
8834637 Biochemical analyzer and method for cleaning fluid components of the same  
There is provided a biochemical analyzer and a method of cleaning fluid components of the same. The biochemical analyzer includes a reagent adding mechanism, a sample adding mechanism, at least...
8826926 Methods of profiling edges and removing edge beads  
Some embodiments include methods for removing an edge bead after a photoresist application. Basic solution may be applied to the edge bead and removed with a vacuum, with the basic solution having...