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Responsive to a plurality of parallel light beams and electric signals corresponding to the parallel light beams, an acoustic modulation element produces output light beams modulated by acoustic waves resulting from the electric signals. The element comprises a single acoustooptic medium block receiving the parallel be...
An induction log is constructed in a sonde and has at least one or more transmitter coils and at least one or more receiver coils. The sonde supports a power supply and telemetry equipment along with transmitter and receiver apparatus for the coils. The transmitter coils require current levels as much as 1 amperes whil...
Device to change the equipment on a compact rolling block (11) consisting of an integrated plurality of rolling stands with pairs of rolls supported as cantilevers with alternate roll axes, a complete change of the equipment taking place substantially at one and the same time on all the stands, the equipment being deli...
A structure connects a plurality of mutually remote electrical components to a central unit. The components have terminal contacts that are connected through conductor tracks to connection contacts of the central unit. The conductor tracks are constructed on the flexible printed circuit board in such a way as to provid...
An apparatus for dispensing sheet-like elements from a store (10) of such elements to one (11) of a plurality of receipt openings (11,12) accessible to a cashier or a customer comprises conveying means (131-134') for conveying the sheet-like elements from the store (10) to a collecting means (15), and from there to...
An image recording apparatus includes a reference clock signal generating unit which generates a reference clock signal; a light beam generating unit which generates a plurality of light beams; a beam detect sensor which detects the plurality of generated light beams to output a plurality of light beam detection signal...
A plurality of prismatic cell cases having short lateral walls and long lateral walls are coupled together such that each of the short lateral walls of these cell cases is common to two adjacent cell cases as partitions, thereby constituting an integral battery case of a battery module. Each of the cell cases respectiv...
Apparatus for laying-up fine filaments, i.e. filaments which may be readily broken by bending, tension or torsion stresses, which comprises a rotatable platform carrying a plurality of filament bobbins, each bobbin being supported on the platform so that it can rotate about its own axis and about an axis perpendicular ...
A plurality of cells each encased in prismatic cell cases having short lateral walls and long lateral walls are arranged side by side, with adjacent short lateral walls being integral with each other, thereby constituting an integral battery case. The upper open ends of the plurality of prismatic cell cases are integra...
Apparatus for verifying the state of a plurality of electrically programmable memory cells (30-70) includes first and second memory cells (36, 38) each having current paths with first and second ends. A memory cell state sense node (BL2) is coupled to the first ends. A first array source node (82) is coupled to a secon...
In this invention a computer system having a core unit and an enclosure for the core unit is disclosed. The core unit has the ability to determine the nature of the enclosure (be it a car, house, etc.) and to adjust its processor to perform the function required by the enclosure....
A synchronization control scheme that provides a drive signal to a plurality of switching circuits and method of operation therefor. The synchronization controller, includes: (1) a plurality of dual threshold relaxation oscillators, coupled to a corresponding plurality of storage devices, that each assume a first state...
Method and apparatus for applying a plurality of superposed layers to a web by curtain coating in which only some of the plurality of layers are, and in the extreme case only one layer is, in contact with the curtain guides. The width of the remaining layers is smaller than the width determined by the curtain guides, a...
The proposed circuit makes it possible to operate a plurality of gas discharge lamps, particularly cold cathode tubes, across a common voltage source. The circuit reduces the resistance tolerance of the lamp characteristic curves through controlled debalancing of the lamp currents with the aid of debalancing modules. T...
In order to efficiently store data that is to be transmitted or received, an image-processing system is provided with a plurality of MFPs and has: a designation unit to designate an arbitrary destination user as a receiver of data; a specifying unit to specify an MFP among the plurality of MFPs, the destination user de...
In accordance with some embodiments, a plurality of outcomes are generated and used to create a video presentation of representative outcomes for one or more players. The video presentation is recorded onto a tangible medium (e.g., DVD or CD-ROM) or otherwise provided to one or more players (e.g., a player may access t...
A method and apparatus are provided to compensate for variations in the alignment of a plurality of lasers 102, 104, 106. A controller 142 varies the time at which the lasers 102, 104, 106 are energized so that the laser light emitted therefrom is reflected from a scanning mirror 118 at varying times so that ea...
A run-time feature set of a process or a thread is generated and compared to at least one processor feature set. Each processor feature set represents zero or more optional hardware features supported by one or more processors, whereas the run-time feature set represents zero or more optional hardware features the proc...
Disposable cleaning sheets for removing debris from a surface comprise a substrate and a plurality of protrusions affixed to the substrate. The cleaning sheets of the present invention have one or more of the following characteristics: (a) “Protrusion Flexibility” of at least about 0.5 grams, preferably from about ...
A method of manufacturing a superjunction device includes providing a semiconductor wafer having a plurality of dies. A first plurality of trenches having a first orientation are formed in a first die. A second plurality of trenches having a second orientation are formed in a second die. The second orientation is diffe...
An integrated circuit package bond pad includes an insulating layer and an electrode located over the insulating layer. The electrode has a first surface configured to be bonded to external circuitry and a second surface opposite the first surface. A plurality of conductive members is located in the insulating layer, w...
A multiple center frequency, direct FM modulator includes an oscillator having a plurality of center frequency determining circuits each of which is comprised of a piezoelectric crystal and a warping coil. A switch connects a selected center frequency determining circuit between a varactor and the active element of the...
An information processing apparatus comprises a plurality types of cache memories having different characteristics, decides on a type of cache memory to be used as a data cache destination based on the access characteristics of cache-target data, and caches the data in the cache memory of the decided type....
A light assembly includes a light source, and a micromechanical shutter arrangement having a two-dimensional arrangement of closable shutter openings, wherein at least one shutter opening has a rectangular shape with a length and a width, and the length is greater than the width. The light assembly may be configured as...
An injection molding apparatus may include a first mold plate and a second mold plate. The second mold plate may be movable outside an injection molding station defined by these mold plates. The second mold plate may carry parts of type A′ and parts of type B′ molded at the same time within the injection molding st...
A fastening device enabling a plurality of fastening tools to be arranged at a plurality of fastening locations quickly. The fastening device includes a plurality of fastening tools, a movement mechanism for making the plurality of fastening tools move relative to each other, an imaging part imaging of a plurality of f...
An arrangement configured to allocate resources of a plurality of data storage media to a plurality virtual machines, the arrangement comprising: an interface configured to receive a first data access rate requirement for a first of the plurality of virtual machines and a second data access rate requirement for a secon...
Power amplifier having a common input and a plurality of outputs. In some embodiments, a power amplifier can include a plurality of signal paths having a common input node. Each signal path can include a dedicated amplifier stage, and be configured to be capable of amplifying a radio-frequency (RF) signal received at t...
A system and method for establishing a dynamic wireless communication network with a plurality of autonomous aerial vehicles, such as drones. The drones can dynamically change the size and availability of the communication network, and work with an existing communication network, such as cellular telecommunications or ...
The cross-correlation of corresponding signals facilitates the development of sensor nanotechnologies including a catheter for performing ablation of cardiac arrhythmias and a biocompatible electrical interface with monitoring capabilities. Cross-correlation of data acquired with differing techniques enables system cal...
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of optical scanning devices, a job receiver, a job executor, an image discriminator for discriminating whether a formation-target image included in an image forming job is a single-color image or a multi-color image, a first condition judger, a second condition judger and...
There are provided a human body sound transmission system and a method. The human body sound transmission system according to an aspect of the present invention directly or indirectly contacts a human body to apply coupled signals of high frequency sound signals with high frequency signals, which recover sound signals ...
An information processing system, including an information processing apparatus configured to connect to a network by any of communication in accordance with a first communication method with a first connection control device and communication in accordance with a second communication method, different from the first c...
A network device interface configured for communication over a plurality of wireless networks is provided. The network device interface includes a first physical network interface card (NIC) configured to allow communication over a first type of wireless communication protocol; a second physical network interface card ...
The present invention is an apparatus to confine a plurality of charged particles that include a plurality of coil heads that includes a plurality of superconducting coils, a bobbin and a plurality of insulation material and a plurality of support legs that include 2 support legs that are in conductive contact with eac...
A flow battery includes an electrode operable to be wet by a solution having a reversible redox couple reactant. In one embodiment, the electrode can have plurality of micro and macro pores, wherein the macro pores have a size at least one order of magnitude greater than a size of the micro pores. In another embodiment...
Configurations are disclosed for presenting virtual reality and augmented reality experiences to users. The system may comprise an image-generating source to provide one or more frames of image data in a time-sequential manner, a light modulator configured to transmit light associated with the one or more frames of ima...
In a method and a device for checking the adjustment of a plurality of actuators driven by a common drive in different mass flow channels of an internal combustion engine, the actuators are adjusted between a first limit stop and a second limit stop in the particular mass flow channel. The actuators are brought by thei...
Described herein are methods and systems for assigning a plurality of endpoints of a video conference system to a plurality of encoders located on a server of the video conference system. At least a first group of the endpoints is assigned to first one of the encoders, and at least a second group of the endpoints, the ...
A light emitting display is configured to reduce or prevent motion blur by shortening a time that a black frame is displayed between image frames. One embodiment includes display region, a data driver, a scan driver, and a controller. The display region displays frames of images according to a data signal and a scan si...
Provided is a gas turbine including: a first compressor which compresses air; a mixer which adds the compressed air from the first compressor to fuel and generates a fuel mixture; a combustor which combusts the generated fuel mixture from the mixer; a plurality of flow meters which adjusts an amount of the air or the f...
A conduit for passing fiber optic cables through a fiber optic shelf includes a floor section and two sidewalls joining opposing sides of the floor extending towards a top of the conduit. The sidewalls and floor form a u-shaped enclosure having an opening at the top. A fastening anchor having a first tab joins the floo...