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A method and device is disclosed wherein a subject is excited by electromagnetic radiation in a locally limited range to emit radiation that is not coherent with the exciting radiation. The radiation of atoms lying close to one another on the surface of the subject is not correlated, i.e., the excited point of light ra...
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 indicating lamp unit or the like is mounted on a wall of a motor vehicle body through mounting pins carried by the lighting unit and carrying retaining means which fit in holes formed in the body wall. Each mounting hole in the body wall is of banjo shape, having a first part through which the retaining means can fr...
A method of generating reports for data in the form of a multiplicity of data files in an accessible data storage medium uses a user interface to specify a desired report and a sample data file name, the data file names having a variable portion and a non-variable portion. A search algorithm searches the accessible dat...
A device positionable in a cavity of a bodily organ (e.g., a heart) may discriminate between fluid (e.g., blood) and non-fluid tissue (e.g., wall of heart) to provide information or a mapping indicative of a position and/or orientation of the device in the cavity. Discrimination may be based on flow, or some other char...
The device is equipped with several protocol decoding means (DCDi) corresponding respectively to various communication protocols so as to be capable of dialoguing with the said communication apparatus during transactions selectively according to one of these communication protocols; the method comprises an automatic pr...
The present invention provides for a method of converting an anionic latex to a cationic latex by the addition of a steric stabilizer and a cationic surfactant. The invention also provides for a method of using the cationic latex prepared by the conversion, in an asphalt emulsion. The converted latex provides improved ...
Method and apparatus for synthesizing element arrangements from an example. Embodiments may synthesize element arrangement patterns from an example arrangement. Embodiments may combine a texture synthesis technique based on local neighborhood comparison of an example and a target with procedural modeling based on local...
The invention concerns a hydrodynamic coupling or a hydrodynamic brake with the following features: having an impeller and a turbine wheel, which together form a toroidal working chamber; the impeller sits on a driveshaft, and the turbine wheel sits on a driven shaft; having a housing, which encloses the impeller and, ...
A mirror, particularly for examination of cavities, for example, a surgical mirror or dental mirror, having a mirror element mounted in a holder being connected to a hollow handle, the surface of the mirror being provided with a plurality of small apertures through which a gaseous medium, supplied externally through th...
An interface device, such as for a System-on-Chip (SoC) bus, transfers data from an input queue through an output to a target. The interface device includes a buffer network for buffering input data when the target is not available for receiving the data. A multiplexer switches between a first operating condition for d...
An electronic shutter control system provided with an imaging device, a driving circuit to drive and control the imaging device and an exposure control circuit to output a signal to the drive circuit. The shutter opens in synchronization with a signal to read out electric charge in a photoelectric converter section to ...
Methods and systems are provided which enable options broker-dealers to execute a listed options contract trade order while simultaneously eliminating (or at least reducing) exposure to the negative consequences associated with toxic (or likely toxic) trades in the options market. By using toxicity and/or profit analyz...
A method of controlling the opening of a fiber feed at an opening machine like a cleaning machine or a card, in which an opening element is moved past a fiber feed for loosening and taking over of fibers; simultaneously attenuating the fiber feed; determining an output signal corresponding to the opening degree of the ...
1,216,427. Twist wrapping machines. UKRAINSKY NAUCHNO - ISSLEDOVATELSKY I KONSTRUKTORSKY INSTITUT PRODOVOLSTVENNOGO MASHINOSTROENIA. 23 May, 1968, No. 24663/68. Addition to 1,123,699. Heading B8C. The twist wrapping machine described and claimed in the parent case is modified in that each of the slots formed in the rot...
A resource management system for tracking the real-time location and status of a plurality of trucks during interaction with a plurality of batch plants and a plurality of jobsites to provide a system for managing the trucks and drivers; providing customer efficiency; and providing dispatch accountability. Vehicle-moun...
The invention relates to a lorry or lorry trailer for the transportation of interchangeable bodies, such as, for example, containers, with a preferably hydraulically operated tilting platform for tilting the interchangeable bodies about a pivoting axis arranged near to the end of the motor vehicle or trailer and runnin...
The covering adhering apparatus serves the purpose of providing for example sheets around parts of panellings on passenger cars with a sheet or some other covering; for example applying a red, green, yellow etc. covering. For this purpose, the corresponding part (2) is placed in a receptacle (3) and lowered, to be prec...
An aircraft nosewheel damping arrangement comprises a nosewheel support axle (6) mounted for rotation about a steering axis (A) and an eddy current damper (24) coupled to the nosewheel support axle (6) to damp oscillations of the nosewheel support axle (6) about the steering axis (A)....
The invention provides an improved apparatus for the irregular local treatment of yarn, for example for non-continuous dyeing of textile yarn. The yarn is moved through one or more treatment zones at constant or varying velocity and is sprayed with a treatment fluid from a moving nozzle. According to the invention at l...
A device belonging to a wireless communication system and adapted to exchange information with another device of the system within a main band of frequencies includes N different antennas having respectively different antenna characteristics, with N being greater than one. A controllable selector selects one of the ant...
Title information on music composition data recorded on a reproduction CD is acquired from a title information providing site and recorded on a recording MD together with composition data. A recording/reproducing apparatus ( 100 ) transmits TOC information acquired from the reproduction CD to a title information provid...
A mixer for viscous material has a plurality of rotating knife impellers which coact with stationary breaking knives in a cylindrical housing. The cylindrical housing has a converging portion containing guide ribs, stationary knives, and guide paddles. The shaft, in the converging portion, mounts helical ribbon segment...
A device for regulating the advancing movement of articles in a given direction comprises a plurality of conveyors, such as for example belt conveyors, between an input supply conveyor and a positive drive output conveyor operating to supply, for example, a packaging machine. In order to adapt automatically to the hand...
Synchronization device (20), plant and machines (12, 13) for laying cables (11) such as electric conductors, optical fibres, ropes or suchlike. The machines (12, 13) are distinct and independent with respect to each other and each comprises unwinding members (12) consisting of at least a pair of capstans (14) to unwind...
A system and method of using an example document to create another document with the same style. The style is determined by examining the example file for syntax patterns that are required in a document of this type. Each pattern is used to create a section template (a sub-template for a larger template). After all the...
A system for controlling a transrectal probe, for example a transrectal ultrasound probe for echography, comprises a probe and a structure for supporting the probe that is carried by the wrist of a multi-axis manipulator robot. Operatively set between the wrist of the robot and the probe is a load cell. The system furt...
A sealing gasket comprising at least one zone for putting into contact via a sealing barrier with a gasket-receiver support such as a rabbet on a frame surrounding a recess for a moving panel in the automobile industry or a contact zone between two stationary panels in the construction industry, wherein said sealing ba...
An embodiment of the present invention discloses a carriage, for instance for a buggy, including a frame to which a number of first arms are pivotally connected, wherein the first arms can be placed in a position of use and in a compact position, wherein the carriage has at least one locking device. An embodiment of th...
The present invention relates to a joining device ( 10 ) comprising a clevis ( 22 ) and a connecting member ( 28 ), the member ( 28 ) pierced with a through hole ( 30 ) being housed between a first and a second lug ( 26 a , 26 b ) of the clevis, these lugs respectively having a first clevis hole ( 32 a ) and a ...
A method and a device for dividing a whole or half a tobacco leaf into usable portions, for example, binders or wrappers, in which the tobacco leaf is spread on two or more contour knives, the cutting edges of which are pressed across the material of the tobacco leaf, wherein the punched-out tobacco leaf portions are l...
A lamp assembly capable of functioning both as fog lamp and cornering lamp on a motor vehicle, comprising a fixed reflector within a housing, a movable reflector positioned forwardly of the fixed reflector, and a light bulb mounted to the fixed reflector via a bulb holder, with the bulb holder extending forwardly from ...
An electronic device includes an integrated circuit with a MOS transistor and a heating circuit electrically coupled to at least two points of one of the source or drain semiconductive region of the transistor. A portion of the source or drain semiconductive region between the two points forms a resistive element. The ...
L'invention concerne un système conçu pour rediriger un colis d'un lieu de livraison primaire (par exemple une adresse privée) à une banque de casiers, et permettant de rediriger le colis suite à une tentative de livraison infructueuse sur le lieu de livraison primaire. Dans certains modes de réalisation,...
An integrated circuit includes a substrate and at least one component unfavorably sensitive to compressive stress which is arranged at least partially within an active region of the substrate limited by an insulating region. To address compressive stress in the active region, the circuit further includes at least one e...
Packaging device ( 10, 10′, 10 ″) for packaging at least one object ( 12, 12′, 12 ″), that is essentially flat, in particular a valuable technical object, such as a lithium-ion cell, comprising: a bottom plate ( 14 ) having at least one first side rim ( 42 ), which is linear in regard to at least a part ther...
In an apparatus for producing flat plastic moldings, for example identity cards, the mold includes a conic core and a die-block member shaped in accordance with the core member. The opposing side surfaces of the core and die-block members, which are inclined to the opening direction of the mold, enclose a mold space on...
Communication network architectures, systems and methods for supporting a network of mobile nodes. As a non-limiting example, various aspects of this disclosure provide detail of a method, a system, and a non-transitory storage medium for managing and triggering handover of a mobile network node in a network of moving ...