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Systems and methods for causing a stunt switcher to run a
Disclosed herein are systems and methods for causing a stunt switcher to run a multi-video-source digital-video effect (DVE). An example method involves (i)...
Integrated home lighting and notification system
An integrated lighting and notification system includes a light fixture connected to an electrical power supply, a camera, a control unit, and a trigger device....
Fuser locking assembly for an electrophotographic imaging device
An imaging device, including a locking assembly connected to the frame of the imaging device and selectively engaged with the fuser assembly thereof when the...
System for gas oven control
An improved system for control of a gas oven appliance is provided. A valve provides for control of the flow of gas to the burner. After preheating the oven,...
Hub-based drive coupling mechanism for a fuser backup member, and methods
of using same
A hub-based drive coupling mechanism for a fusing assembly, including a gear operatively coupled to a motor; a hub member; and a backup roll having a shaft...
Ligated anionic-element reagent complexes (LAERCs) as novel reagents
A novel ligated reagent complex is provided. The ligated reagent includes at least one zero-valent atom, whether metal, metalloid, or non-metal, in complex with...
Catalyst materials for hydrogenating olefins and shifting carbon monoxide
The disclosure provides catalyst materials useful for hydrogenating olefins and shifting carbon monoxide and methods for using such catalyst materials. In one...
Magnetic macroinitiators and magnetically induced chain reactions
This invention provides a method of initiating chain reaction in a chain reaction medium including (a) a macroinitiator and (b) chain reactants selected from...
Gas separation by vaporized compound
An improved process for deacidizing a gaseous mixture with reduced overall energy costs is described. The process involves contacting the gaseous mixture with...
Process for freshening air
A process for imparting scent to air comprising the steps of: providing a plurality of particles in a reservoir; heating the reservoir to melt the particles to...
Ultra light adjustable thermal system for hammocks
A hammock system according to one example embodiment includes an upper hammock bed with a length, a lower hammock bed with a length greater than the length of...
Instruction based on competency assessment and prediction
An intelligent tutoring system can be implemented using filters, predictive modeling, and a knowledge warehouse, which allows content to be dynamically selected...
Lane departure warning/assistance method and system having a threshold
adjusted based on driver impairment...
A method/system for lane departure warning/assistance that warns the driver that the vehicle is about to leave a current lane and enter an adjacent lane. The...
Magnetic helical physical unclonable function measured above flight
A helical physical unclonable function is disclosed. The helical physical unclonable function may be used to authenticate a supply item for an imaging device....
Imaging device with diagnostic testing for fatal errors
A method and system are disclosed for detecting a fatal error condition in a printing device having an intermediate transfer member for facilitating toner...
Toner cartridge for use in an image forming device
A toner cartridge according to one example embodiment includes a housing that defines a reservoir for containing toner. An exit port in fluid communication with...
Fastener stretch measurement fixture
Fixtures and methods are described herein to measure fastener stretch after fastener application. The measurement fixtures may include fastener contacting...
Water heater appliance and a method for operating a water heater appliance
A water heater appliance and method for operating a water heater appliance are provided. The method includes measuring a temperature of water within the water...
Water heater with centering thermal break support
A water heater is provided that includes a centering ring or thermal barrier that facilitates centering or alignment of a tank of the water heater while also...
An oven appliance includes features for permitting movement of a door of the oven appliance relative to a cabinet of the oven appliance. The oven appliance also...
Switching module for a valve controller
A valve controller assembly includes a first switch that generates a first input signal based on an operational parameter of a control valve, and a docking...
Commercial motor vehicle and heavy equipment battery locking device and
system for use
The present invention relates to a commercial motor vehicle and heavy equipment battery locking device, methods of producing the same, and methods of utilizing...
Extended operation engine coolant composition
The invention relates to an engine coolant composition, and a method of increasing the operational life of a coolant composition in an engine, wherein an...
Weather resistant polyoxymethylene compositions
The present invention relates to a composition comprising a) at least one polyoxymethylene (A) having terminal OH-groups of more than 15 mmol/kg, b) at least...
Water swellable rubber composition having stable swelling property at high
A water swellable rubber composition comprising (a) a non-water swellable base rubber, (b) an ethylene oxide based hydrophilic elastomer having from zero up to...
Bis-quaternary ammonium salts and methods for modulating neuronal
nicotinic acetylcholine receptors
Provided are bis-quaternary ammonium compounds which are modulators of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. Also provided are methods of using the compounds for...
Pharmaceutical vial processing system and method
An improved pharmaceutical vial processing system and method groups vials on an automated dispensing line according to diverting needs. The improved...
Rack stopper system
The present invention provides a rack stopper system for holding a plurality of components and/or component trays on a rack and then allowing the component...
System and method for improved control, response and energy management of
A hybrid vehicle for providing improved control, response and energy management. The vehicle including a first sensor configured to determine base data...
Bumper moment inducer
A bumper for a vehicle is provided where the bumper adapted to induce torque of the bumper during a collision, the bumper having a crush box. The bumper...
Light emitting diode lighting system
Methods, systems, devices and/or apparatus related to lighting systems, and, specifically, to LED lighting systems for vehicles. One example provides a lighting...
Low chlorine odor control compositions
An odor control composition includes (a) at least one fragrance and (b) a halo active aromatic sulfonamide compound of Formula (I): ##STR00001## wherein...
Laparoscopic fascial closure system
A tissue closure device to assist in retrieving a suture during a suturing procedure, the device including an elongated body having a proximal end, a distal...
Light mounting bracket
Motorcycle ignition coil assembly
Communication traffic management
A computer-implemented method, computer program product, and computing system is provided for managing communication traffic relaying in a multiparty...
System for self organization of an internet protocol television grid
A self-organizing internet protocol television (IPTV) grid system that: establishes an internet protocol television grid including an IPTV server, a plurality...
Biometric monitoring and alerting for a vehicle
A computer storage medium has embodied thereon computer-readable instructions that, when executed, perform a method for identifying biometric markers within a...
Systems and methods for indicating the presence of a mobile device within
a passenger cabin
Systems and methods for indicating the presence of a mobile device within a passenger cabin are provided. A method for indicating the presence of a mobile...
Context based document analysis
A method, computer program product, and computer system for identifying, by a computing device, content in a document, wherein the content includes a language...
System and method for secured host-slave communication
Slave device circuitry, including processing circuitry which is configured to determine a new session identification value; determine a seed value using a...
Positioning mechanism for a roller of an intermediate transfer member
An ITM module for an imaging device, including a frame; a tension roll disposed in the frame; an ITM belt rotatably coupled to the frame and formed as an...
Formulation for a developer mix having tribocharge uniformity across
different temperature and humidity conditions
A developer mix formulation having tribocharge uniformity across varying temperature and humidity conditions is provided. A developer mix used in a dual...
Closed loop load force estimation systems and methods
What is described is a system for determining a force applied to an outer disc of an aircraft brake by an actuator motor. The system includes a current sensor...
Monitoring using passive infra-red sensing
Detecting infrared radiation from a rodent in a cage using an infrared sensor array with a field of view that corresponds to a moving area of the rodent to...
Autonomous vehicle detection of and response to yield scenarios
An automated driving system and methods are disclosed. The automated driving system includes a perception system disposed on an autonomous vehicle. The...
Conduction based magneto caloric heat pump
A heat pump is provided that uses multiple stages of MCMs to cause heat transfer between a heat receiving end and a heat transmitting end. Thermal blocks are...
Diverter and lid assembly for use with a rain barrel device and system
A diverter for a rain barrel includes a scoop portion configured to fit within a gutter downspout, a rain barrel fitting portion configured to fluidly attach...
Washing machine appliance dispensing cup with pump
A fluid additive dispenser for a washing machine appliance is provided that includes a pump in the form of an aspirator to help remove one or more fluid...
Sesquiterpene synthase gene and protein
The invention relates to sesquiterpene synthases and methods for their production and use. Particularly, the invention provides nucleic acids comprising the...