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An diaphragm electrolytic cell for decomposing brine into free chlorine gas for distribution in a water pool against varying gas pressure. The cell has a brine inlet column, a liquid product discharge column, and a chlorine withdrawal column extending above the cell, with the brine inlet column vented to the atmosphere...
Apparatus is disclosed for providing a predetermined surface scan velocity of the projected field of view of a scanning instrument. The invention is adapted for use in a scanning instrument having scan drive means including an inertial element and detector means coupled to the inertial element for detecting or projecti...
A program synthesis system comprises a function decomposition unit for decomposing a function according to a predetermined specification so as to obtain detailed functions of the specification, a similarity decision unit for retrieving intermediates similar to the detailed specification detailed by the function decompo...
In order to hold data correctly for a longer time in a flash PC card comprising a flash memory device, a timer starts counting a predetermined time when the PC card is removed from a host. When the PC card is inserted into the host again, a controller refreshes data stored in the flash memory device if the timer has co...
Portable device allowing to carry out the authentication between two interlocutors, for which both the user of the portable system and the other interlocutors or computers have the same digits stored in the rows of a table, which have been randomly generated at a previous time. Each table contains a string of numbers o...
A method and apparatus for providing a substrate coating having a predetermined resistivity is described. The method comprises the steps of providing a substrate to be coated in a vacuum chamber, creating a plasma in the chamber, and depositing ions of the plasma on the substrate to form a ta-C substrate coating. The c...
The method produces glass tubes having a predetermined inner profile according to a Vello-method or Down-Draw method, wherein molten glass emerges from an outlet orifice of a melt feed and is drawn over a shaping body to form a hollow drawing bulb, and the drawing bulb is drawn over a profile forming body downstream of...
An image forming apparatus and printing methods include a media support member to support media and an ink applicator unit to selectively apply ink to the media disposed on the media support member in a print mode. The image forming apparatus and printing methods also include a heating unit to preheat at least one of t...
Retrofitting recommender systems, so that they can scale to large data, is disclosed. The principal notion is to reduce data requirements of existing recommender engines by performing a type of data reduction that minimizes the loss of information given the engine. The reductions covered in this invention are designed ...
A system, method, computer-readable media, and related techniques are disclosed for presenting one or more search queries and at least one search result corresponding to at least one of the queries. In an embodiment, the method may include receiving a portion of a search query. In response to receiving at least a porti...
The apparatus connects to a pressurized sterile liquid source SOSPE and to an aspiration source SOSPI and is composed of two basic channels, one for a pressurized sterile liquid jet Jet HP for dissection and the other for a flow jet Jet DEBIT for lavage/rinsing or irrigation, with each channel linked to a specific hand...
A device is provided for locating a fixed point of reference with respect to a predetermined segment of a rotary member while the latter is disposed in a selected position of rotary adjustment. The device includes a bracket adjustably mounted on a support spaced from the rotary member. Removably mounted on the bracket ...
A video line digitizer for digitizing predetermined lines of successive fes of a composite video signal includes a video line digitizer for converting the analog component of the video signal into a series of digital data representations. The composite video signal consists of successive frames. The frames each consis...
A two element lens system provides a close up lens system which may be installed on a camera either above or under water, and allows the camera to be used in air and underwater without a means for lens position adjustment. The system uses two meniscus elements in a holder attachable to a receptacle on a camera body ove...
The present invention provides an automatic preconditioning connection device and method for automatically optimizing and coupling a selected external peripheral device to a computer. The automatic preconditioning connection device is coupled, either directly or in daisy-chain fashion, to a plurality of external periph...
The profile lines of plate-like grid electrodes are formed by a first punching step and separation lines of the plate-like grid electrodes are formed by a subsequent punching step. The angle of a crossing portion formed by the profile line and the separation line is set to not less than 70 degrees and not more than 110...
A motorcycle equipped with an enclosed battery having a closed structure, is characterized by installing the enclosed battery in a manner that a side face of a battery case makes an angle with a vertical direction of a body frame of the motorcycle. With this arrangement of the enclosed battery, it becomes possible to r...
On shearing a melted glass stream flowing along a first direction at a first speed into a melted glass lump flowing along the first direction at a second speed faster than the first speed by a cutter section, the cutter section is closed and opened along the first direction and is also moved in a second direction subst...
A design protection circuit for a logic circuit comprised of a counter for receiving clock pulses with the logic circuit and apparatus for resetting the logic circuit upon the counter counting a predetermined number of clock pulses, the predetermined number being higher than a highest number of clock pulses required by...
Color image decoding is achieved by a simplified method of decoding a spatially and chromatically multiplexing image plane (32), such as a plane consisting of RGB (Red-Green-Blue) pixels (22) by performing a summation of pixels of all three colors in a neighborhood of a missing pixel. The decoding process has applicati...
A method for producing a lenticular material having a predetermined surface characteristic of high quality and definition formed on one side thereof is disclosed. The method includes the steps of providing a rotating, engraved cylindrical roll, advancing a material along a predetermined path of travel while directing o...
An RF unit and a modem unit receive packet signals. A processing unit processes the received packet signals. A measurement unit measures the received power of the packet signals received. A monitoring unit monitors the variation in the received power of the packet signals measured by the measurement unit. When the rece...
A smal-size apparatus for sorting sheets or the like can form a delivery route by repeating sorting operation and prevent an overflow of sheets or the like. To this end, auxiliary sorting compartments are provided in an accumulator means in the sorting operation for the first time, and when an overflow occurs, the allo...
A multi-address space control for use in a information processing system includes accessing a plurality of address spaces produced by different address translation table based on a selection command for a plurality of first address registers, and comparing a program status word key with a main storage key in a main sto...
The present invention is a valve that provides for automatic and accurate fluid dispensing of two fluids at a predetermined ratio. The valve is designed to be easily assembled and disassembled by hand without the need for hand tools, and includes a diluent flow body and a concentrate flow body releasably securable to a...
A system, a method, and an article of manufacture for adjusting temperature levels in predetermined locations in a boiler system are provided. The boiler system has a plurality of burners and a plurality of temperature sensors and CO sensors disposed therein. The system determines locations within the boiler system tha...
An image forming apparatus including a conveyance unit to convey a transfer medium, a first image forming unit to form a monochrome image transferred at a first transfer position onto the transfer medium, and a second image forming unit disposed downstream from the first image forming unit in a direction of conveyance ...
A vehicle lamp 10 includes a projection lens 12 which is disposed on an optical axis which extends in a longitudinal direction of a vehicle, an LED 14 which emits light which is directed towards a rear focal point F of the projection lens, an LED 16 which emits light which is directed towards the rear focal poi...
A semiconductor device including a plurality of blocks, each individual block of the plurality of blocks being capable of carrying out different types of internal operations, one internal operation at a time, and each internal operation lasting one cycle. A control unit configured to successively select one individual ...
A device for releasably holding an elongated object, such as a test tube, in a predetermined orientation includes a gripping element configured for circumferential expansion and contraction with respect to the object. An actuator element coupled to the gripping element is configured to effect circumferential expansion ...
A cannula has a front part in a direction of a center axis X with its forward end portion closed. The front part has a plurality of nozzle orifices each of which has an orifice axis Y intersecting the center axis X. Each of the nozzle orifices has a first diameter in a first direction parallel to the center axis X and ...
An apparatus usable for controlling the removal of newborn infants from a maternity ward or other restricted area which includes an electrical transponder member detachably securable to an umbilical cord clamping device such that the transponder is attached to the umbilical cord clamping device when clamped upon the um...