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Composite material with chirped resonant cells
A composite material comprising a dielectric material and a plurality of non-overlapping local resonant cell groups disposed across the dielectric material is...
Inductively powered transponder device
An inductively powered transponder device has an unpackaged integrated circuit in which is integrated an antenna for receiving power and signal from radio...
Creating high voltage FETs with low voltage process
An integrated circuit (IC) includes a high voltage first-conductivity type field effect transistor (HV-first-conductivity FET) and a high voltage second-type...
Fuel cell apparatus
A fuel cell apparatus including fuel cell blocks electrically re-configurable in at least two arrangements by a control module.
Projector with automatic focusing assistance
A projector with automatic focusing assistance includes a focus control for controlling the focus of optics of the projector, and a focus control use sensor. The...
Free flow fluid delivery system for printing device
Methods are provided for use in a printing device. One method includes allowing a printing fluid to flow from a fluid supply container to a fluid reservoir of a...
Drop generator for ultra-small droplets
A drop generator includes a substrate, and a mandrel that is disposed on the substrate for shaping the drop generator chamber. The mandrel is covered by the...
Fluid-dispensing devices and methods
An embodiment includes determining a temperature change of a fluid-ejecting substrate, and determining a mass of fluid ejected from the fluid-ejecting substrate...
A embodiment of a stand includes a base, a support, and a biasing member. The biasing member provides a biasing force to urge the support to a first position...
A data consolidator is arranged to receive and process input data comprising: import data of a first type; and delta import data for transforming data of the...
Fuel storage devices and apparatus including the same
A fuel storage device in accordance with a present invention includes a fuel storage area and at least one of a fuel heater, a byproduct heater and a valve.
Constant-weight-code-based addressing of nanoscale and mixed
Various embodiments of the present invention include methods for determining nanowire addressing schemes and include microscale/nanoscale electronic devices that...
Hybrid integrated source of polarization-entangled photons
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to systems configured to generate polarization-entangled photons. In one embodiment of the present...
Methods and apparatus for detecting and adjusting over-scanned images
A method for adjusting images displayed on a television set, the television set being coupled to receive image information from an image-generating electronic...
Devices and methods for integrated circuit manufacturing
Integrated circuits and methods for producing them are provided. In particular, integrated circuits with shielding elements are provided.
Integral reflector and heat sink
A lamp assembly including an integral reflector and heat sink having a reflector portion comprising an integrated heat sink and a plurality of integral cooling...
Fluid ejection device
A fluid ejection device having a first fluid feed source having a first fluid feed source edge in communication with a substrate surface, first firing resistors...
System and method for reconstructing client web page accesses from
captured network packets
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for reconstructing client web page accesses is provided that comprises capturing network-level...
System and method for testing a component in a computer system using
A computer system comprising a processor configured to cause an operating system to be booted, a test module, and a component coupled to the test module and...
System and method for asynchronous backup of virtual disks in a
distributed storage array
Systems and methods for asynchronous backup of virtual disks in a distributed storage array are disclosed. An exemplary method may comprise receiving an IO...
Routing cache management with route fragmentation
One embodiment disclosed relates to an apparatus for routing packets towards destination addresses. The apparatus includes at least a routing table and a route...
System and method for transferring digital content on a memory card
A digital content transfer appliance comprises a memory card reader, a memory, and a controller. The memory card reader is configured to removably receive at...
Method and apparatus for driver circuit to provide a desired voltage level
to a device
A method includes a row precharge voltage applied to a node and a column voltage that is set. A row enable signal is pulsed to a switching device coupled between...
Mirror device for projection system having plurality of tiltable mirrors
A mirror device of one embodiment of the invention is for a projection system corresponding to one of a pixel and a sub-pixel of image data to be projected by...
Variable resolution optically addressed active display
A pixel cell is instructed to relay activation instructions to another pixel cell. The first pixel cell is instructed to activate. The activation instruction is...
An electronic device includes a first member, and a second member which includes segments. At least one of the first member and the second member is movable...
Printing device and method
A device and method for assisting a user to clear a media jam in a printing device that announces pages, picks media responsively to the announced pages and...
Three phase capacitance-based sensing and actuation
Various systems and methods for sensing are provided. In one embodiment, a sensing system is provided that includes a first electrode array disposed on a proof...
Method and apparatus for role-based security policy management
A method and corresponding tool are described for security policy management in a network comprising a plurality of hosts and at least one configurable policy...
Method and apparatus for logging the execution history of an operating
Disclosed herein are a method and apparatus for logging the execution history of an operating system kernel by including an event description in a production...
Instrumenting java code by modifying bytecodes
A method of instrumenting a method of a class by modifying bytecodes is disclosed. The method comprises: providing an interface, by which the method can be...
Method and apparatus for providing updated processor polling information
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and an apparatus to collect and dynamically update processor polling information. In one method embodiment, the...
Pipeline stage initialization via task frame accessed by a memory pointer
propagated among the pipeline stages
An embodiment of the present invention includes a pipeline comprising a plurality of stages and a pipeline timing controller controlling a plurality of...
Selective memory allocation
Methodology, systems and media associated with selectively allocating memory are described. One exemplary method embodiment comprises receiving a quality data...
Method and system for managing connections in a computer network
A method and system are disclosed for managing connections in a computer network. In accordance with exemplary embodiments of the present invention, a switch...
Dynamic agent with embedded web server and mark-up language support for
An agent computer program for use in an automated electronic commerce infrastructure. A client-agent communication mechanism for enabling communication between...
System and method for harvesting of data from peripheral devices
A system and method harvest data from at least one device, by canvassing the devices and tracking which canvassed devices yielded harvested data and then...
Single system for managing multi-platform data retrieval
A method of interacting with one or more data sources storing information and a system for performing the method thereof. The method receives a user request to...
System and method for indexing a video sequence
A method and system for indexing a video sequence comprised of video information and audio information, wherein the video sequence has been created by at least...
Method and apparatus for three-dimensional shadow lightening
A method of image processing is provided, the method including acquiring a digital image having a three-dimensional shadow, determining a boundary of the...
Transmission of generalized scalable bit-streams
A method of encrypting a transmission unit of a generalized scalable bit-stream includes, for each atom of the transmission unit, concatenating bit-stream...
Database for use in telephone communications
Techniques for storing data used in making announcements in telephone communications are disclosed. In an embodiment, an announcement depends on classes of...
Providing a notification including location information for nodes in an
An overlay network is used to logically represent an underlying physical network. A network condition is monitored by a node in a target region of the network....
Process for monitoring the quality of service in a telecommunication
network and apparatus for the same
A Process for monitoring the quality of service of the communication over an Internet or intranet network, said process being executed in a end-user terminal and...
System and method for monitoring network traffic
A system includes a packet reader configured to scan packets transmitted through a network for pre-specified criteria. The packets include endpoint information...
Computer system with multiple-connector apparatus
A computer system comprises a multiple-connector apparatus. The multiple-connector apparatus can be retracted into the computer system.
Method and system for using an optical sensor array to control a labeling
A method for using an optical sensor array to control a labeling device includes scanning a surface texture of an imageable media with the optical sensor array,...
Determining inverse transfer functions of output devices having limited
An inverse transfer function of a limited bit depth output device having N primary colorants (e.g., a six-color printer) is determined. An N-dimensional...
Security systems and monitoring methods using quantum states
A security system uses a source capable of producing an entangled state of a sensing mode and a reference mode. The sensing mode has a path that enters an area...
Systems and methods for sampling an image sensor
Systems and methods according to the present invention provide techniques which adjust the sampling scheme associated with an image sensor in order to provide...