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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...
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for estimating document similarity. During operation, the system selects a collection of documents which includes a first set of passages, constructs a passage-sequence model based on the first set of passages, receives a new document which includes a second set...
A method and device are disclosed for drilling a pit or passage extending substantially vertically into the ground, and a flexible hose therefor. The method includes providing a frame with a pressure chamber; arranging a first outer end of a flexible tube on the pressure chamber using at least one connecting device; ap...
An airfoil for a gas turbine engine includes pressure and suction side walls joined to one another at leading and trailing edges. The pressure and suction side walls surround an airfoil cavity and provide an exterior airfoil surface. A baffle is arranged in the airfoil cavity and includes a supply hole. Ribs extend bet...
Bei einem erfindungsgemäßen Verfahren zum bedarfsweisen Erzeugen von Durchbrüchen in einem Karosserieabschnitt (1) eines Kraftfahrzeuges sind wenigstens zwei Führungslöcher (5) vorgesehen, die fallweise benötigten Durchbrüchen (3) im Karosserieabschnitt (1) entsprechen. Je nachdem, welcher Durchbruch (3) bei der...
A fluid vaporizing device (100) such as an aerosol generator having a tubular heater in the form of thin film of resistance heating material lining a fluid passage (130) and method for forming the tubular heater within the fluid passage (130). The tubular heater can be heated to volatilize a fluid within the passage. T...
L'invention porte sur un dispositif d'affichage (40) destiné à être utilisé dans un escalier roulant (20) de façon à afficher des informations relatives au sens d'écoulement du trafic. Selon une forme d'exécution, un panneau d'affichage (42) est supporté sur une surface (38) qui est ménag...
Methods and compositions for treating or preventing microbial infection in mammals with sulfated polysaccharides wherein the polysaccharides have a degree of sulfation effective to enable maximal interaction of constituent sulfate groups with the microbe which causes the infection and wherein the sulfated polysaccharid...
An apparatus ( 12 ) is provided for use in determining a length at least representative of the length of a tube that defines a passage in an optical fibre cable ( 10 ) along which an optical fibre unit can be installed by blowing. The apparatus ( 12 ) comprises a pressure reservoir ( 32 ) in which a gas at a known pres...
There is provided control apparatus for controlling fluid flow between a bidirectional motor, a pump and a container, and includes a control valve that has a slide operative between neutral and first and second operative positions. A compensating valve is provided in the supply conduit that holds the upstream pressure ...
A tilt cylinder for tilting an outboard engine has first and second cylinder chambers. A pair of on/off valves is movably disposed in respective fluid passages connected to a hydraulic pump and the first and second cylinder chambers, respectively. The on/off valves are operatively combined with respective shuttle valve...
A method for the formation of at least one passage hole in a high-temperature substrate is described. For each desired passage hole or group of passage holes, a node is first formed on the exterior surface of the substrate, by a laser consolidation process. The node functions as a pre-selected entry region for each pas...
Turbulence of an airflow returning to a magnetic disk along the base sidewall of a HDD is reduced to thereby reduce flutter of an actuator or a magnetic disk caused by the airflow, thus improving read/write performance. An HDD according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises a base, a top cover fixed to th...
Three or more independent passages are coupled to respective cylinders which are different from each other, and a collective portion where the independent passages collect is provided. An exhaust turbocharger is arranged downstream of the collective portion. Rotary throttle valves are arranged respectively in the indep...
The rotating shaft is connected to the generator; the high-pressure steam s is introduced to the expansion chamber b through the guide passage; when the energy of the high-pressure steam s during expansion process revolves the revolving scroll, the generator regenerates electric power. The connecting housing is provide...
An internal combustion engine includes a cylinder block defining at least one cylinder, and a cylinder head coupled to the cylinder block. A modular exhaust manifold is coupled to the cylinder head and is configured to receive exhaust gas from the cylinder head. The modular exhaust manifold includes a plurality of exha...
A variable volume transfer duct for maintaining an optimum volume of buffer gas in the transfer duct of a two-stroke engine during operation in order to minimize short circuit loss of fresh charge at all load levels during engine operation. The variable volume transfer duct that has two pieces, a top and a bottom duct ...
An endobronchial tube with a single lumen air flow passage is disclosed. The endobronchial tube includes three balloon cuffs, two longitudinally spaced to engage the trachea and one positioned within the bronchus of the patient, and dual air outlet ports. One of the air outlet ports is positioned between the two balloo...
Use of an oral pharmaceutical composition to reduce the intestinal passage effect on the active principle contained in, the said composition being in the form of a system which is self-microemulsifying on contact with an aqueous phase, comprising: a therapeutically effective amount of the said active principle; ...
An inlet particle separator system for a vehicle engine includes a hub section, a shroud section, a splitter, and a hub suction flow passage. The shroud section surrounds at least a portion of the hub section and is spaced apart therefrom to define a main flow passageway that has an air inlet. The splitter is disposed ...
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method classifying a number of noun phrases in a first text passage and a second text passage into a number of classifications. The method also includes determining a similarity between a noun phrase from the first text passage and a noun phase from the second text passag...
The recirculating flow in the vaned passage (32) in the case (44) surrounding the tips of the fan blades (43) of a turbo fan engine (10) or ducted fan propulsor is modified or blocked off during certain engine or aircraft operating modes. In one embodiment an aneroid valve (30) closes off the vaned passage (32) upon at...
A method of reporting suspense transaction detail to acquiring banks includes compiling financial transaction information to a database (14). The information in the database (14) is then routed to a server (16) operable with the World Wide Web. The financial transaction information from the server (16) is then accessed...
La présente invention concerne, dans un mode de réalisation donné à titre d'exemple, un procédé de passage d'un ou de plusieurs fluides à travers un compartiment. Le procédé peut comprendre la collecte d'un liquide sur un plateau, le passage d'une vapeur à travers le compartiment, et le mélan...
La présente invention concerne des procédés et des compositions relatifs à l'utilisation de cellules souches mésenchymateuses (CSM) à passage tardif pour le traitement de troubles cardiaques. De telles CSM peuvent être administrées au myocarde d'un sujet pour induire une prolifération de cardiomyocites...
A gas phase and a liquid phase pass countercurrently through a reaction vessel, and solid particles move from stage to stage in the reactor concurrently with either the liquid phase or the gas phase. In one embodiment of the invention the liquid phase is a hydrocarbon oil to be treated, for example, desulphurized, the ...
A flow battery includes a cell stack that has electrochemically active cells and manifolds that define common manifold passages in fluid communication with the electrochemically active cells. A supply/storage system is external of the cell stack and includes at least one vessel fluidly connected with respective ones of...
A guiding device guides, in a main body of a liquid ejection apparatus, a flexible passage forming member having a passage therein in a predetermined routing direction while curving the passage forming member. The guiding device includes a holding member. The holding member is engaged with a curved section of the passa...
An aluminum electrolytic tank anode carbon block characterized by edges of top surface carbon block are provided with chamfers, a row or two rows of carbon bowls are uniformly distributed on the top surface. Each row of carbon bowls are longitudinally arranged along the anode carbon block and consist of 3 to 5 carbon b...
An apparatus for detecting the flow amount of a fluid passing through a passage. The apparatus comprises a scroll chamber having a circular horizontal cross section and having an inlet opening defined in a tangential direction of the scroll chamber and an outlet opening defined at a substantial center portion of a bott...
AN APPARTUS FOR VAPORIZATION OF A LIQUID WHICH CONTAINS ELEMENTS WHICH CANNOT BE SEPARATED IN LIQUID PHASE. THE APPARATUS INCLUDES MEANS FOR FORMING A VAPOR CARRYING THE ELEMENTS AND MEANS FOR SEPARATING THE ELEMENTS FROM THE VAPOR AT THE OUTLET OF THE APPARATUS WHEREBY DEPOSITS OF THE ELEMENTS ARE NOT FOMRED IN THE AR...
An EGR valve includes a valve housing, a ball valve, a shaft, a valve holder held against the ball valve, and a valve seat. The valve holder includes a smaller-diameter portion, a larger-diameter portion, and an annular groove defined between the smaller-diameter portion and the larger-diameter portion. The annular gro...
A method for supporting a driver of a motor vehicle when driving the motor vehicle through a narrow passage. In order to provide a cost-effective method, the anticipated vehicle path to be covered next is displayed to the driver. The width of the vehicle path shown corresponds to the actual width of the vehicle. If the...
To deem a dedicated oil passage unnecessary and therefore make an engine equipped with a plurality of cylinder bores with substantially horizontal axes and provided with transmission mechanisms between a camshaft and crankshaft within a valve chamber more lightweight and compact while returning oil for a valve chamber ...
Release of an object into a human or an animal passage is performed via a catheter formed of telescopic first and second sheaths. The catheter is at least partially inserted into the passage to release the object in response to relative sliding of the first and second sheaths. The catheter includes a first fixing devic...