Eugene R Tippmann: Subatmospheric pressure cook-and-hold steaming oven. Roger M Rickert, August 17, 1993: US05235903 (58 worldwide citation)

A cooking and holding food preparation unit is disclosed having one or more food receiving compartments each including a door and a gasket for hermetically sealing the compartment when the door is closed. An open-topped tray for holding water is located near the bottom of the compartment and has the ...

Charles R Longabaugh: Method and apparatus for controlling cooking cycles in a cooking system. AMF Incorporated, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, January 13, 1987: US04636949 (58 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for controlling the operation of a commercial deep-fryer cooker as used in preparing fried chicken or other food products. The controller (11), according to the invention, has been designed to control essentially all aspects of the cooking process and includes a number of featur ...

Wataru Okase: Heat treatment apparatus. Tokyo Electron Kabushiki Kaisha, Tokyo Electron Tohoku Kabushiki, Beveridge DeGrandi Weilacher & Young, January 7, 1997: US05592581 (57 worldwide citation)

The workpiece, which is horizontally held in the treatment chamber, is heated by the planar heat generating members disposed on the upper and lower surfaces of the treatment chamber and controlled to predetermined temperature through respective heat equalizing members. Thus, the workpiece can be qui ...

Tadashi Nishimura, Kazuyuki Sugahara, Shigeru Kusunoki, Yasuo Inoue: Zone melting apparatus for monocrystallizing semiconductor layer on insulator layer. Mitsubishi Denki Kabushiki Kaisha, Lowe Price Leblanc Becker & Shur, September 15, 1987: US04694143 (57 worldwide citation)

A zone melting apparatus, in accordance with the present invention for monocrystallizing a semiconductor layer in a layered substance, includes: an upper elongated heater for zone melting of the semiconductor layer, the upper heater being disposed above and parallel to the semiconductor layer; a plu ...

Tetsuji Arai, Hiroshi Shimizu: Light-radiant furnace for heating semiconductor wafers. Ushio Denki Kabushiki Kaisha, Ziems Walter & Shannon, October 29, 1985: US04550245 (57 worldwide citation)

A light-radiant heating furnace including a box-shaped container, having a transparent wall portion, adapted to receive an object to be treated, for example, a large-sized semiconductor wafer, a reflector arranged in the proximity of outer surfaces of the transparent wall portion of the container, a ...

Yugai Kazuhiro, Nakamura Keitaro, Fujii Takashi: Method and apparatus for manufacturing fine particles. Nisshin Seifun Group, Nisshin Engineering, September 21, 2006: JP2006-247446 (56 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a manufacturing method of fine particles capable of obtaining fine particles of high quality having a fine and uniform particle size with high productivity, and a manufacturing apparatus of the fine particles.SOLUTION: A material for use in the manufacture of the fin ...

Theodore Pearlman, Wade Pearlman: Portable electric oven with fan and motor arrangement for improved heated air flow and motor cooling. Hudson Standard Corporation, Roylance Abrams Berdo & Goodman, September 1, 1998: US05801362 (56 worldwide citation)

An electrically heated convection oven with built-in rotisserie for rotisserie roasting, baking, broiling, defrosting, and dehydrating foodstuff is characterized by the use of two motors. One for operating a fan which rotates within the heating chamber to create high velocity air flow throughout the ...

William H Hamilton: Beverage warmer. Hamilton Dunn Research Co, Hopgood Calimafde Kalil Blaustein & Judlowe, June 11, 1985: US04523083 (55 worldwide citation)

A beverage warmer assembly comprising a support unit having an electrically heated surface on which a beverage-container unit such as a cup may rest, the container unit and the support unit having magnetically coacting elements so mounted to the respective units that a switch is (a) connected for el ...

Stewart C Jepson: Methods and apparatus for improved energy efficient control of an electric arc furnace fume extraction system. Air Liquide America, Linda K Russell, Christopher J Cronin, June 8, 2004: US06748004 (54 worldwide citation)

A fume extraction system includes a combustion zone coupled with an exhaust outlet of a furnace to receive an exhaust gas stream emerging from the furnace outlet during system operation, where the exhaust gas stream includes explosive gases that undergo combustion reactions within the combustion zon ...

Emile Briolle, Jean Marie Hicter, Adolfo Mateos: Ladle for the chlorination of aluminium alloys, for removing magnesium. Aluminum Pechiney, McDougall Hersh & Scott, August 26, 1986: US04607825 (54 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a ladle for the chlorination in co-flow mode of aluminium alloys in a molten state.