Callaghan David M, Yoke Michael D: Industrial control device configuration and discovery. Rockwell Automation Tech, April 4, 2007: EP1770458-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

The subject disclosure pertains to the communications configuration of programmable logic controller modules in an industrial automation environment. Systems and methods are provided that automatically enables a programmable logic controller module to operate on a communications network once communi ...

Elizabeth A Holmes, Sunny Balwani, Michael Chen, John K Frankovich, Gary Frenzel, Samartha Anekal, Adrit Lath, Alexander Loo, Chinmay Pangarkar, Joy Roy, Timothy Smith, Daniel Young: Systems and methods for multi-analysis. Theranos, November 7, 2017: US09810704 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for sample processing. A device may be provided, capable of receiving the sample, and performing one or more of a sample preparation, sample assay, and detection step. The device may be capable of performing multiple assays. The device may comprise one or more module ...

Douglas C Lawson, Douglas J Reichard, Joseph A Harkulich, Rainer Hessmer, Sujeet Chand, David W Farchmin: Industrial automation app-store. Rockwell Automation Technologies, Amin Turocy & Watson, February 14, 2017: US09568908 (1 worldwide citation)

A cloud-based industrial application provisioning system is provided. The industrial application provisioning system can reside on a cloud platform and be made available to developers and end users with access privileges to the cloud platform. Application developers can publish industrial applicatio ...

Howard E Chen, Matthew Sean Read, Hoang Mong Nguyen, Anthony James LoBianco, Guohao Zhang, Dinhphuoc Vu Hoang: Racetrack layout for radio frequency shielding. Skyworks Solutions, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 11, 2017: US09703913 (1 worldwide citation)

Aspects of the present disclosure relate to determining a layout of a racetrack that forms part of an RF isolation structure of a packaged module and the resulting RF isolation structures. The racetrack layout can be determined based on identifying low radiating areas of a module and/or areas of a m ...

James P Sferra, John D Boyer, James G Vanden Eynden, Larry A Akers, Brian J Orth: Luminaires and reflector modules. LSI, McDermott Will & Emery, January 10, 2017: US09541255 (1 worldwide citation)

A luminaire and reflector module for the luminaire are disclosed wherein the reflector has a base plate defining a plurality of reflector light source apertures and a plurality of reflectors extending integrally and individually from the base plate adjacent to the light source apertures.

Geoffrey B Rhoads, Nicole Rhoads, Brian T MacIntosh, William Y Conwell: Methods and systems for content processing. Digimarc Corporation, Digimarc Corporation, February 6, 2018: US09886845 (1 worldwide citation)

Mobile phones and other portable devices are equipped with a variety of technologies by which existing functionality can be improved, and new functionality can be provided. Some aspects relate to visual search capabilities, and determining appropriate actions responsive to different image inputs. Ot ...

David W Brown, Jay S Clark: Database event driven motion systems. Automation Middleware Solutions, Michael R Schacht, Schacht Law Office, March 7, 2017: US09588510 (1 worldwide citation)

A data collection system for distributing data from at least one target asset to at least one software application, comprising a machine platform and a data routing system. The machine platform stores data associated with the at least one target asset. The data routing system collects data from the ...

Richard M DeKeuster, Robert J Mack, Edward J Soleski, Jennifer L Czarnecki: Separate welding planes for a battery module. Johnson Controls Technology Company, Fletcher Yoder P C, November 7, 2017: US09812693 (1 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to a lithium-ion battery module including a housing having a base, a battery cell in the housing, and a battery module terminal coupled to the battery cell via an electrical pathway, wherein the battery module terminal provides an electrical output when coupled to an e ...

Bradley Martin, Paul Guieze, David MacWilliam, Malcolm Atkinson, Bernard Theron: Real-time measurement of reservoir fluid properties. SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION, Cameron R Sneddon, July 4, 2017: US09696193 (1 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and fluid analysis module are provided for the real-time analysis of multiphase fluids. The system generally comprises a sampling system for directing a fluid stream from a flow line to a fluid analysis module, a processor and communicator. The fluid analysis module comprises a sen ...

Bao Tran, Ha Tran: Systems and methods for permission based control of robots. Tran & Associates, December 5, 2017: US09835709 (1 worldwide citation)

A system to provide privacy from third party vehicles includes a radio circuit configured to send a privacy indication in a beacon frame; and a movable device including a radio circuit to receive the beacon frame and a motor actuator controlled to comply with the privacy indication.