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Method of operating a gas turbine for reduced ammonia slip
Described herein are methods of operating a gas turbine engine (12) for reduced ammonia slip. An exemplary method (100) includes operating (102) the engine over...
Method and apparatus for improved turbine bellyband rotor seal machining,
installation and life
A method and apparatus for improved turbine bellyband rotor seal machining, installation and life are disclosed. A fixture is provided which can be temporarily...
Coating, coating layer system, coated superalloy component
Coatings as may be used in a gas turbine are provided. A cobalt based coating may include 15 to 40 wt % nickel, 15 to 28 wt % chromium, 5 to 15 wt % aluminum,...
Projection resistance welding of superalloys
Superalloy components are joined by mating a recess formed in one component with a corresponding projection formed in another component along a contact surface....
Saw teeth turbulator for turbine airfoil cooling passage
A trip strip having a saw-tooth configuration that has application for cooling flow channels in a blade of a gas turbine engine. The saw-tooth configuration is...
Foundation anchor for industrial-scale machines
A foundation anchor for forcefittingly anchoring an industrial-scale machine in a concrete foundation, comprising an anchor casing that has at least one lateral...
Electrolytic cell having a laminated core of laminations which are stacked
one on top of the other with...
An electrolytic cell, a method for manufacturing the cell, and a method of operating same. The electrolytic cell has at least two bipolar plates, at least one...
Bundle unwrapping machine
A method and apparatus are provided for automatic bundle transport, positioning, wrapper entry, wrapper opening, wrapper loosening, wrapper removal and wrapper...
User configurable horizontal brake feature for railroad crossing gates
A user configurable horizontal brake feature for a railroad crossing gate. The braking feature will maintain lowered crossing gate arms in the horizontal...
System and method for providing auxiliary power by regeneration power
management in mobile mining equipment
A method for operating an ultracapacitor system used in a mining excavator powered by an power source. The method includes detecting whether a power from the...
Method for automated superalloy laser cladding with 3D imaging weld path
Superalloy components, such as service-degraded turbine blades and vanes, are clad by laser beam welding. The welding/cladding path, including cladding...
Superalloy laser cladding with surface topology energy transfer
A superalloy substrate, such as a turbine blade or vane, is fabricated or repaired by laser beam welding to clad one or more layers on the substrate. Laser...
Hybrid laser plus submerged arc or electroslag cladding of superalloys
A method for cladding of superalloy materials. A layer of powder (14) disposed over a superalloy substrate (12) is heated with an energy beam (16) to form a...
Method for resistance braze repair
Metallic components, including superalloy components such as turbine vanes and blades, are joined or repaired by electric resistance with a high electrical...
Investment casting process for hollow components
An investment casting process for a hollow component such as a gas turbine blade utilizing a ceramic core (10) that is cast in a flexible mold (24) using a low...
Constrained registration for motion compensation in atrial fibrillation
A method for model based motion tracking of a catheter during an ablation procedure includes receiving a training series of biplanar fluoroscopic images of a...
Magnetic resonance method and apparatus for obtaining a set of measured
data relating to a breathing object of...
In a method and apparatus to acquire a measurement data set of a breathing examination subject by magnetic resonance, the measurement data set is acquired in...
Prediction of a likely contrast medium behavior
A method is disclosed for the prediction of a likely contrast medium behavior for a contrast medium-assisted examination of an object under investigation. In an...
Adapter for arc resistant motor control center
The arc-resistant MCC is provided with either the expansion chamber or the plenum. Arc flashes create pressure. Different arc-resistant MCC bases are used...
Analog input module
An analog input module includes an activation unit, an analog/digital converter, an input circuit with a first input and a second input and a voltage divider...
Method for updating services in communication networks
A communication network containing components which use and provide services in the communication network, a plurality of components capable of providing the...
System and method for data transfer of object properties
A system, method, and computer readable medium. A method includes monitoring calls from a client system to a server system for properties associated with an...
Controller for controlling a power converter
A controller is provided for controlling a power converter that converts electrical input power of a wind turbine into electrical output power provided to a...
Angled electrical contactor
Embodiments of an angled electrical contactor are provided. An aspect includes a moving contact bar including at least 4 contact discs, wherein a first contact...
Lug retention arrangement
A lug arrangement for electrically connecting a conductor to a terminal of a circuit breaker. The lug arrangement includes a lug having a lug opening and first...
An X-ray tube includes a vacuum-filled housing and an anode contained in the vacuum-filled housing. The anode is operable to produce an X-ray beam based on...
Contactor arrangement for use in dielectric liquid
A contactor arrangement for operation in a dielectric liquid environment may include a first connection terminal and a second connection terminal, a contactor...
Arrangement and method for inverse X-ray phase contrast imaging
An arrangement for inverse x-ray phase contrast imaging includes a photon-counting x-ray detector and a multibeam x-ray tube. Focal points of the x-ray tube are...
Method and user interface for forensic video search
A forensic video search user interface is disclosed that accesses databases of stored video event metadata from multiple camera streams and facilitates the...
Image-based 3D panorama
Various disclosed embodiments include methods, systems, and computer-readable media for generating a 3-dimensional (3D) panorama. A method includes receiving...
Method and system for automatic prostate segmentation in magnetic
A method and system for fully automatic segmentation the prostate in magnetic resonance (MR) image data is disclosed. Intensity normalization is performed on an...
Volume rendering on shared memory systems with multiple processors by
optimizing cache reuse
A method, system and product are disclosed for volume rendering of medical images on a shared memory system implemented on a multi-socket mainboard with...
Measurement arrangement having electrically heated resistors arranged in
A measurement arrangement includes four electrically heated resistors which are arranged in gas paths and are connected to form a Wheatstone bridge, where each...
Method for identifying damage on transmissions
A method for identifying possible damage in a toothed transmission stage having at least one pair of engagement toothed wheels includes measuring with a...
Methods and systems for active load weight for mining excavating equipment
Provided is a method in which an excavation surface is scanned, the excavation surface shape is determined based on scanned excavation surface, an excavating...
Sash position sensor
Systems and methods for determining the area of a sash opening in a fume hood formed by at least one movable sash panel. An emitter and sensor panel is mounted...
Combustor apparatus in a gas turbine engine
A combustor apparatus defines a combustion zone where air and fuel are burned to create high temperature combustion products. The combustor apparatus includes...
Continuous steam generator
A continuous steam generator including a combustion chamber with a plurality of burners for fossil fuel is provided. A vertical gas duct is connected downstream...
Drive device for a motor vehicle
A drive device for a motor vehicle includes at least one electric machine having at least one rotor element which is configured to delimit an installation area...
Steam turbine plant with variable steam supply
A steam turbine plant has a steam turbine and an inlet steam collection line with an inlet steam collection line segment is provided. The inlet steam collection...
A turbine airfoil includes an airfoil body with a leading edge, trailing edge, and an exterior surface including a suction side and a pressure side located...
Pickle line assembly with inclined expansion seal
A pickle line assembly is provided having a roll tank, a pickle tank, and an expansion seal. The roll tank includes a front and rear face that are angled...
Central tube for a linear concentrating solar thermal power plant, having
an absorber layer, and method for...
A central tube for linear concentrating solar thermal power plants, has an absorber layer. The absorber layer is generated by cold gas sputtering, wherein...
Ultrasound transducer connector
A reversible transducer connector allows the connector to be inserted within the receptacle in more than one orientation. The electrical connections between the...
Determination of a multi-energy image
A method is disclosed for determining a multi-energy image via an x-ray device, including an x-ray source and an x-ray detector. The method includes a temporal...
Assessment of traumatic brain injury
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a patient is assessed. A TBI diagnosis for the patient is determined based on features from MRI data, such as anatomical...
Metallic object MR imaging quality control system
A system assesses quality of an image of human anatomical components in the presence of a metallic object. The system comprises an image processor for selecting...
Radiography and fluoroscopy system
Method and apparatus for heating current control of a pulsed X-ray tube
A method and an associated apparatus for controlling a heating current flowing through an emitter of a pulsed X-ray tube during pulse pauses are provided. The...
Method and apparatus for acoustic area monitoring by exploiting ultra
large scale arrays of microphones
Systems and methods are provided to create an acoustic map of a space containing multiple acoustic sources. Source localization and separation takes place by...