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A magnetic disk drive head suspension of the type having a load beam, a mounting region, and a flexure, includes an improved load point dimple. The load point dimple can be formed in either the load beam for contacting the flexure or the flexure for contacting the load beam. The dimple is characterized by a conical sha...
Antenna elements and systems and other radio and microwave frequency devices are constructed with a high index of refraction medium having high matched values of relative permeability and relative permittivity, and a low loss tangent. By making the permeability of the transmission medium substantially equal to its rela...
A shoe sole structure includes an outsole that extends from a heel region to a forefoot region of a shoe, and a midsole that is disposed above the outsole and extends from the heel region to a midfoot region of the shoe. A heel portion of the outsole includes a corrugated portion. A heel portion of the midsole includes...
An electronic representation of the electronic design is received which includes various connections between various blocks specifying functions performed within the electronic design. Each of the connections forms part of one or more paths through at least a portion of the electronic design. Each path has an associate...
The present invention is directed to an analysis tool for aiding in the design of a process control system which conforms to a standard protocol. Such a tool advantageously allows the efficient design of a process control system while ensuring that the physical characteristics of the system conform to the standard....
A method and computer-readable medium is provided for designing control software for a module in a self-reconfigurable robot. A genetic method randomly selects a plurality of module software functions for creating a plurality of module control software programs. The plurality of control software programs are then evalu...
A design structure for piggybacking multiple data tenures on a single data bus grant to achieve higher bus utilization is disclosed. In one embodiment of the design structure, a method in a computer-aided design system includes a source device sending a request for a bus grant to deliver data to a data bus connecting a...
A mid-turbine frame connected to at least one mount of a gas turbine engine transfers a first load from a first bearing and a second load from a second bearing to the mount. The mid-turbine frame includes a single point load structure and a plurality of struts. The single point load structure combines the first load an...
A design verification method, including (a) providing in a design a design electrically conducting line and a design contact region being in direct physical contact with the design electrically conducting line; (b) modeling a simulated electrically conducting line of the design electrically conducting line; (c) simulat...
The present invention relates to a method of interactive visualization and parameter selection for engineering design. Initially, a nominal topology and associated design variables are set. The design variables are treated as being independent of each other for the purposes of a design variable sweep or sensitivity ana...
By locally adapting the size and/or density of a contact structure, for instance, within individual transistors or in a more global manner, the overall performance of advanced semiconductor devices may be increased. Hence, the mutual interaction between the contact structure and local device characteristics may be take...
An optical interleaver for use in a range of telecommunications applications including optical multiplexers/demultiplexers and optical routers. The optical device includes an optical processing loop which allows multi-stage performance characteristics to be achieved with a single physical filtration stage. Optical proc...
Methods, devices, and systems for commissioning and programming a network of wireless devices are disclosed herein. These can include utilizing a commissioning tool having a directional radio frequency antenna, a microprocessor, and memory. The commissioning tool can function with a Smartphone, or be a stand-alone devi...
An apparatus includes an input unit that receives a requested resource, and a VM arrangement destination computation unit that predicts traffic volume flowing through a network with the physical machines connected thereto in a case wherein the virtual machine is arranged on the physical machine that conform to a condit...
Certain aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communications, and more specifically to increased diversity for devices with limited communications resources. An example method generally includes transmitting data as a bundled transmission to a device with limited communications resources, the b...
A task-based multi-process design synthesis methodology relies on a plurality of child processes to assist a parent process in performing optimizations on an integrated circuit design. Objects from an integrated circuit design are grouped into subsets and assigned to child processes, with each child process performing ...
A transmitting device for transmitting data symbols and pilot symbols in an OFDM transmission system; the device comprising symbol generating means for generating said data symbols and said pilot symbols, means for transmitting said data symbols and pilot symbols respectively by using a plurality of subcarriers of said...
An integrated circuit structure includes a semiconductor substrate, and an active device formed at a front surface of the semiconductor substrate. A bond pad is over the front surface of the semiconductor substrate. The bond pad has a first dimension in a first direction parallel to the front surface of the semiconduct...
One of the wafers in a semiconductor wafer to wafer stack can be rotated a predefined number of positions, relative to a previous wafer in the stack, and bonded in the position in which the maximum number of good die are aligned. An adjustment circuit on each die reroutes signals received from a pad that has been reloc...
THIS INVENTION CONCERNS IMPROVED CUTTING TEETH FOR CIRCULAR DISK SHAPED TOOLS SUCH AS CIRCULAR SAWS OR SIDEMILLING CUTTERS FOR CUTTING OR SLOT-MILLING OR FOR KEY-WAY MILLING OF METALLIC MATERIAL. THE CUTTING TEETH INCLUDE BEVELS OR FACETS ARRANGED SYMMETRICALLY RELATIVE TO THE SAW BLADE MIDDLE PLANE SO THAT THE CORNERS...
In one aspect, a device for generating triplet photons is disclosed, which includes a waveguide extending from a proximal end for receiving pump radiation to a distal end through which triplet photons generated via nonlinear interaction of the pump radiation with the waveguide exit the waveguide, where the waveguide is...
A semiconductor device is disclosed. The semiconductor device can include a first dielectric layer disposed on a substrate; a set of bias lines disposed on the first dielectric layer; a second dielectric layer disposed on the first dielectric layer and between the set of bias lines, wherein a thickness of the second di...
A structural topology optimization design method is provided. A structural topology optimization question is defined to determine at least one set of load and restriction condition and a parameter of lower limit of volume capacity related to a design space model. This model is divided into mesh grids for performing fin...
A computer-implemented method and non-transitory computer readable medium for circuit design verification. Formal verification is performed on a circuit design to prove a correctness of a property of the circuit design. The circuit design has a cone of influence representing a portion of the circuit design capable of a...
Embodiments of the present invention provide methods to produce a high performance, feature rich TOF system, phase-based or otherwise using small TOF pixels, single-ended or preferably differential, as well as TOF systems so designed. IC chip area required for pixels is reduced by intelligently off-loading or removing ...
A testing apparatus for a motherboard design includes a plurality of electrical elements. The testing apparatus includes a body, a plurality of heat source modules, and a power source terminal. The plurality of heat source modules is positioned on the body and produce heat to simulate the electrical elements of the mot...
A design assistant tool may automatically generate a functional design diagram representative of a system based on a processed requirements specification including a plurality of processed requirement statements and use cases. The design assistant tool may apply heuristic rules to the processed requirement statements a...
A design matrix structure visualization technique and tool for the study and analysis of systems, such as software systems, where the bounds of the matrix are defined by a selected focusing metric and entities forming the system are displayed in the matrix as blocks of size relative to their proportion of the selected ...
A freeform surface included collimation lens is provided, which is designed through a freeform surface design process to provide an integrally-formed unitary structure. The design method includes a step of identifying an optic field pattern of light source, a step of performing graphic analysis of freeform surface tang...
An apparatus, system and method for predictive modeling to design, evaluate and optimize ophthalmic lenses is disclosed. Ophthalmic lenses may include, for example, contacts, glasses or intraocular lenses (IOLs). The apparatus, system and method may include a design tool for designing a lens for implantation in an eye ...
Various techniques for use in connection with automated circuit design and simulations are disclosed. In some embodiments, a method includes receiving initial condition signals from circuitry in a chip, and correlating values of at least some of the initial condition signals with objects in a hardware description langu...
An electroplating apparatus including a plating tank for containing a plating electrolyte. A counter electrode, e.g., anode, is present in a first portion of the plating tank. A cathode system is present in a second portion of the plating tank. The cathode system includes a working electrode and a thief electrode. The ...
Systems and methods for predictive clinical planning, design, and integrated execution services are provided. The system may comprise a database, a web server, an application server, and a client. The system may be used to develop a strategic map of a proposed clinical plan, wherein the clinical plan may include ...