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An intake manifold to be mounted to a traverse engine includes pieces made of resin and welded to each other. The pieces are constructed with a first piece...
Valve characteristic controller and valve characteristic control system
When a valve timing is held, even if a Duty value of an operational signal of a variable valve timing controller is slightly changed, a holding unresponsive...
Forging method and forging apparatus
A forging method and forging apparatus able to improve a dimensional precision of a forged article and able to reduce the machining processes to a minimum and...
Audio guidance system having ability to update language interface based on
A CPU of a speech ECU acquires vehicle position information. If it is determined from the position information and map data stored in a memory that the vehicle...
System for restarting internal combustion engine when engine restart
In a system, a starter includes a motor for rotatably driving an output shaft with a pinion and an actuator that shifts the pinion toward a ring gear to be...
Field recognition apparatus, method for field recognition and program for
A field recognition apparatus includes a first camera for imaging a forward field and a second camera for imaging a road surface. The second camera has a light...
Wireless communication method and device
In a commutation system, a data packet is transmitted and received by radio among radio communication apparatuses. In the communication system, the data packet...
Shift switching device and shift switching method
A shift-by-wire shift switching device and shift switching method that switch a shift range of an automatic transmission using an electric motor. The shift...
A communication apparatus communicating other apparatuses includes: a switch for switching between a vertical polarized antenna and a horizontal polarized...
Organic electroluminescent display and method of making the same
An organic EL display includes an organic material, a gas barrier layer on the member, and an organic EL unit on the gas barrier layer. The gas barrier layer...
Semiconductor device including a plurality of memory cells with no
difference in erasing properties
A semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate, a plurality of memory cells, a plurality of bit lines, and a plurality of source lines. The memory...
Hydraulic control unit
A hydraulic control system of a friction device where fail-safe is required is provided with one oil pressure switch and one pressure changeover valve. The...
Plasma ignition system
A plasma ignition system includes an ignition plug attached to an engine and having a center electrode, a ground electrode, and a discharge space, a discharge...
Exhaust purification device
An exhaust purification device has a NOx catalyst that occludes NOx contained in exhaust gas at a lean air fuel ratio and that purifies (reduces) and discharges...
Exhaust gas purifying system
An additive agent injection valve and a catalyst unit are formed on an exhaust gas tube in an exhaust gas purifying system. The additive agent injection valve...
Data reprogramming method and system
In a data reprogramming system, a receiving unit receives a plurality of items of data for use in reprogramming. The plurality of items of data are sent to the...
Obstacle detection apparatus
An obstacle detection apparatus for a vehicle is provided. The apparatus includes an ultrasonic sensor and a controller. The ultrasonic sensor detects a...
Over one turn rotation angle sensor using rotating magnetic field
A pair of cylindrical magnets with cut away portions has been arranged on both sides of a magnetic sensing element in symmetry of rotation, and a yoke surrounds...
Method for producing soft magnetic powdered core
A method for producing a soft magnetic powdered core comprises a mixing step for forming a raw powder by adding a thermoplastic resin powder to a soft magnetic...
Valve timing adjusting apparatus
A valve timing adjusting apparatus includes a driving-side rotor, a driven-side rotor, and a bias mechanism. The bias mechanism includes a projection portion...
Pressure sensor and method for manufacturing the same
A pressure sensor includes: a housing having a pressure introduction port; and a connector case integrated with the housing. The connector case includes: a...
Liquid level detecting device
A liquid level detecting device includes a rotative member having a bearing portion and a stationary member having an axis portion. The axis portion is fitted...
Internal combustion engine control device and internal combustion engine
An internal combustion engine control device has a torque increase amount obtaining section that obtains engine rotation speed fluctuation amount (output torque...
Fuel supply system and method for supplying fuel
A fuel supply system supplies composite fuel containing alcohol and gasoline to multiple cylinders of an internal combustion engine. The composite fuel includes...
Apparatus for recognizing object in image
An object recognition apparatus sets each of keypoints extracted from a typical image and one of keypoints extracted from an input image, having scale invariant...
Electronic power converter and mounting structure of semiconductor device
An electric power converter has a main circuit section including a semiconductor module and a cooling device; a control circuit substrate section electrically...
Weather information notification apparatus and program for the same
A weather information notification apparatus mounted to a vehicle is disclosed. The weather information notification apparatus includes: an acquisition section...
Vehicle collision determination apparatus
A collision determination apparatus detects a current value of a lateral acceleration of a subject vehicle for calculating a collision risk index, and the...
On-board emergency reporting apparatus and auxiliary battery device for
An emergency reporting apparatus includes a power supply circuit, a control circuit, and a timer. The power supply circuit generates operating power of the...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing same
A semiconductor device having plural active and passive elements on one semiconductor substrate is manufactured in the following cost effective manner even when...
Intake flow control device for internal combustion engine
An intake flow control device includes valve units, a drive shaft, and an actuator. The valve unit includes a housing defining an intake passage therein. A...
Map display apparatus for vehicle
A remaining distance to an intersection regarded as a guide point is calculated based on map matching process. When the remaining distance is decreased to less...
Vehicle stray determination apparatus and destination guide apparatus
A vehicle stray determination apparatus in a vehicle includes a map database for designating a destination; an in-vehicle GPS unit for detecting a present...
Navigation apparatus, method and program for vehicle
An onboard navigation apparatus provides travel guidance on a road including a plurality of roadways heading in the same direction. The road specifically...
Driving support system
The navigation apparatus in a vehicle receives physical condition data regarding user's condition from a measurement instrument through a power line when the...
Information device operation apparatus
An information device operation apparatus includes an image capturing device, an illumination device, a controller, image storage device, operation object...
Vehicle power door control with passive entry
A vehicle equipped with a passive key entry system may employ a method of controlling a vehicle power sliding door(s) or other door(s), to accomplish locking,...
Coil fixing member and rotary electric machine
Each coil fixing member is placed between a stator coil and at least one end surface of a stator core in an electric rotary machine in order to suppress a...
Semiconductor apparatus having lateral type MIS transistor
A semiconductor apparatus comprises: a semiconductor substrate; and a lateral type MIS transistor disposed on a surface part of the semiconductor substrate. The...
Silicon carbide semiconductor device, and method of manufacturing the same
The silicon carbide semiconductor device includes a trench formed from a surface of a drift layer of a first conductivity type formed on a substrate of the...
Variable valve timing system
A valve timing control is executed by an ECU that controls an engine and an electric-motor ECU that controls an electric motor. The ECU and the electric-motor...
Exhaust heat recovery apparatus
An exhaust heat recovery apparatus includes an evaporator and a condenser. The evaporator and the condenser form an operation medium circuit such that an...
Torque detection device and electric power steering apparatus using the
A torque detection device has a magnetic flux collecting ring, arranged outside an outer periphery of a magnetic circuit forming member which is provided in a...
Ultrasonic sensor and self diagnostic method of the same
In an ultrasonic sensor, a first receiving device is configured to be sendable and receivable an ultrasonic wave. The ultrasonic wave sent from the first...
Device and method for determining knocking of internal combustion engine
An engine ECU executes a program including calculating a correlation coefficient by dividing the sum of respective absolute values, which are each a difference...
External combustion engine
An external combustion engine alternately repeating a first stroke of making a working fluid evaporate at a plurality of heating portions and making a liquid...
Method of producing electronic device
A method of producing an electronic device includes a molding of a first casing to seal a first face of a circuit board and electronic parts mounted on the...
Vehicle drive control device
A vehicle drive control device includes an initially determined request acceleration calculation means for calculating an initially determined request...
System for adjusting direction of optical axis of headlight
In a system for controlling a headlight of a vehicle to be controlled, a distance detector detects a distance between the controlled vehicle and an other...
Vehicle control system having a computer integrated with a rewritable and
A vehicle control system is installed in a vehicle. The vehicle control system includes a computer integrated with a first nonvolatile memory that is...