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Starter with intermediate gear
A starter 1 with an intermediate gear is disclosed having a housing 12 formed with first and second bearing portions 17, 18 between which an intermediate shaft 5...
Evaporator unit and ejector type refrigeration cycle
An evaporator unit includes an ejector, an upwind side heat exchanger for evaporating a discharge side refrigerant flowing from the ejector, and a downwind side...
Automotive air-conditioning system
In an automotive air-conditioning system, when pollen mode control is effected by a vehicle occupant, air outlet mode is forcibly set to a face mode. Further,...
Automotive seat air-conditioning system
An automotive seat air-conditioning system includes a vehicle seat 1 having a seat portion 1b used by an occupant and a seatback 1a against which the occupant...
Navigation apparatus displaying visual guidance
A navigation apparatus for a vehicle displays, based on map information, a map image for vicinity of a present position of the vehicle and a guidance route in...
Fuel injection controller and fuel injection system using the same
A fuel injector performs a main injection and a pilot injection prior to the main injection. A fuel injection controller detects an ignition timing of a fuel...
Fuel injection system with injection quantity learning function
A fuel injection system for an internal combustion engine which is designed to determine an instantaneous engine speed in a cycle of, for example, 30.degree. CA...
Vehicle receiver system in which a single receiver circuit is controlled
to receive signals transmitted from a...
A vehicle-mounted receiver system includes a receiver apparatus that is controlled for receiving, in common, transmissions from a plurality of external devices...
Image processor for automotive vehicle
An image processor for an automotive vehicle includes: an imaging element for capturing an image of a road; a traffic lane line detection element for detecting a...
A rain sensor provided in a vehicle includes a camera and a processor. The camera takes an image of a scene outside of the vehicle through a windshield of the...
Tunnel detecting device for vehicle and light control device for vehicle
A vehicle tunnel detecting device includes an image pickup unit for picking up images of a forward area and an obliquely upper area with respect to a travel...
Antitheft system for vehicle
An antitheft apparatus for a vehicle has an inertia sensor, which is also used for an anti-lock braking system. An electronic control unit receives output...
An ignition coil includes a coil part having primary and secondary coils, a center core, and a peripheral core, a connector case part, a seal rubber, and a...
A vehicle alternator for generating electric power is driven by an engine mounted on a vehicle driven through a driving belt. The alternator has a pulley part...
Method of manufacturing silicon carbide semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a silicon carbide semiconductor device having a MOS structure includes preparing a substrate made of silicon carbide, and forming a...
Active material for positive electrode in non-aqueous electrolyte
secondary battery having SO4 ions
An active material for positive electrode for a non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery comprises a lithium-metal composite oxide that is expressed by the...
Control apparatus for an automatic transmission and related control method
In executing an ETC cooperative downshift operation based on a driver's intent to decelerate, this system executes an engine output increasing control (e.g. a...
An injector includes a nozzle hole, a needle, an actuator, a piston that is displaced in an axial direction according to extension or contraction of the...
An injector has an inner sleeve between a needle pressure receiving face of a needle and a rear end face of a valve body. The inner sleeve is slidably fitted to...
In an injector, a first shaft portion of a needle is slidably supported by a first sleeves which is loosely received in a first internal chamber, and a second...
Fuel supply system
A fuel supply system includes a fuel pump, a filter element, a pressure regulating valve, and a filter case. The filter case is configured to cover radially...
Semiconductor sensor for measuring a physical quantity and method of
manufacturing the same
A semiconductor pressure sensing apparatus includes a metallic stem having a diaphragm and a semiconductor sensor bonded to the diaphragm. The semiconductor...
Humidity sensor having humidity sensitive film and method for
manufacturing the same
A humidity sensor includes: a sensor chip including a capacitive humidity sensor element and a connection electrode, wherein the capacitive humidity sensor...
Flow quantity measuring device
In a flow quantity measuring device, each of upstream side and downstream side sensing resistors, which are placed on an upstream side and a downstream side,...
External combustion engine
An external combustion engine including a container 10 sealed with a working medium 14 in liquid phase adapted to flow, a multiplicity of evaporators 201 to 204...
Obstacle detecting apparatus
An obstacle detecting apparatus includes sensors and a control device. The sensors detect an obstacle and are connected to the control device through a bus. The...
Knocking state determination device
An engine ECU executes a program including a step of calculating intensity values LOG(V) based on signals transmitted from a knock sensor; a step of deciding a...
Vehicle remote control apparatus and system
A vehicle remote control apparatus for causing a vehicle to perform a requested operation in response to a remote operation request from a vehicle user includes...
Vehicle periphery display control system
A vehicle periphery display control system displays peripheral images of a vehicle which are captured by a plurality of cameras mounted on the vehicle in...
Receiver system and method for receiving broadcasting
A receiver system equipped with a first and second reception units for receiving a satellite radio broadcasting prevents a reception unit switching operations by...
Method for correcting soft decision value, computer program product for
the same, and reception apparatus for...
A method for correcting a soft decision value includes: demodulating a reception signal, which is coded by an error correction code and modulated in order to...
Direction detecting device and direction detecting system
In a direction detecting device, a transmitting wave generator encodes a transmitting signal with a code having a high autocorrelation so as to generate a...
Image scanning device having multiple CMOS element in matrix form
An image scanning device divides an image scanning element group into a plurality of areas and an image signal is output for every area. The device includes a...
Driving support image-display apparatus and program therefor
A driving support image during a turn at an intersection is provided as a driving support by a driving support image display apparatus for a driver by the image...
A sensor apparatus includes a sensor circuit and a nonlinear signal processing circuit. The sensor circuit detects a physical quantity and outputs a detection...
Vehicle display apparatus
When an ignition switch is turned on to display an image on a display apparatus, the display apparatus first displays a needle image of meter images and a...
Alarm device and alarm system
An alarm device for a vehicle includes state information obtaining unit, alarm information obtaining unit, alarming unit, and controlling unit. The state...
A clock generator includes a ring oscillator for outputting a basic signal, a divide-by-N frequency divider for dividing the basic signal by a division ratio N...
Automotive tandem alternator having high efficiency and improved
arrangement of regulator
According to the invention, a tandem alternator includes a rotary shaft, a first and a second power generation unit that are arranged in tandem in the axial...
Semiconductor device, wiring of semiconductor device, and method of
A semiconductor device includes a substrate, an element formed in the substrate, an insulation film formed on the substrate, wiring layers, and an electrode pad....
Method for etching and apparatus for etching
A method of etching for forming a groove in a SOI substrate includes a forming step, in which a mixed gas plasma is formed by using a mixed gas of a fluorinate...
Semiconductor device, method for manufacturing the same and method for
evaluating the same
A method for manufacturing a semiconductor device includes steps of: forming a first epitaxial film on a silicon substrate; forming a trench in the first...
Temperature sensor and method of manufacturing the same
A temperature sensor includes a temperature sensor element, a housing and a supporting member. The temperature sensor element detects a temperature of media. The...
Rain shelter control system and method for doorway
In a rain shelter control system for vehicular doorways, an electronic key ECU causes exterior signal transmitters to periodically transmit request signals. When...
Heat exchanger and cooling module having the same
An object of the invention is to provide a heat exchanger (radiator) or a cooling module having the radiator and a condenser, which has a higher rigidity against...
Capacitive physical quantity sensor
A capacitive physical quantity sensor includes a sensor element and a detecting element. The sensor element includes first and second fixed electrodes facing a...
Semiconductor device for detecting flow rate of fluid
A semiconductor device includes: a semiconductor substrate; a flow sensor having a first heater for detecting a flow rate of fluid; and a humidity sensor for...
System for performing interactive dialog
The system for performing interactive dialog of the present invention recognizes a question from a user and outputs an answer by a synthesized voice. The system...
Switching booster power circuit
A switching booster power circuit includes a power switch, a booster circuit, a switching control, a voltage detector and a delay circuit. The voltage detector...
Liquid crystal display device
A moving image portion that indicates a moving object moving not less than a given movement amount and a still image portion other than the moving image portion...