Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Electronically programmable actively damped sensor mount










Image Number 6 for United States Patent #7036639.

An active damping system for damping the rotation of an object to an extent dependent upon the angular velocity of the object utilizes a feedback mechanism and provides a robust method for rotational damping. The active damping system comprises a torque controller, a speed measuring device connected to said torque controller for measuring a speed correlated with the rotation to be damped, and a torque generating device for producing the damping torque, which is controlled by the torque controller. Where the torque controller is a microprocessor, various defined relationships between the rotation to be damped and the damping torque can be programmed into the torque controller, which can also perform diagnostics on the active damping system. Both the programmability and the ability to perform diagnostics allow the active damping system to respond reproducibly over a range of environmental conditions.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Method for counting and segmenting viral particles in an image
Authentication platform and related method of operation
Use of beta-adrenoceptor antagonists for the manufacture of a medicament of the treatment of disorders of the outer retina
Method for restricting the use of an application program, system for authenticating the user of a measuring apparatus, authentication server, client apparatus and storage medium
Verification of computer-executable code generated from a model
Door-activated entry light fixture
Bid optimization in search engine marketing
  Randomly Featured Patents
Acidic phospholipase, production and methods using thereof
Apparatus for making special brick shapes
Panel for color cathode ray tube
Optical pulse source, and a soliton optical transmission system including the source
Method for treating cancer having greater efficacy and reduced adverse effects
Semiconductor apparatus and solid state imaging device
Rolling mill for noodle making
Hollow, decorative object containing novelties
Hydrophone with automatic inhibition in case an adjustable immersion threshold is exceeded
Light apparatus for illuminating a compact computer video screen