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Joint estimation of formant trajectories via bayesian techniques and
The invention relates to the field of automated processing of speech signals and particularly to a method for tracking the formant frequencies in a speech...
Route calculation method for a vehicle navigation system
Traffic information, including flow information and incident information, obtained through a traffic management system for providing and facilitating the...
Electronic control system for controlling plant temperature
Nonlinear functions (table and map) of a temperature estimation model are corrected based on outputs from a temperature sensor. An electronic control system...
Mover, information center, and mobile communication system
A mover such as a vehicle acquires the information, which has been updated by broadcasting/communication during an engine stall or in an unreceivable state,...
Optical sensor circuit and image sensor
An optical sensor circuit has a photodiode PD, a MOS transistor Q1, a voltage controller 13 which supplies a gate voltage and a drain voltage to the transistor,...
Control system for walking assist device
A system capable of controlling an autonomous walking assist rhythm, while following changes in a walking rhythm of a walker at the same time. A control system...
Optical device and mobile apparatus
An optical device ensuring projection of light over a wide range as well as reduction in size, and a mobile apparatus mounted with the optical device are...
Control method of a power transmission device
To provide a control method for a power transmission device which can prevent the generation of impacts and noises when a speed change mechanism is changed over...
Drill guide jig
A drill guide jig for guiding a drill orthogonally to a curved surface of a workpiece is disclosed. The jig is provided with a guide member having a guide hole...
Vehicle front end assembly and method
A front end assembly of a vehicle can include a frame member, a headlight assembly, a fender panel, and a stay. The fender panel includes a nose extending along...
Windshield device for motorcycle
A windshield device for a motorcycle includes a front cowl located at a front side of the vehicle body to cover a vehicle body; a windscreen disposed at an upper...
Audio component mounting system
A mounting system for motor vehicle audio components is described. The mounting system comprises a chassis and at least one vibration damping element. The...
Alignment changing control device
An alignment changing control device that includes: a motor drive section which adjusts electrical power supplied to a motor of the electric actuator according...
Steering shaft supporting structure of vehicle
To make an electrically-operated power steering unit less susceptible to influence of change in a positional relationship between supporting sections...
Motorcycle steering system
A steering system includes a steering unit which can be configured to convert an operation input to an input shaft into an arbitrary amount of rotation or an...
Fuel-supplying structure for a V-type multi-cylinder engine, and engine
In a V-type multi-cylinder engine, a first fuel supply conduit is connected to fuel-injection valves in a first throttle body group corresponding to the first...
Engine valve operating system
In an engine valve operating system, a camshaft (36) is supported via a bearing (41) on a cylinder head (5) having an intake valve (29i) and an exhaust valve...
Configuration of lubricating system for a power unit of a vehicle
A power unit includes a shaft member rotatably supported by the crankcase and a torsional coil spring, disposed at one end of the shaft member, biasing a swing...
Vehicle instrument cluster
Display method and system for a vehicle navigation system
Traffic information, including traffic flow information and traffic incident information, obtained through a traffic management system for providing and...
Control for an internal-combustion engine
A rotational speed parameter is detected in accordance with a rotational speed of the engine. A reference value of the rotational speed parameter is calculated....
Handshake legged mobile robot control system
In a legged mobile robot control system having leg actuators each driving the individual legs and arm actuators each driving the individual arms, an external...
Apparatus for producing sound effect for mobile object
Gain characteristics depending on the frequency of a reference signal from speakers to a passenger position in a motor vehicle, i.e., gain characteristics which...
Vehicular active noise/vibration/sound control system, and vehicle
incorporating such system
An active noise/vibration/sound control system for a vehicle has an ANC (active noise control apparatus), an AVC (active vibration control apparatus), and an ASC...
Vehicle signal system with audio visual control and method
An audio visual turn/hazard signaling system in a vehicle can include an electronic user-selectable sound file, a control circuitry containing a solid state...
Fuel cell system
A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell stack, a heat exchanger, a reformer, and a casing containing the fuel cell stack, the heat exchanger, and the reformer. A...
Stop method for fuel cell system
A stop method for a fuel cell system that includes a fuel cell unit in which hydrogen is supplied to an anode, and air is supplied to a cathode so as to generate...
Adhesive tape and method of use
A tape body having an adhesive layer includes a tape center to be affixed to an object and a tape outer periphery continuous to an outer periphery of the tape...
Method for producing fiber-reinforced composite member with connecting
holes, and structural member for...
A method for producing a fiber-reinforced composite member with connecting holes, comprising boring a cured molding of prepregs of reinforcing fibers impregnated...
Power unit with auxiliary machine driving transmission mechanism
In a power unit, a counter shaft of a transmission and a crank shaft of an internal combustion engine, both located below a main shaft of the transmission, are...
Hydraulic modulator for brake device
A hydraulic modulator includes a cylinder for slidably supporting a power piston and changing the volume of a hydraulic chamber communicating with brake calipers...
Smooth unlatch system and method
A powered vehicle door system and method in which a motor-driven door opening and closing mechanism and a motor-driven latching mechanism cooperate to enable the...
Torque steer reduction system
A torque steer reduction system is disclosed. The system includes a damper. The damping effect of the damper is variable. Furthermore, the damping effect may be...
Breather structure of shaft-drive-type drive device
To provide the breather structure of a shaft-drive-type drive device which can miniaturize a gear casing as a whole and can exhibit an excellent appearance. A...
Theft deterrent shield for electronic device
A theft deterrent system for an electronic device associated with a motor vehicle is disclosed. The theft deterrent system includes a shield portion, a bracket...
Automotive body transfer method and transfer system
An automotive body transfer method and a transfer system is operable to transfer a vehicle body between a transfer mechanism and a stationary assembly station in...
Front combination lamp for automobile
Lower mount cover for outboard motor machine
Exhaust gas purification system of internal combustion engine
A system for purifying exhaust gas generated by an internal combustion engine including a bypass branching out from the exhaust pipe downstream of a catalyst and...
Robot navigation system avoiding obstacles and setting areas as movable
according to circular distance from...
The content of the voice designation of a designator is recognized by a voice recognition part 130 at the time of controlling a robot, and the content of the...
Variable toe angle control system for a vehicle
A variable toe angle control system for a vehicle that can be incorporated with a fail-safe mechanism. When a fault of the system is detected, at least one of...
Mobile apparatus and control program therefor
A mobile apparatus capable of moving or acting autonomously while flexibly avoiding contact with a moving object in accordance with various situations is...
Gait generator for mobile robot
When the placement of the elements (mass points, links having inertia, etc.) of a model expressing a robot 1 is determined according to a first geometric...
System and method for optimizing digital audio playback
A system and method for optimizing digital audio playback is disclosed. The system and method can prevent playback of a digital audio file in an enhanced mode if...
Active vibratory noise control apparatus
A cosine wave over one period is stored as waveform data in a memory, and address shift values based on a phase lag in transfer characteristics from a speaker to...
Controller of electric motor
A controller of an electric motor for improving operation efficiency in performing electric conducting control of the electric motor of an axial air-gap type is...
Motor control apparatus
A motor control apparatus provided with an inverter for successively commutating the current to a motor using a PWM signal; a PWM signal generating device for...