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News Article | June 11, 2017
Site: marketersmedia.com

— Compiled a list of practical strategies and tips for the people, who are living with difficulties with respect to their pets. It is a known fact that about 1 in 6 Americans is allergic to dogs, cats, or each. In addition to that, pet population of over a hundred million animals, and it's easy to peer why this much children and adults across the country revel in chronic pet hypersensitive reaction attacks. Ordinary symptoms are sneezing and coughing, runny nose, crimson and watery eyes, and respiratory congestion. More tough symptoms range from persistent hives and itchy rashes to exhaustion, headaches or even joint ache. Environmental and genetic factors determine who's going to get caught in allergic reactions, which can take place at any time. Experts know, but, cumulative exposure to household pets is a common denominator. Long story cut short, living around animals will subsequently trigger hypersensitive reaction signs in those with even mild sensitivity. It does not matter that the source is a dog or a cat, the main cause of all pet allergies is the same –some proteins particles are shed by the pets almost everytime. These particles are the root cause of the allergies as they float through the air and eventually land of upholstery, carpets, bedding, and other fabric surfaces. People with sensitivities will get an allergic reaction while these allergens are inhaled or absorbed through the pores and skin. However, pet owners with allergies do have options. Pet is love recommends different solutions in this cause, to take the preventive method that may reduce animal allergen counts to tolerable degrees, and hold them there longer. Pet is love is a California based site, environmental friendly health care tips and training suggestions.This small, own family-owned enterprise becomes established and getting fame due to the information shared on it. Pet is Love considers itself a web "boutique," deliberately deciding on to offer a small, pick line of incredibly powerful information about various pet related issues and training, instead of a large stock of objects that fluctuate in value. All the hard work done in three years of practice is worth sharing and compiling the information about the pets and their training is much more effective. The new website gives a complete platform that offers an easy and intuitive retail purchasing experience after knowing the pros and cons of the products. The upgraded capabilities vibrant downloadable images, product descriptions and hints, and friendly interface that permits you to choose the best. After getting three years of dog training experience, Pet is love is helping with the training and other pet related issues.The website is working as an education center, with educational resources for dog and cat owners about food and training options, workout and health, schooling guidelines, and selecting the right toys for any dog. For more information, please visit http://petislove.co/


News Article | August 1, 2017
Site: www.prnewswire.com

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BioPet Laboratories, international biotechnology company specializing in animal genetics, has expanded its efforts to solve the rapidly growing dog waste crisis, and increase access to parks, dog parks, beaches and other public facilities for...


Roger A.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

Power management ICs become a key element in many portable and vehicle power circuits. Powering such batteries is calling for newer design strategies in the power management circuits that monitor, charge, and maintain battery performance. These circuits are becoming more highly integrated, more efficient and smaller. Many portable consumer electronics products provide fuel gauges that allow users to know when the batteries need charging and how much life is left in that charge. Balancing a rechargeable battery pack's cells is a critical requirement for longer battery life and greater levels of safety. Linear Technology uses passive cell balancing with its LT6802-1 cell-monitoring IC. It is simpler than the active balancing method. The technique works by shunting a resistor across each cell, in a multi-cell series stack, to dissipate imbalance currents, when the stack is fully charged.


Davis S.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

One of the widely used battery-based electronic systems is the hearing aid, which needs to exhibit high energy efficiency to achieve maximum battery lifetime while providing high performance features, such as programmability. High energy efficiency is a critical design criterion for the electronic hearing aid placed in or around the ear to improve the hearing of those with hearing loss. The hearing aid needs to provide the appropriate amount of sound reproduction and information processing using battery power, with little power consumption. The Series S is a digital hearing aid that can be programmed during the fitting process with multiple patient-selectable listening profiles. The digitization of sound allows more advanced signal processing, such as noise reduction, filtering, and acoustic feedback control.


Sam D.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

Development in MOSFET on-resistance is reaching new levels with Picor's PI5101 that achieves sub-milliohm values. The RDS(on)FET device combines a high-performance 5V 360ωlateral N-Channel MOSFET with a thermally enhanced high density 4.1mm, 8mm, and 2mm land-grid-array (LGA) package to enable performance in the footprint area of an industry standard SO-8 package. These features enable the device to be suitable for low voltage, high-current power path management applications. The package is fully compatible with industry-standard SMT assembly processes and most off-the-shelf MOSFET controller ICs. The PI5101 is a companion product for Picor's Power Management IC controllers. It enables on-state low power dissipation for applications such as active ORing, hot swap power managers, load switches, and high current DC-DC converters when combined with a compatible Picor controller.


Sam D.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

Automobile industry experts state that the success of electric vehicles (EV) in the future will depend on its energy source. These vehicles are intended to give power over sustained periods so they must have a high ampere-hour capacity. The price of electricity to run an EV is low as compared with the cost of liquid fuel needed to produce an equivalent amount of energy. Industry estimates note that the cost of buying and recharging a battery is lower than the cost of fossil fuels suitable for propelling a vehicle over its entire service life. Lithium-ion (Li-ion) types offer several advantages over other types of secondary batteries, including lighter weight and higher energy density among all the available battery technologies for EVs. Argonne National Laboratory is addressing the development of individual batteries through a closely integrated R&D effort that addresses the barriers to industry acceptance in an effort to meet future power needs of such vehicles.


Sam D.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

A high voltage controller and power manager IC combines with any externally compensated DC/DC power supply IC to create a full-featured battery charger. The LTC4000 IC requires an external DC/DC converter to have a control or external-compensation pin whose voltage level varies in a positive monotonic way with its output. It can drive DC/DC converter topologies including buck, boost, buck-boost, SEPIC, and flyback. A programmable output voltage allows it to charge a variety of battery chemistries including lithium-ion/polymer/phosphate, sealed lead acid (SLA), and nickel-based. The IC also provides charge status indicators through its FLT and CHRG pins. This approach simplifies charger system applications, reduces the number of required ICs, and enables faster re-design as requirements change.


Sam D.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

Wind flow, or motion energy, activates wind turbines that generate electricity. In operation, wind turbines blades spin a shaft that connects to a generator and produces electricity for the utility grid. Wind turbines come in a variety of sizes and power ratings. A large turbine can have rotors longer than a football field and can produce enough electricity to power 1,400 homes. Utility-scale offshore turbines range in size from 450 kW to 3.6 MW. Gear box connects the low-speed shaft to the high-speed shaft and increases the rotational speeds from about 15 to 30 rotations per minute (rpm) to about 1000 to 1800 rpm, the rotational speed required by most generators (alternators) to produce electricity. Vertical-axis wind turbines (VAWT) have the main rotor shaft arranged vertically. Key advantages of this arrangement are that the turbine does not need to be pointed into the wind to be effective. This is an advantage on sites where the wind direction is highly variable, for example when integrated into buildings.


Davis S.,PET
Power Electronics Technology | Year: 2011

A POWER Management Bus (PMBus) interface provides digital power management for dual output and high efficiency synchronous step-down DC/DC controller IC. Multiple designs can be easily calibrated and configured in firmware to optimize a single hardware design for a range of applications. The converter loop gain does not change if the power supply parameters are modified, so that compensation remains optimized for multiple configurations. Products best served by these PMBus functions include high current power supplies employed in telecom, datacom, computing and storage systems. PMBus functions include the ability to program specific power supply management parameters, including output voltage, input voltage, current limit, switching frequency, overvoltage and undervoltage, and output rise/fall times.


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Agency: National Science Foundation | Branch: | Program: SBIR | Phase: Phase I | Award Amount: 150.00K | Year: 2010

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project aims to demonstrate a unique and affordable method to nanotexture the surfaces of metal platform drug-eluting stents (DES) using ultrafast laser surface modification. This technology is relatively inexpensive and capable of integrating with laser micromachining that is widely used for the fabrication of DES, thus have advantages over the existing techniques such as self-assembly, imprint lithography, electron beam etc. Laser-nanotextured DES will be evaluated for biocompatibility, absorption, time release and safety profile by in-vitro tests. The broader/commercial impact of this project will be the potential to provide a cost-effective method to nanotexture DES via laser surface modification, which may improve the drug delivery, prevent thrombosis and enhance the safety profile. Although DES has profoundly affected the field of interventional cardiology by dramatically reducing the problem of in-stent restenosis associated with bare metal stent, the adverse long term stent thrombosis raises the question on the safety profile of DES. Laser nanotexturing will add substantial value to stent manufacturing by preventing thrombosis and helping in storage and supply of drugs continuously for a long term.

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