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Format mapping scheme for universal drive device
A drive device and method of reading from or writing to a record carrier are provided, where data is input or output via an interface using a first format...
Magnetic resonance imaging
A magnetic resonance imaging method involves detection of a series of trigger events and acquisition of successive segments of magnetic resonance signals from...
High efficiency audio transducer
A transducer (1) for producing sound in response to an electrical signal comprises an actuator (2) with a magnet (4) and a coil (5), and a vibration surface (3),...
CT method for the examination of cyclically moving object
The invention relates to a computer tomography method for the detection of a cyclically moved object in an examination zone. First, after the acquisition of the...
Optical system for 3 dimensional display
An optical system or front end for adding an optical depth information to a two-dimensional image (1), wherein the optical system includes an array of optical...
Interactive display and method of displaying a message
An interactive display (100) comprising a camera (400) that record a message presented to the interactive display. This message comprises the name of the person...
Methods and apparatuses for connecting receive coils in magnetic resonance
A coils array (40, 40') including a plurality of coils (71, 72, 73) receives magnetic resonance signals from an examination region of a magnetic resonance...
Method and circuit arrangement for operating multi-channel
transmit/receive antenna devices
A method and circuit arrangement for operating multi-channel transmit/receive antenna devices or arrangements is used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
Magnetic resonance imaging system and method
The present invention relates to a magnetic resonance imaging system (1) comprising a plurality of RF coils (4) forming a multi-coil array and furthermore to a...
High-pressure discharge lamp
The invention relates to a high-pressure discharge lamp with an outer envelope (1) in which a discharge vessel (11) is arranged around a longitudinal axis (22)....
Illumination device with a wavelength converting element held by a support
structure having an aperture
An illumination device includes a light source, such as one or more light emitting diodes and a wavelength converting element that is mounted on an opaque...
Electric device with nanowires comprising a phase change material
A method of manufacturing an electric device including providing a body with a resistor of a phase change material being changeable between a first phase and a...
Polymer electrolyte; and an electrochemical device equipped with such a
Disclosed is a polymer electrolyte for use in an electrochemical device. Said polymer electrolyte comprises at least one polymer having ion-exchangeable...
Illumination system comprising a radiation source and fluorescent material
The invention concerns an illumination system comprising a radiation source and a fluorescent material comprising at least one phosphor capable of absorbing part...
Pump system for a personal care appliance
A pump (10) for a personal care appliance which includes a flexible fluid cartridge member (12) having an exit opening (17) for the fluid at a forward end...
Multi-component filter providing multiple flavour enhancement
A multi-component filter for a smoking article comprises: a mouth end segment; a first flavour release segment comprising plant leaf upstream of the mouth end...
Personal care apparatus with an automatically pivotable head part
A personal care apparatus having a hair trimmer, a main part and a head part. The head part being connected to the main part in a region of the main part that is...
A shaving apparatus includes at least one cutting unit having an inner cutter rotationally drivable with respect to an outer cutter by driving shaft of a driving...
Track fixture luminaire
Rapid retrieval user interface designed around small displays and few
buttons for searching long lists
In a user-interface application, a computing apparatus has a user-interface to assist the user in searching for information from a data array. In an example...
Information recording device and method, information reproducing device
and method, recording medium, program,...
An ECC block is constituted by RS(248, 216, 33). Of a data length of 216 bytes (symbols), only 16 bytes are allocated to BCA data and the remaining 200 bytes are...
Cardiac perfusion analysis
In a method of analyzing a quantity having temporal and spatial variations a multidimensional output data array is formed. The multidimensional output data array...
Calibration image alignment in a PET-CT system
A phantom (44) is used to calibrate a multi-modality imaging system (10) that includes a nuclear imaging system (12) and a CT scanner (14). The phantom (44)...
Light emitting device including arrayed emitters defined by a photonic
A light emitting device includes a structure with a light emitting region disposed between an n-type region and a p-type region. A plurality of holes in the...
3D display with an improved pixel structure (pixelsplitting)
A display apparatus comprising a display device (104, 200, 301, 401) configured to display an image is disclosed. The display device comprises a plurality of...
Moving particle display device
An improved moving particle display device having a plurality of pixels (12, 14; 21, 22, 23, 24) is disclosed. The pixels are formed between first (1) and second...
Channel number sorting for digital television
Channel numbers are provided for a digital television receiver (200) that receives multiple transmissions (100, 110, 120), such as from different regions of a...
Information transfer system, a transmitter, a receiver and a record
carrier for use in the system
An information transfer system includes a transmitter for transferring to a receiver an information signal having main data and sub data. The sub data includes...
LED backlight for LCD with color uniformity recalibration over lifetime
An LED light source for LCD backlighting is described that recalibrates itself over time so that color and brightness uniformity across the backlight is...
Method and apparatus for ferrous object and/or magnetic field detection
for MRI safety
A method and apparatus for ferrous object and/or magnetic field detection are provided. Embodiments can improve magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) safety and...
Low-pressure mercury vapor discharge lamp
A low-pressure mercury vapor discharge lamp (1) has a discharge vessel (3) enclosing, in a gastight manner, a discharge space provided with a filling of mercury...
The invention pertains to a photo-sensitive composition which comprises a photochemical initiator, a polyacid or a salt thereof, and a ...
Motion-compensated inverse filtering with band-pass filters for motion
This invention relates to a method, a computer program, a computer program product, and a device for reducing motion blur of images of a video signal shown on a...
Emitter design including emergency operation mode in case of
emitter-damage for medical X-ray application
The invention relates the field of electron emitter of an X-ray tube. More specifically the invention relates to flat thermionic emitters to be used in X-ray...
Laser beam recorder and method for controlling a laser beam recorder
The present invention relates to a method for controlling a LBR (Laser Beam Recorder) (56) suitable for mastering a record carrier (60) by writing data in the...
Optical disc for storing both data requiring defect management and
real-time av data
An optical disc (1) for storing digital data, comprising a first storage area (10) for storing a first type of digital data and a second storage area (20) for...
Optical system for 3-dimensional display
An optical system that can add an optical depth information to a two-dimensional image (72) represented by substantially collimated light, e.g. by using a...
Method of and scaling unit for scaling a three-dimensional model
A method of scaling a three-dimensional input model 100 in a three-dimensional input space into a three-dimensional output model 200 which fits in a...
Motion control for image rendering
A display apparatus (100) for displaying an output image on basis of 3D visual information is disclosed. The display apparatus (100) comprises: first receiving...
Electrical device with crossover of electrode connecting lines
The invention relates to an electrical device comprising a substrate carrying at least one component comprising at least one electrode, a first connecting line...
Portable illumination device
A portable illumination device, for illuminating an object through a medium having an absorption coefficient, has a lighting unit including at least two...
Method and apparatus for making cigarette filters with a centrally located
A filter making apparatus includes a positioning device having a passageway therethrough, with the passageway guiding a continuous flavor element such as a...
Synthesis and incorporation of high-temperature ammonia-release agents in
A tobacco smoking mixture and/or a cigarette wrapper with high-temperature ammonia-release agents therein are provided, wherein the high-temperature ...
Opposed seam electrically heated cigarette smoking system
An electrically heated cigarette smoking system includes a cigarette that is formed with a tobacco rod portion, a filter tube portion, a tobacco mat layer...
An ironing shoe comprising a laminate having at least one laminate opening and a laminate periphery similar to a sole periphery of a sole plate of an iron, the...
Shaving apparatus with a short-hair cutting device and a long-hair cutting
In a shaving apparatus (1) with a housing (2) and with a short-hair cutting device (30) projecting out of housing (2) and with a long-hair cutting device (36,...
Method of scrolling through a document
The invention relates to a data processing system enabling a user to view or edit a document. When the user scrolls the document over a relatively large distance...
Power management adapted to compute average length of time that a
processor is idle during each processing...
A SIMD processor architecture (2) for processing a stream of data vectors is provided, the architecture comprising a processor array (4) comprising a plurality...