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Ceiling mount for X-ray system
The invention relates to an X-ray installation having two ceiling mounts (20, 30), to which the X-ray tube (26) respectively the X-ray detector (36) are fixed....
Preparation of mixed metal oxide catalysts from nanoscale particles
Mixed metal oxide catalysts are prepared by combining first nanoscale particles and second nanoscale particles to form a mixture of nanoscale particles and then...
Method of filtering a bitstream according to user specifications
The invention proposes a method of filtering a bitstream according to user specifications. The proposed method uses a semantic description and a syntactical...
Low bit-rate audio encoding
In a sinusoidal audio encoder a number of sinusoids are estimated per audio segment. A sinusoid is represented y frequency, amplitude and phase. Normally, phase...
Device for generating an array of light spots
The invention relates to a device for generating a periodical array of light spots from an input light beam, said device comprising--a periodical array of...
Method and arrangement for monitoring the mercury condensation in an arc
Methods for preventing blackening of a gas filled arc tube of a mercury vapour discharge lamp. Lamp voltage and slope, as well as lamp current and slope are...
Solderless integrated package connector and heat sink for LED
Standard solderless connectors extend from a molded package body supporting at least one high power LED. The package includes a relatively large metal slug...
Two-dimensional transducer arrays for improved field of view
A method and system for using two-dimensional transducer arrays for improving the field of view during an ultrasonic examination are disclosed. The ultrasonic...
System and method for audio-visual content synthesis
A system and method is provided for synthesizing audio-visual content in a video image processor. A content synthesis application processor extracts audio...
Method for the selective rendering of body structures
A method provided for the formation of a selective rendering of body structures of an object to be examined from a primary image data set. The method provides a...
Image-wide artifacts reduction caused by high attenuating objects in ct
deploying voxel tissue class
A reconstruction processor (34) reconstructs acquired projection data (S) into an uncorrected reconstructed image (T). A classifying algorithm (66) classifies...
Method of straightening a reformat for navigation and quantification
A method of producing an improved straightened reformat is presented in which cross sections are calculated perpendicular to an elongate subject described within...
Radio-therapeutic treatment planning incorporating functional imaging
A radiation therapy planning procedure and device provides a model-based segmentation of co-registered anatomical and functional imaging information to provide a...
Changer apparatus for information discs
The invention relates to a changer apparatus for information discs, comprising a stacking unit for stacking at least two information discs in at least two...
Mirror with built-in display
A mirror device (1) which can be simultaneously used for display purposes, based on e.g. an LCD display (5) with a polarizing mirror (2) placed in front of it....
LED temperature-dependent power supply system and method
A LED based lighting system (20) employs a LED load temperature sensor (40) for generating a temperature-sensing signal (TSS) indicative of an operational...
Insulation detection power supply and electronic ballast
A power supply for an insulation detector having a heating element and a temperature sensitive switch thermally coupled to the heating element, the power supply...
Compact high-pressure discharge lamp and method of manufacturing
A high-pressure discharge lamp has an outer envelope (1) in which a discharge vessel (11) is arranged enclosing a discharge space (13) with an ionizable filling....
Fluoropolymer-containing sol-gel coating
A sol-gel coating composition comprising fluoropolymer particles is disclosed. The fluoropolymer particles are distributed homogeneously in the coating, leading...
A hearing aid to be placed in the auditory canal. This hearing aid is composed of one side that is fitted near the outside of the ear and another side that has...
Repeated examination reporting
A plurality of diagnostic images of a region of interest of a subject are generated and stored in a patient database (10). In one of the images, a region of...
Scheduler system and method thereof
Disclosed is a method and system based on MAC frames for enabling a QAP to seamlessly operate between granting polls for upstream and sidestream traffic while...
Transmission system for transmitting an information signal via a plurality
of subchannels from a transmitter to...
Described is a transmission system (10) for transmitting an information signal (21) via a plurality of subchannels from a transmitter (12) to a receiver (16)....
Method and apparatus for smooth disassociation of stations from access
points in an 802.11 WLAN
A plurality of methods, apparatus and computer program for providing warning to a station (STA) associated with an Access Point (AP) in a WLAN that a...
Method and device for tilt compensation in an optical storage system
The invention relates to a tilt controller for controlling the tilt (radial and/or tangential) of an actuator relative to a recording surface of an optical...
Electromagnetic shielding for high field MRI coils
A radio frequency coil for magnetic resonance imaging includes an active coil member (70, 70.sub.1, 170, 270) that defines an imaging volume. The active coil...
Discharge lamp with lamp base structure
The invention relates a high-pressure discharge lamp, which comprises:an outer bulb (1) in which a discharge vessel (11) is arranged around a longitudinal axis...
Growth of III-nitride light emitting devices on textured substrates
A III-nitride light emitting device is grown on a textured substrate, in order to reduce the amount of total internal reflection at the interface between the...
Tunable radiation emitting semiconductor device
A tunable radiation emitting semiconductor device includes at least one elongated structure at least partially fabricated from one or more semiconductor...
PMT gain and energy calibrations using lutetium background radiation
A scintillator (18) includes radioactive elements which emit radiation of a characteristic energy, such as lutetium.sup.176, which emits 202 keV and 307 keV...
Method for detecting filter clogging by using pressure information,
apparatus for monitoring filter clogging...
A method is provided for detecting filter clogging which are able to keep track of the filter clogging with precision and in detail. At least one pressure...
Brightness enhancement of LED using selective ray angular recycling
Light that is emitted from an LED chip at a first angle of incidence or less relative to the LED chip is permitted to leave the LED package. Light emitted from...
Lighting device package
The present invention provides a lighting device package that is configured to enable degassing of the lighting device package. The lighting device package...
Luminaire and a lighting panel for a luminaire
A luminaire comprising a light source and a lighting panel in front of the light source, wherein light radiation from the light source is transmitted through the...
Wake up light
Data processing system and method for converting and synchronising data
A data processing system and a method for synchronizing data traffic including a conversion unit which converts first data into second data. The first data is...
Playback of interactive television applications
A method and apparatus for controlling the playback of interactive television applications associated with a recorded program when a viewer is using trick play...
Using only projection data in one temporal gating window around a certain target phase point may lead to motion artifacts such as blurred images. By using...
Gas discharge source, in particular for EUV radiation
A gas discharge source for EUV radiation and/or soft X-ray radiation is arranged in a vacuum chamber and includes at least two electrodes, each with a circular...
Focusing control method for reading/writing optical disc
An optical reading/writing apparatus has an optical head that includes a collimator and a lens. For efficient and reliable focusing control for writing an empty...
Method and apparatus for measuring distance using dual-component radar
A device measures distance using a wireless signal that has two simultaneously transmitted components. Each of the two components includes a respective repeated...
Mechanism for collapsible catamaran
A method of folding the bridge structure between a catamaran's hulls so that the bridge structure can retract and expand laterally on the water. The structure is...
Nodal mounted system for driving a power appliance
The power toothbrush, which has a rotating brushhead movement, includes a housing with a motor mounted therein having an armature which in operation rotates...
Connection linked rights protection
The present invention relates to a method and a system for performing digital rights management. The idea of the invention is that a master right associated with...
Automatic registration of intra-modality medical volume images using
A current diagnostic image and an archived diagnostic image of a common region of patient are loaded into a first memory (14) and a second memory (18). The...
Detector arrangement, especially for a computer tomograph
A detector arrangement (10) for detecting and transferring detector signals to a processing unit is described. This detector arrangement is provided in...
Computer tomography apparatus with multiple x-ray radiation sources
A computer tomography apparatus (100) for examination of an object of interest (107), the computer tomography apparatus (100) comprising a first electromagnetic...
Quantitative material decomposition for spectral CT
A data processing method for use in an imaging system is described. The method includes determining a special footprint of an unknown mixture of substances from...
Waveguide for autostereoscopic display having a plurality of switchable
portions of diffusive material within...
A display includes a display panel and a backlighting system having a light source and waveguide. The waveguide includes diffusing portions of diffusing...
Electroacoustic cable for magnetic resonance applications
A transmission cable for use in a magnetic resonance apparatus is provided. The transmission cable includes a plurality of cable segments (200n). The cable also...