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Method for controlling a positioning device, positioning device, and
lithographic apparatus provided with a...
In a method for controlling a positioning device, the positioning device has a stator and mover, the mover being movable relative to the stator; a position...
Marketplace illumination methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for providing illumination in a marketplace. In one example, radiation comprising variable color light is generated using a plurality of...
High-pressure gas discharge lamp
The invention relates to a high-pressure gas discharge lamp which comprises at least a lamp bulb (1) hermetically enclosing a discharge space (21) filled with a...
Electric lamp with absorbing and interference media
An electric lamp includes a lamp vessel which is transparent to visible light and accommodates a light source. The lamp vessel is covered with a combination of a...
Method and apparatus to recover a dead pixel in digital imaging systems
Gamma radiation events are received individually at elements of a detector array (18) at least one of the elements (P0) being defective. Each detector element...
Molded lens over LED die
One or more LED dice are mounted on a support structure. The support structure may be a submount with the LED dice already electrically connected to leads on the...
Housing for storing multiple information discs
A multiple information disc housing for storing optical discs and including a first housing part (3), a second housing part (5) and an intermediate third housing...
Iron with cartridge
The invention relates to an iron comprising a cartridge (4) for containing a liquid (5), a nozzle means (6) having at least one aperture (20), a pump means (14)...
Washing machine for shaver
TV program profiling technique and interface
A new, interactive, television program profile interface and method are described. The interface is used to capture and display the likes and dislikes of a...
Linear transformation for symmetric-key ciphers
A method of generating a linear transformation matrix A for use in a symmetric-key cipher includes generating a binary [n,k,d] error-correcting code, where...
Additional data channel in between marks
A device has a head for recording information by writing marks in a track on a record carrier via a beam of radiation. The radiation is controlled to write the...
Storage space for elements which are used in a medical activity
Elements (2), which are used in a medical activity, are stored in a storage space (3) including a plurality of partitions (4) which are each dedicated to...
Systems and methods for synchronizing lighting effects
In one example, a lighting apparatus comprises a processor wherein the processor is configured to control a color-changing lighting effect generated by the...
Contaminant getter on UV reflective base coat in fluorescent lamps
An electric lamp is provided having a luminescent layer on the lamp envelope that produces visible light when impinged by ultraviolet radiation generated within...
Synthetically focused ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system for tissue and
A synthetic focus ultrasound system is described which is operated in a hybrid fashion. System operation alternates between synthetic focus acquisition and...
Process and system for monitoring a continuous element being incorporated
within a cigarette filter
A system and process for monitoring a continuous element being incorporated within a cigarette filter includes a light source and a photoresponsive device facing...
Smoking articles and filters with carbon-coated molecular sieve sorbent
Smoking articles and filters, which involve the use of carbon-coated molecular sieve sorbents are provided. The carbon-coated molecular sieve sorbent has a...
Extendible instruction system
An instruction system for issuing instructions from a first computer system (50-90) for execution by a second computer system (10, 20, 40) is described. The...
Method for distributing a video split up in spatial pieces
A video distribution method, apparatus, and system for distributing a video divided into a plurality of spatial pieces encoded separately as independent video...
A method of encoding a multi-channel audio signal including at least a first signal component (LF), a second signal component (LR) and a third signal component...
Mapping the coronary arteries on a sphere
A coronary arteries tree is approximated by a base sphere (32) which is best fitted to vessels centerlines (38). The base surface (32) is gridded to define...
Medical imaging device having means for rendering the detector orientation
and the display orientation...
The invention refers to a medical imaging device (1) comprising an X-ray source (2) for irradiating an object to be imaged. Detector means (3) having an...
An electrowetting device comprises a variable element (28) and a control system (11) for the variable element (28), wherein the control system (11) is adapted to...
Method and apparatus for measuring response time of liquid crystal, and
method and apparatus for driving liquid...
The method and apparatus for measuring response time of liquid crystal includes controlling temperature of a liquid crystal display panel, generating a liquid...
Display device with pre-charging arrangement
The invention relates to a display device comprising a plurality of light emitting elements (1), wherein at least one of the elements has an associated capacitor...
Method of configuration a wireless-controlled lighting system
A method for associating a group of lighting units in a wireless-controlled lighting system to respective buttons or other control elements on a remote control....
Electronic device mountable onto a substrate using surface mount
techniques, and method
The sensing device (100) comprises a first sensing element (10) having a reference plane (1), between which sensing element (10) and a contacting side (3) of the...
Phosphor converted light emitting device
A phosphor converted light emitting device includes a semiconductor structure comprising a light emitting layer disposed between an n-type region and a p-type...
Parent unit for babyphone
Parent unit for babyphone
Method for controlling lighting parameters, controlling device, lighting
A controlling device for controlling lighting parameters is connected to a number of lamps and includes a controlling member which is placed on a contact surface...
Method and apparatus for improved radiation detection
In a method for measuring detected radiation, an analog data signal is converted to a digital data signal having aperiodic data pulses varying with intensity of...
PWM LED regulator with sample and hold
Improved stability in a regulator having a sample-and-hold. Coupling an input voltage to an input node of the sample-and-hold circuit is provided. Activating the...
Wireless MR receiving coil system
A magnetic resonance imaging system includes a local coil assembly (30) which is disposed in an examination region (14) electrically isolated from the scanner....
Magnetic resonance receive coils with compact inductive components
A low profile radio frequency coil (32, 44, 44.sub.1, 44.sub.2, 44.sub.3) for use in a magnetic resonance imaging system includes a low profile antenna (34, 102,...
DC/DC converter and decentralized power generation system comprising a
The invention relates to a DC/DC converter for use in a decentralized power generation system. If a DC/DC converter is physically separated from a power...
Photonic crystal light emitting device
A photonic crystal structure is formed in an n-type region of a III-nitride semiconductor structure including an active region sandwiched between an n-type...
Photonic crystal light emitting device with multiple lattices
A semiconductor light emitting device includes a photonic crystal structure that is a lattice of holes in the semiconductor layers. The photonic crystal...
Process to produces solutions to be used as coating agents in
photo-catalytic and transparent films
The invention relates to a process for producing a stable solution containing Anatase titanium oxide intended to be deposited on a substrate in order to obtain a...
A lamp system has a first light source which radiates light of a first chromaticity coordinate and a second light source which radiates light of a second...
Backlight unit and method of driving the same
A backlight unit includes at least one cold cathode fluorescent lamp arranged at a lower end of a bottom cover, external electrode fluorescent lamps arranged on...
Devices, systems, and methods to fixate tissue within the regions of body,
such as the pharyngeal conduit
Systems and methods incorporate implant structures, and/or implantation devices, and/or surgical implantation techniques, to make possible the treatment of...
Printing apparatus and method for forming patterns for liquid crystal
display device using the same
A printing apparatus includes at least one printing nozzle for applying a material, at least one first printing plate, at least one second printing plate, at...
Television program recommender with automatic identification of changing
A television program recommender is disclosed that automatically identifies changes in viewing preferences. Once changing viewing preferences are identified, the...
Animation system for a robot comprising a set of movable parts
The object of the invention is to make the movable parts of a robot reproduce the movement of the movable parts of an animated object, via the transmission of...
MR visualization of interventional devices
MR method for generating MR images of an object to be examined located inside an examination volume by means of an MR device and for simultaneously locating an...
Method of segmenting a three-dimensional structure
The invention relates to a method for segmentation of a three-dimensional structure in a three-dimensional data set, especially a medical data set. The method...