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Fast continuous moving bed magnetic resonance imaging with multiple
stationary receive coils for sense...
A plurality of global receive coils (24a, 24b, 24c) are stationarily positioned around a fixed field of view (FOV) of a magnetic resonance diagnostic imaging...
The invention relates to an X-ray detector for detecting X-radiation, as used, in particular, in computer tomographic (CT) systems. The X-ray detector in...
Degradable slitted cigarette filter
A cigarette filter comprises an elongate filter component having a longitudinal axis. A plurality of spaced apart slits generally perpendicular to the...
Mini charger for toothbrush
Automatic price display control by emulation of electronic cash register
A system and method for distribution of product price and/or sales data in a retail establishment. Product price and/or sales data is stored locally, either in a...
Method and apparatus for monitoring polyolefin production
The present technique provides for the use of spectroscopic probes, such as Raman probes, within the conduits of a polyolefin production system. The Raman probe...
Optical disk system with delay-difference detector without delay lines
Optical disk systems comprising photo detectors (1) for detecting optical disks comprising amplifiers and slicers (2-5) and delay-difference detectors (6) for...
Information carrier, and system for positioning such an information
carrier in a reading and/or writing apparatus
The invention relates to an information carrier (101) intended to be read and/or written by a periodic array of light spots, said information carrier (101)...
Information carrier, and system for positioning such an information
carrier in an apparatus
The invention relates to an information carrier, and a system for positioning such an information carrier in an apparatus. This system comprises an optical...
Electronic device and method of manufacturing thereof
The electronic device comprises a body (40) of electrically insulating material that is provided with a through-hole or cavity. In the cavity or through-hole an...
Method and device for on-chip magnetic resonance spectroscopy
A method and a device for on-chip magnetic resonance spectroscopy is proposed. On-chip magnetic resonance spectroscopy may be applied to non-magnetic as well as...
Planar RF resonator for open MRI systems
An MRI apparatus that includes an open magnet system with pole pieces (14, 16) for generating a steady B.sub.0 magnetic field in an examination zone (13)....
Sensing light emitted from multiple light sources
An apparatus is directed to controlling a light source. The apparatus provides at least one light source that emits a light signal at a discrete frequency and a...
Method and device for driving a metal halide lamp
A method for driving a lamp is described includes generating a light controlling DC electric field E with a desired direction and a desired strength inside the...
Method and apparatus for detection of a speckle based physically
An optical arrangement of at least a coherent light source (1), a strongly scattering object (5) (the PUF), and a pixe-lated photo-detector (6), wherein the...
Chalcone and its analogs as agents for the inhibition of angiogenesis and
related disease states
The present invention relates to chalcone and chalcone derivatives and analogs which are useful as angiogenesis inhibitors. The present compounds, which are...
LED assembly for rear lamps in an automobile
Various techniques are described herein for combining two or more LEDs in a single reflective cavity for a rear lamp in an automobile. The LEDs may be two or...
Device including moveable support for examining persons
A device for the examination of persons including a medical examination device (11) having an examination volume (12), a support (1) for a person to be examined,...
Method for evaluating a bonus from authorized playbacks of a recording on
a device other than a device used to...
In a "Pay per view" system (5), a playback device (1,2,3) of a user of the "Pay per view" system (5) obtains a playback authorization by an authorizing device...
Method and system for selling lighting solutions
A method for selling lighting solutions includes installing a lighting system and measuring the amount of lumens emitted and/or measuring the changes in light...
Computerized tomography method with helical relative movement and conical
The invention relates to a computerized tomography method, wherein a radiation source executes an nPi relative movement along a helix with respect to an object....
Iterative data reconstruction
Iterative algorithms, which may be used for image reconstruction, include alternating projections and backprojections usually have a slow convergence, due to...
Method and bit stream decoding unit using majority voting
A method and a bit stream decoding unit for bit stream decoding has a bit stream comprising a number of consecutive samples. In order to provide for rapid and,...
Bit-detection arrangement and apparatus for reproducing information
A preprocessing unit converts an analog signal to a processed signal at a sample rate controlled by a first clock signal. A digital phase locked loop locks on...
Color display device
The invention relates to a color display device for display a color image and a method of operating such display. The color display device is provided with a...
Display management system
Systems and methods for providing personalized information are provided. Based on an identification of a customer and/or a product, the personalized information...
Clamping circuit to counter parasitic coupling
A clamper circuit for receiving an input signal from a victim wire, the clamper circuit being capable of receiving aggressor signals from aggressor wires, the...
Power control of a fluorescent lamp
A fluorescent lamp (2), in particular a backlight lamp of a display device, is supplied with an alternating voltage, a frequency and an amplitude of which being...
Charger for toothbrush
Apparatus and a record carrier for, and a method of recording a sequence
of video data signals
An apparatus for recording a sequence of video data signals on a record carrier includes input structure for receiving video data signals, generating structure...
Writing data to an optical disc
When writing data to an optic disc with a constant linear velocity, and encountering a disc error, data is written into the defect management area of the disc...
Device for parallel data processing as well as a camera system comprising
such a device
The invention relates to a device for parallel data processing, a DSP. The device according to the invention comprises a processor matrix (100) in which...
Monitoring system capable of generating audible messages
A system for generating an audible message to a human includes an apparatus having an input for receiving an audio message. The audio message is stored in a...
Methods and apparatus for controlling illumination
Methods and apparatus for controlling illumination. In one example, one or more multi-color light sources are controlled based on one or more interruptions of...
Method and apparatus for producing extreme ultraviolet radiation or soft
A method of producing extreme ultraviolet radiation (EUV) or soft X-ray radiation by means of an electrically operated discharge, in particular for EUV...
Hair treatment fluid application device
A hair treatment fluid application device includes a flexible container for containing a hair treatment fluid, an applicator body having outlet orifices for...
Method of balancing a suction unit comprising a ventilator and an electric
A method of manufacturing an electrical suction unit for use in a vacuum cleaner includes a turbine unit and an electrical motor with a rotor and a stator. The...
Computer tomography method for a periodically moving object
The invention relates to a computer tomography method in which a periodically moving object, in particular an organ of the body, is irradiated by a cone-shaped...
Motion-corrected three-dimensional volume imaging method
An X-ray imaging method forms a set of a plurality of two-dimensional X-Ray projection images of a medical or veterinary object to be examined through a scanning...
Device for detecting position information from an optical record carrier
An optical record carrier (1) is provided with tracks having a groove (4) wobbled in a transverse direction and predetermined positions (18) along the track. The...
Projection system featuring light source luminuous flux sensing and
A projection system having a projection display (20), at least one light source (10), and a sensor means for sensing and compensating for changes in the luminous...
Object entry into an electronic device
A system for entering objects from a set of objects into an electronic device is arranged to determine a first pointer position (11) on a display (10) and...
Automatic dialog system with database language model
An automatic dialog system for spoken inquiries into a database entry which contains several components available for inquiry, wherein speech recognition of a...
Electrode assembly and a system with impedance control
An electrode assembly arranged to carry out a bioelectrical interaction with an individual, said electrode assembly comprising a conductive material having a...
Adaptation of potential terms in real-time optimal path extraction
The invention relates to a method for segmenting an image [IM] by path extraction using minimization of at least a potential [POT], said potential being...
Method for recording a lead-out on an optical disc
A method of recording information stores lead-out information on a multilayer record carrier of an opposite track path type. A two part recording area across two...
Method of and system for determining the aberration of an imaging system
test object and detector for use with...
For determining aberrations of an optical imaging system (PL), a test object (12,14) comprising at least one delta test feature (10) is imaged either on an...