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Control architecture for a high-throughput multi-processor channel
A multi-processor unit includes a first domain for processing data according to first configuration information and having multiple first domain processors each...
Method to measure transmission delay between 1394 bridges
In lieu of a strictly dedicated bus transaction such as a ping and self-identification, the timing delays for an IEEE 1394 serial bus are determined by an...
Data compression and expansion of an audio signal
A data compression apparatus for data compressing an audio signal includes an input terminal (1) for receiving the audio signal, a 1-bit A/D converter (4) for...
Method and device for monitoring a system
The present invention relates to a method for monitoring a system in which a datum-line display (11) is generated on a viewing screen (4) for at least one...
Heart modeling using a template
A device, a method and a computer program to model and report an anatomic structure, for example for coronary angiography is provided. The graphical editor...
Universal remote control unit with automatic appliance identification and
System and method for automatically programming a universal remote. In the system, the remote acquires identification data from a particular device at which it...
System and method for hybrid conditional access for receivers of encrypted
A system for decrypting transmissions encrypted by a transmission station includes a receiver having a first conditional access module embedded within the...
Communication set with detection of set function and line condition
A description is given of a communication set for connection to a communication line such as a telephone line, which communication set includes means for...
Shaped anode x-ray tube
An x-ray tube (16) suitable for use in a computed tomography (CT) scanner (10) includes an envelope (42) which defines an evacuated chamber. An anode (40) and a...
Generating coefficients for a prediction filter in an encoder
A transmitter is disclosed for transmitting a transmission signal via a transmission medium. The transmitter derives a prediction signal from the digital...
Disc drive apparatus
An optical disc drive apparatus (1) comprises: rotating means (4) for rotating an optical disc (2); a sledge (10) radially displaceable with respect to an...
Head arrangement for domain expansion magnetic amplifying magneto-optical
A head arrangement for reading a magneto-optical recording medium (10) having a storage layer and a read-out layer, includes an improved field generating device...
System and method for measuring the permeability of a material
A system for measuring the permeability of a material includes a light source for illuminating the material, and a stray light sensor for detecting stray light...
Liquid crystal display with electrostatic protecting circuits
An LCD provided with an electrostatic protecting circuit includes a plurality of signal lines formed at constant intervals, a common electrode arranged in a...
Method for post-processing a 3D digital video signal
The present invention relates to a method for post-processing a 3D digital video signal, said digital video signal having a plurality of views with associated...
Liquid crystal display device and driving method thereof
A liquid crystal display and a method of driving the same is capable of for preventing a difference in brightness from occurring between horizontal line blocks....
Active matrix electroluminescent display
An active matrix display includes a display element for producing a visual output when the display element is driven with a constant current, and drive circuitry...
Error-correcting binary run-length-limited product-code
A signal includes a runlength limited (RLL) encoded binary d,k channel bitstream, parameter d defining a minimum number and k defining a maximum number of zeroes...
MRI system having a gradient magnet system with a gyroscope
The invention relates to an MRI system (1) comprising an examination volume (11), a main magnet system (13) for generating a main magnetic (field (B.sub.0) in...
Method of monitoring a magnetic field drift of a magnetic resonance
The invention enables to monitor a magnetic field drift of a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus on the basis of the magnetic resonance signals, which are...
An illumination unit has a light source, in particular a high-intensity discharge lamp or an ultra high performance lamp, a main reflector and a back reflector...
Ion beam irradiation device
Disclosed is an ion beam irradiation device including a holder supporting a substrate; and an ion beam source that is a predetermined distance from the substrate...
Domestic appliance and heating structure for a domestic appliance
An electric heating structure of a domestic appliance includes at least one first electric heating track (23) having a positive temperature coefficient and at...
Method for fabricating liquid crystal display device
A method for fabricating a TFT array substrate for a liquid crystal display device is provided. The method includes: preparing a substrate; forming a gate line...
Method of fabricating an array substrate
An array substrate for use in an X-ray sensing device and in an LCD device is fabricated using plasma gas treatment. Especially, an indium-tin-oxide (ITO)...
An illumination system comprising, a) a light source; b) a light-directing assembly (1) in close proximity to the light source and comprising a plurality of...
A luminaire includes at least two lamps and a main reflector whose outer edge defines a light emission window. A counter reflector is provided opposite the main...
Master traffic lamp
Method and device for building a variable-length error code
The invention relates to a variable-length error-correcting (VLEC) code technique, in which the main steps are: defining all the needed parameters, generating a...
Apparatus and method for providing IEEE 802.11e hybrid coordinator
recovery and backoff rules
An apparatus and method is disclosed for providing recovery and backoff rules for a hybrid coordinator of an IEEE 802.11e Quality of Service (QoS) wireless...
Disc-shaped recording medium, disc driving device and disc producing
With the disc-shaped recording medium, or the disc manufacturing method according to the present invention, for both the single-layer disc and the multi-layer...
Rewritable data storage medium having erasable identification marks
A rewritable data storage medium has a rewritable recording layer provided with a tracking structure. The recording layer has a data recording area. An erasable...
Optical data storage medium and use of such medium
An optical data storage medium (20) for recording by means of a focused radiation beam (29) is described. The radiation beam having a wavelength .lamda. enters...
Method of manufacturing an optical storage medium and optical storage
A method of manufacturing an optical storage medium is provided, which comprises at least a transparent spacer layer (22) or transparent cover layer. This layer...
Optical device for reading information
An optical playback or recording device is equipped with mass-unbalance detection means (20) for detecting unbalance on the record carrier (2). Mass-unbalance...
Optical diffraction element
An optical diffraction element (1) comprises a diffraction layer (4) which is divided into diffraction strips (6) alternating with intermediate strips (8). The...
Scanning device including an objective system with a lens protection
An optical scanning device (1) for scanning an information layer (4) of an optical record carrier (2), the device (1) comprising a radiation source (11) for...
Discharging method of in-plane switching mode liquid crystal display
A method for discharging a in-plane switching mode liquid crystal display panel including: providing a color filter substrate and a thin film transistor...
Liquid crystal display having a horizontal electric field and capsulated
pads and method of fabricating the same
A liquid crystal display having a horizontal electric field includes:a thin film transistor array substrate, wherein the thin film transistor array substrate...
Method of analyzing and modifying a footprint
In a method of analyzing and modifying a footprint depending on a specified number of texture elements touched by the footprint, in a graphics system providing...
Liquid crystal display device and method for operating the same
A liquid crystal display (LCD) including an LCD panel having a plurality of gate lines running in parallel in one direction and a plurality of data lines running...
Electroluminescent display device
An active matrix electroluminescent (EL) display device has a switching circuit for each display pixel which has a drive transistor (30) and a cascode transistor...
Electro-luminescence display and drving method thereof
An electro-luminescence display which obtains proper color realization even though identical data driving waveforms are applied to each group of R, G and B pixel...
Waveguide communication system
A waveguide comprises a longitudinal first conductor (110) located in an inner space of a box-shaped longitudinal shield conductor which is provided with a slot...
MR device provided with differently optimized RF coil arrays
An MR device for MR imaging includes an RF coil system. In order to enable switching to and fro between different applications in such an MR device without...
Apparatus of driving lamp and liquid crystal display device using the same
An apparatus of driving a lamp includes a first inverter board having a first inverter for supplying a first high-voltage alternating-current waveform via a...
Active matrix organic light emitting display panel
An active matrix organic light emitting display panel includes a first substrate including a seal pattern region, a non-display region, and a display region, the...