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Decoding method and decoder for Reed Solomon code
A refinement of the Inverse-Free Berlekamp-Massey algorithm in which calculation of the discrepancy (.delta.) is performed using coefficients having a common...
Enhanced coding for informed decoders
The invention relates to method of encoding address words (a) comprising address symbols (a.sub.0, a.sub.1, . . . a.sub.k-1) into codewords (c) of a code (C) for...
Digital microelectronic circuit with a clocked data-processing unit and a
A digital microelectronic circuit comprises a clocked data-processing unit (1) and a converting unit (2) which reads in data present at the output of the...
Entropy estimation and decimation for improving the randomness of true
random number generation
A random number generating system operates to generate an output number bit sequence based on an entropy estimation of a true random number bit sequence, the...
Method of localizing the myocardium of the heart and method of determining
perfusion parameters thereof
The invention relates to a method of deriving the myocardial region from one or more MR images. Left and right ventricle contours (1, 2) are determined. The...
Multiple preparatory excitations and readouts distributed over the cardiac
A magnetic resonance cardiac imaging method for imaging during a cardiac cycle interval includes monitoring an electrocardiographic signal (90) associated with...
Encoded video image formatting
A method and apparatus are provided to enable variable speed forwards or reverse play of motion-prediction coded sequences of video signal frames. Successive...
Automatic content analysis and representation of multimedia presentations
For use in a multimedia analysis system capable of analyzing the content of multimedia signals, there is disclosed an apparatus and method for creating a...
System and method for reduced playback of recorded video based on video
There is disclosed a video playback device for playing back a recorded television program in time-compressed mode on a display screen coupled to the video...
A method for matching digital images, including regularization of image features of a first digital image, composed of pixels, defining a finite set of candidate...
Method and system for extracting spine geometrical data
A method for extracting geometrical data from a 2-D digital image of the spine, comprising steps for determining spine outlines, endplates and corners wherein: ...
Device for generating X-rays having an integrated anode and bearing member
A device for generating X-rays includes source for emitting electrons; a carrier having a material that generates X-rays in response to the electrons; and...
Transceiver with means for error management
A transceiver for a serial data bus is provided which transceiver includes error management. In a first example embodiment of a transceiver, error management is...
Record carrier having an improved modulated servo track for more reliable
synchronization and an apparatus for...
A record carrier (1) has a servo track (4) indicating an information track (9) intended for recording information blocks represented by marks. The servo track...
Bidirectional flyback switch mode power supply (SMPS)
The present invention relates to a bidirectional flyback switch mode power supply (SMPS), such as a bidirectional flyback converter, and a method for operating...
Array substrate of liquid crystal display device having color filter on
thin film transistor structure and...
An array substrate of a liquid crystal display device having a color filter on a thin film transistor structure and a method of fabricating the same are...
Menu generating method and recording device for a record carrier
The present invention relates to a menu picture generating method and to a recording device for recording a menu picture on a record carrier (20), wherein a key...
Method of despreading GPS signals
A method of despreading a plurality of GPS spread spectrum signals received by a GPS receiver (24) is disclosed together with a GPS receiver (24) and a mobile...
Servo system, apparatus comprising a servo system, sigma delta modulator,
and integrated circuit comprising a...
A servo system comprising an analog sigma delta modulator for generating a normalized digital error correction signal from first and second analog control...
Driver circuit for controlling a resonant converter
In order to improve the efficiency of a driver circuit for controlling upper and lower switching means (T3, T4) for converting a direct voltage Ud into a clocked...
Method and apparatus for testing liquid crystal display device
A method and apparatus for testing a liquid crystal display device are provided to detect a defect location precisely and rapidly without requiring a jig. The...
Vacuum display device
The invention relates to a vacuum display device comprising a display screen (30) having picture elements (35), cathode means (20) for generating a plurality of...
Electron gun for cathode ray tube having third to fifth electrodes with
different sized electron beam through holes
An electron gun for a cathode ray tube is disclosed, which has a simple structure and can prevent the spot on a screen from being degraded. In the electron gun...
Holder for cathode ray tube and fabrication method thereof
A holder for a cathode ray tube includes a stud engaging portion having an engaging hole in order to be engaged to a stud pin mounted inside a panel, a frame...
Electric lamp lamp vessel provided with a light-absorbing coating and
method of preparing such a...
An electric lamp includes a light-transmitting lamp vessel which accommodates a light source. At least a part of the lamp vessel is provided with a...
Floating gate memory cells with increased coupling radio
A method to improve the coupling ratio between a control gate (18) and a floating gate (14) of a floating gate non-volatile semiconductor device is described. In...
Module for a data carrier with improved bump counterparts
In a data carrier (1), or a module (3) for such a data carrier (1), the module (3) has an integrated component (4) with at least two projecting connection...
Box with hinged lid
The invention relates to a box with a hinged lid wherein the lid is reliably closed by way of an enlarged collar section (20) as compared to conventional boxes...
Bus system and bus interface
The invention relates to a bus system comprising a first station and a second station coupled by a bus for transferring data and control signals. The bus is...
Method and apparatus for segmentation of an object
An object, such as an example blood vessel, in a two or three dimensional image data set is segmented. An adaptable model, such as an example cylinder model, is...
Wireless terminal with dual band antenna arrangement and RF module for use
with dual band antenna arrangement
A wireless terminal having a dual band antenna arrangement which comprises a planar inverted-F antenna (10) having a first (12) for signals in a first, lower...
Video decoding device and method using a deblocking filtering step
Quantization in video coding is a lossy treatment and has as its main result that blocking artefacts occur at the boundary of two blocks during the decoding...
Computer vision system and method employing hierarchical object
A method and apparatus are disclosed for classifying objects using a hierarchical object classification scheme. The hierarchical object classification scheme...
Image processing method for displaying an image sequence of a deformable
3-D object with indications of the...
Image processing method for displaying an image sequence of a deformable 3-D object with indications of the object wall motions comprising steps of acquiring...
Method for manufacturing an electroacoustical transducer comprising a
In an electroacoustic transducer (21) with a stationary transducer part (23) and with a membrane configuration (17) comprising a membrane (15) and a handling...
Substitution-box for symmetric-key ciphers
An input data block is cryptographically converted into an output data block; by performing a non-linear operation on the input data block using an S-box based...
Dose control in CT-images
A method for determining a modulation function for modulating intensity of X-rays provided by an X-ray source of a CT-system for CT-imaging a slice of a region a...
Four-dimensional helical tomographic scanner
A computed tomography imaging scanner (10) acquires helical cone beam projection data for a volume of interest (46) using at least two source trajectory helices....
Wavelet based coding using motion compensated filtering based on both
single and multiple reference frames
A method and device is disclosed for encoding a group of video frames. A first number of frames in the group is motion compensated temporally filtered based on...
Single-loop motion-compensation fine granular scalability
A video coding technique having motion compensation for bi-directional predicted frames (B-frames) and predicted frames (P-frames). The video coding technique...
Hybrid frequency-time domain equalizer
A channel decoder employs a hybrid frequency-time domain equalizer for effectively combining a frequency domain equalizer with a time domain equalizer to achieve...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device including opposite first and second substrates, and column spacers between the first and second substrates, the column spacers...
Liquid crystal display
A liquid crystal display including: a first transparent substrate coated with a first alignment layer, a second transparent substrate coated with a second...
In-plane switching mode liquid crystal display device and method for
manufacturing the same
An in-plane switching mode LCD device and a method for manufacturing the same are disclosed. The in-plane switching mode LCD device includes first and second...
Method of providing an estimate of a location
A method of providing an estimate of the location of first and second devices MS1, MS2 comprising the steps of obtaining at least one range measurement from the...
Circuit with a digital to analog converter
A first and second signal source are coupled to an analog output in a digital input signal dependent configuration. The signal sources so that a contribution of...
Frequency divider with reduced jitter and transmitter based thereon
An apparatus for generating an output signal whose frequency is lower than the frequency of an input signal is disclosed. The apparatus includes a chain of...
Magnetic resonance method
A novel magnetic resonance imaging method is presented to produce a magnetic resonance image, wherein a stationary magnetic field and temporary magnetic gradient...
A DC--DC converter with an inductor (L) and a switch (S1, S2) comprises an averaging circuit (2) which generates an average correction signal (ACS) ...
Dielectric composition, method of manufacturing a ceramic multilayer
element, and electronic device
The dielectric composition contains a mixture of a ceramic composition containing Ba.sub.aRE.sub.bTi.sub.cO.sub.3, wherein RE represents a rare earth element,...