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Display and lighting arrangement for a fitting room
The invention provides a display and lighting arrangement (100) comprising a display unit (110), a sensor system (120), a control unit (130) and a lighting...
LED light source
A LED light source comprises--a full bridge rectifier equipped with a first input terminal and a second input terminal for coupling to output terminals of the...
Electronic ballast-compatible lighting driver for light-emitting diode
A lighting driver includes a rectifier having an input connected to receive AC electrical power from an electronic ballast and having an output connected to...
Controlling the power consumption of a receiving unit
An average power consumption of receiving units (3,5,7) for controlling apparatuses (4,6,8) in response to operation control signals from transmitting units (2)...
Method for determining an operational channel in a communication network,
energy-restricted device and proxy device
The present invention relates to a method for determining an operational channel c_op of a communication network comprising at least two potential proxies for...
Method and apparatus for intelligent channel zapping
The availability of television channels today may easily be overwhelming for a user and the use of conventional linear zapping when a user switches sequentially...
Method, device, system, token creating authorized domains
This invention relates to a method (100) for creating, on a device (200), an authorized domain (102) for sharing a (103) of a content item (104) between a first...
System and method for distributing meaningful clinical alerts
A messaging system (100) for routing clinical messages includes an event handler and a standardized protocol (105). The event handler (106) receives one or more...
Modulation for coded light transmission
Coded light has been proposed to enable advanced control of light sources and transmit information using light sources. Sequences of channel symbols to drive...
Diverse radio receiver system
A diverse radio receiver system includes a radio frequency (RF) circuit board, a plurality of RF receivers disposed on the RF circuit board, and switching...
Rotary positioning device
The present invention relates to a rotary positioning device (100, 100', 100'') comprising a circular magnetic track (110) generating a magnetic field across a...
Rinsing glass and charger combination for a power toothbrush
The combination of a power toothbrush and a charging system includes a charging base unit (12) having a charging coil (22) wound around the interior surface...
Transmitter module for use in a modular power transmitting system
A modular power transmitting system comprises multiple transmitter modules being connected together for transmitting power inductively to a receiver. The...
A liquid crystal (LC) display system includes an LC panel and a backlight unit. A controller controls the LC panel to display first and a second images forming...
The invention relates to a lighting apparatus comprising a laser source (2) for emitting laser light (3). The lighting apparatus further comprises a first laser...
Detector array with time-to-digital conversion having improved temporal
A detector (22) detects an event. First and second time-to-digital converters (TDCs) (70, 72) generate first and second time stamps (TS1, TS2) for the detection...
Radiation detector with photodetectors
The invention relates to a radiation detector (100) comprising a scintillator group with for example two scintillator elements (120a, 120b) for converting...
Apparatus for preparing food
The application relates to an apparatus for preparing food. The apparatus includes a housing (1), a food preparation chamber (4) in the housing (1) having an...
Luminaire combining ambient light and task light
A luminaire is disclosed that allows a transfer from ambient light to task light through physical manipulation by the user. The luminaire comprises OLED light...
Device and method for determining sizing information for custom mask
design of a facial mask
The present invention relates to a mask sizing device (10) for determining sizing information for custom mask design of a facial mask, wherein the mask sizing...
Method for semantic communication of device data between a source and
A treatment delivery system includes one or more medical therapy delivery devices (34) which deliver medical treatment or therapy to a patient, and one or more...
Respiratory drug delivery apparatus including a feedback and compliance
A respiratory drug delivery apparatus (2) includes a medication storage and delivery device (8) having an outlet (30) and a feedback and compliance device (32)...
Automated doppler velocimetry using a low-cost transducer
An automatic, stand-alone, hand-held ultrasound blood-vessel examination device includes a reduced number of transducer elements and presents a simplified user...
Imaging system gantry tilt support
An imaging system (500) includes an annular shaped rotating gantry (504) having an aperture (501) and configured to support at least a radiation source, wherein...
Personal emergency response (PER) system
A method of method of automatically requesting assistance for a patient by verbally communicating with a user through a base unit; wearing a mobile device with...
Nozzle arrangement for a cleaning device
The present invention relates to a nozzle arrangement (10) for a floor cleaning device (100), comprising a nozzle housing (28); a brush (12) rotatable about a...
Device comprising a movably arranged functional body and a safety
mechanism for stopping movement of the...
A device for performing an action on a surface comprises at least one movably arranged functional body (21, 22), driving means for driving the functional body...
Cigarettes and cigarette components containing nanostructured fibril
Cigarettes and cigarette components such as tobacco cut filler and cigarette paper, and methods for making cigarette components are provided that comprise...
Baby garment sanitizer
Body for shaver
3-head dry shaver
Dimmer compatible light emitting diode driver
Drivers (1) for driving lamps (2) comprising light emitting diodes are provided with arrangements (11) for, in response to detections of instantaneous values...
Light emitting diode lamp and driver
Light sources (1) for replacing fluorescent lamps (100) are provided with terminals (11, 12) for exchanging alternating current signals having frequencies of at...
Primary-side control of a switching power converter with feed forward
An electronic system includes controller to control a switching power converter to provide power to a load. To control the amount of power provided to the load,...
Driver device for driving an LED unit
A driver device and a corresponding method for driving a load, in particular an LED unit comprising one or more LEDs. The proposed driver device comprises power...
Laminate support film for fabrication of light emitting devices and method
Optical elements (130) are attached to a support film (110) at select locations, the select locations corresponding to locations of light emitting elements...
Method for communicating in a network, a secondary station and a system
The present invention relates to a method for communicating in a network, comprising a) a secondary station preparing the transmission to a primary station of a...
Audio source position estimation
An apparatus for determining a position estimate for an audio source comprises two microphones (M1, M2) and an acoustic element (203) providing an acoustic...
Power converter with separate buck and boost conversion circuits
An apparatus (100) includes a buck and boost conversion circuit (110), and a control unit (120, 200) for controlling operations of the buck and boost converter....
Flexible lighting assembly, a luminaire, and a method of manufacturing a
A flexible lighting assembly 100, a luminaire, a method of manufacturing a flexible layer 102 and a use of the flexible layer 102 is provided. The flexible...
X-ray beam shaper
An imaging system (500) includes a focal spot (508) that rotates along a path around an examination region and emits a radiation beam that traverses a field of...
Extracting bullous emphysema and diffuse emphysema in E.G. CT volume
images of the lungs
An processor (118) includes a bullous emphysema identifier (206) that processes voxels of the volumetric image data and identifies voxels corresponding to...
Text analysis system
A text analysis system is described. A natural language input unit (1) is arranged for enabling a user to input a free text (10) in a natural language. A...
Building management system with active building skin, an environmental
resource collector for use in such a...
A building management system comprises a measurement system for measuring a demand for resources inside the building and a collecting system for harvesting...
Tilted gratings and method for production of tilted gratings
The present invention relates to phase-contrast imaging which visualizes the phase information of coherent radiation passing a scanned object. Focused gratings...
Interventional or non-interventional instrument for use in an MRI
An interventional or a non-interventional instrument like a catheter, a surgical device, a biopsy needle, a pointer, a stent or another invasive or non-invasive...
Method of calibrating an air sensor
One embodiment of the invention provides an air treatment device. The air treatment device comprises: an air purifying unit, configured to purify air; an air...
Prevention or reduction of scaling on a heater element of a water heater
The invention provides a method of using a water heater arranged for heating an aqueous liquid wherein the water heater comprises a heating element to heat...