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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...
Reflector device and lighting device comprising such a reflector device
A reflector device comprising a reflector (106), having an inner surface (120, 122), and at least one solid state light emitting element (114). The inner...
Method and apparatus for pouching tobacco having a high moisture content
An apparatus for dispensing charges of high OV moist smokeless tobacco (MST) includes a rotary metering device. The rotary metering device includes a lower...
Appliance for personal care with automatic fluid dispenser
An appliance for personal care, such as skin, dental or hair treatment, comprising a dispensing structure (30) for automatically dispensing a fluid. The...
Device and method for capturing a surface of an object
A device (10) for capturing a surface of an object (30) is provided, wherein the device (10) comprises a flexible membrane (14), which is configured to be...
Ultrasonic synthetic transmit focusing with motion compensation
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system produces an image with an extended focal range by transmitting a plurality of beams spaced along an array for multiline...
Oral pouch product with flavored wrapper
Provided is an oral pouch flavor product with a fibrous flavored wrapper that encloses an inner filling material. Preferably, the fibrous flavored wrapper...
Apparatus and method for forming and packaging molded tobacco
An apparatus for molding and packaging molded tobacco pieces includes a mold having cavities oriented to allow ejection of molded tobacco pieces into a...
Method and device for programming a microcontroller
A programming device (100) for programming a controller (10) in an electronic driver (200) comprises a controllable voltage supply (30) for generating an AC...
Light level control for building illumination
The present invention deals with light level control for building illumination by controlling electric lights and windows treatment. In an embodiment, the light...
Lighting device with RF antenna
The present invention relates to a lighting device (1). The lighting device comprises a light source (7) arranged at a base (2) of the lighting device, the...
Color emphasis and preservation of objects using reflection spectra
A lighting arrangement (100, 300, 400, 600) configured to illuminate an object (108, 308, 408, 608), the lighting arrangement (100, 300, 400, 600) configured to...
Lighting system and method for controlling a light intensity and a color
temperature of light in a room
The present invention relates to a lighting system (10) arranged to control a light intensity and a color temperature of light in a room (1). The lighting...
Apparatus for controlling on and off states of light emitting diode lamp
Apparatuses for controlling light emitting diode lamps in serial connections are disclosed. In one embodiment, the apparatus comprises first circuits coupled to...
LED light source
A LED light source comprises a first rectifier (DB1) having input terminals coupled to an AC voltage source and output terminals connected by a first series...
Multichannel lighting unit and driver for supplying current to light
sources in multichannel lighting unit
A lighting unit includes at least two channels of light sources, and a driver for the light sources. The driver includes a DC/DC converter and a control...
Encoder, decoder, bit-stream, method of encoding, method of decoding an
image pair corresponding with two views...
A method of encoding an image pair (L,R) corresponding with two views of a multi-view signal, the method comprising generating a first combined image (LeRo)...
Secure protocol execution in a network
For secure configuration of network nodes from a backend with low connectivity requirements and workload at the backend and reduced communication overhead, a...
Phosphor in inorganic binder for LED applications
A method for fabricating an LED/phosphor structure is described where an array of blue light emitting diode (LED) dies are mounted on a submount wafer. A...
Method of bonding a semiconductor device to a support substrate
A method according to embodiments of the invention includes providing a wafer of semiconductor devices grown on a growth substrate. The wafer of semiconductor...
Diode lighting arrangement
The invention describes a diode lighting arrangement (1A,1B,1C) comprising a light-emitting diode arrangement (1,2) comprising at least two exposed serially...
Lamp with electrical components embedded in an insulation compound
A lamp (10) is described comprising a burner (14) fixed to a lamp base (12). The lamp base (12) includes a top wall oriented towards the burner (14). Within the...
Zooming a displayed image
A system for displaying an image in a viewport includes a zoom subsystem (6) arranged for gradually zooming the image (401) towards a scale factor at which the...
Encoding high quality (medical) images using standard lower quality (web)
A system for encoding web accessible high quality medical images (5) includes one or more processors (45) and one or more servers (14). The one or more...
Devices and cabling for use in a multi-resonant magnetic resonance system
An apparatus for use in a magnetic resonance system including an operative component configured to perform a useful operation in a magnetic resonance system; an...
Method for detecting the presence of inhomogeneities in an interior of a
turbid medium and device for imaging...
A method includes performing first and second measurements with a turbid medium to be examined placed in a receiving volume of a device for examining the...
Systems and methods for controlling a power controller
In accordance with systems and methods of the present disclosure, an apparatus may include a power converter and a controller. The controller may be configured...
Lighting assembly and socket
A lighting assembly (100) configured to be mechanically and electrically connected to a socket (150), the lighting assembly comprising a lighting module (102)...
Substance determining apparatus
The invention relates to a substance determining apparatus for determining a substance within a fluid. Particles attach the substance and bind to a binding...