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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 has been proposed. The apparatus comprises input means (1) for receiving video...
Interactive device adapted to interactively communicate with a remote
This invention relates to an interactive device (100) to interactively communicate with a remote device (107). A receiver (101) receives event related...
Method and apparatus for monitoring cardiac output of a patient in a home
There is provided a method of determining a measure of the cardiac output, CO, of a patient, the method comprising obtaining measurements of one or more...
Milk emulsifying container for a coffee machine and machine comprising
A container includes an emulsifying device having a milk suction pipe, a nozzle for supplying hot or emulsified milk with a discharge end outside the container,...
Position sensing toothbrush
The toothbrush includes a handle portion (12 or 55) and a brushhead portion (14 or 57) with a bristle set (20 or 53) at one end of the brushhead. At least one...
Illumination device with wake-up function
An illumination device with wake-up and/or fall-asleep functionality is disclosed. The illumination devices comprises at least one controllable light source; a...
LED light source with trailing edge phase cut dimming
Dimmable LED light source comprising: --a rectifier having rectifier input terminals for connection to respective output terminals of a phase cut dimmer of the...
Circuit arrangement for controlling at least one load
The invention relates to a circuit arrangement (1) for controlling at least one load (D1, D2, D3). In order to provide means for extracting an auxiliary power...
Ripple reduction in light emitting diode (LED)-based light bulb through
increased ripple on an energy storage...
A buck stage configured as a second stage of a lamp circuit for a light-emitting diode-based (LED-based) light bulb may reduce manufacturing costs associated...
3D video format detection
A video signal is processed in a video device (50). The video signal transfers video data representing either three dimensional video [3D] content formatted...
Multiple antenna transmission with variable diversity gain
A MIMO transmitter has a modulator (40,41,42, 120, 122) a demultiplexer 100 arranged to divide the information into one or more demux streams for transmission...
Multiple spatial channel transmission with rate control
A MIMO ARC transmitter derives demux streams (15, 20) carrying different parts of the information, at given data rates, processes each demux stream by coding...
Controlling power factor in a switching power converter operating in
discontinuous conduction mode
A power system includes a controller to control a switching power converter, and the controller is configured to automatically transition operation of the...
Semiconductor light emitting device with thick metal layers
A device according to embodiments of the invention includes a semiconductor structure including a light emitting layer sandwiched between an n-type region and a...
Wavelength converted light emitting device
A structure according to embodiments of the invention includes a plurality of LEDs attached to a mount. A wavelength converting layer is disposed over the LEDs....
Optical data storage medium and use of such medium
A multi-stack optical data storage medium (30) for recording and reading using a focused radiation beam (40) entering through an entrance face (41) of the...
Apparatus and method for generating an attenuation correction map
The invention relates to an apparatus for generating an attenuation correction map. An image providing unit (5, 6) provides an image of an object comprising...
Efficient cardiac MR workflows based on automated planning from mDIXON
A system (10) for planning cardiac MRI views, said system (10) includes a planning device (16) which includes at least one processor (42) programmed to: receive...
A method includes generating landmarks, for different compositions of materials in scanned structure, wherein a landmark represents a location of a composition...
A medication dispenser comprises a body with an opening, an advancing device, a reader, an output device and a processor connected to the advancing device, the...
Lighting device with light sources positioned near the bottom surface of a
A device according to embodiments of the invention includes a waveguide, typically formed from a first section of transparent material. A light source is...
Method and system for synchronizing positron emission tomography (PET)
A detector module (50) for a positron emission tomography (PET) system (10) includes an optical transceiver (66) receiving an optical data stream from a PET...
Imaging measurement system with a printed photodetector array
Low cost large area photodetector arrays are provided. In a first embodiment, the photodetectors comprise an inorganic photoelectric conversion material formed...
Terbium based detector scintillator
An imaging system (100) includes a radiation source (110) and a radiation sensitive detector array (116), which includes a scintillator array (118) and a...
Daylight sensing arrangement for a hybrid luminaire
The disclosed embodiments relate to a daylight harvesting system (1). The daylight harvesting system comprises a light distribution device comprising a light...
Garment treatment stand
The invention provides a garment treatment stand (1) for garment treatment, the garment treatment stand (1) comprising:--a open frame (2);--a flexible support...
Container for containing a liquid, comprising fluid outlet means
A container (2) for containing a liquid such as water comprises a fluid outlet (10) having a hole (13) for allowing fluid to escape. A surface (12) defining the...
Portable oxygen concentrator with integrated manifold
Methods and system for concentrating oxygen include a plurality of sieve beds configured to absorb nitrogen from air, at least one reservoir configured to store...
Modular processing of magnetic resonance data
The invention provides for medical instrument (800, 1000) comprising a magnetic resonance imaging system. Execution of the instruction cause a processor...
System and method for inexsufflating a subject
A system for controlling machine-induced expiratory airflow of a subject, the subject having an airway, the system comprising: a pressure generator (140)...
Coffee machine with a refrigerated compartment
A connection device connects a refrigerated compartment, where milk or other perishable liquid is contained, to a device for supplying hot or emulsified milk,...
Beaker accessory for hand blender
Data generating system and lighting device
The present invention relates to a data generating system comprising a memory device (302), which comprises memory cells (306, 308) and a cell content access...
Method of self-calibrating a lighting device and a lighting device
performing the method
A method of self-calibrating a lighting device, comprising: --monitoring a calibration area, which encompasses at least a part of an area being illuminable by...
LED-based lighting units with substantially sealed LEDs
An LED-based lighting unit (10) with substantially sealed LEDS (30) is disclosed. The LED-based lighting unit (10) includes a plurality of LEDs (30)coupled to a...
Reduced ceramic heating element
An electrical heating element is provided, including a main body, the main body including a ceramic material and an electrically conductive path on a surface of...
Wireless master-slave distributed communications network
A master-slave distributed communications network includes a master node, a plurality of slave nodes. Each slave node is configured to store an address of the...
Wireless docking automatic configuration and optimization system
The present invention provides systems, methods and apparatus that pre-plan the payload connections of multiple dockees with a stationary docking environment in...
Techniques for performing efficient link adaptation in wireless personal
A method (300) for performing link adaptation of wireless links in a wireless network. The method comprises generating a first enhanced link adaptation (ELA)...
Method for providing precoding information in a multi-user MIMO system
The present invention relates to a method for communicating in a network having a primary station and a plurality of secondary stations, said method comprising...
Driver device and driving method for driving a capacitive load, in
particular an ultrasound transducer
The present invention relates to a driver device (40; 60) for driving a capacitive load (12), in particular an ultrasound transducer (12) having one or more...
Leadframe LED lighting assembly
A lighting assembly and a lamp for a motor vehicle are described. A leadframe 14 out of a metal sheet material comprises a first part 14c and a second part 14b...
Imaging detector with per pixel analog channel well isolation with
An imaging apparatus (400) includes a detector array (412) with at least one detector tile (418). The detector tile includes a photosensor array (422) with a...
Photon counting detector pixel having an anode including two or more
alternatively selectable and separate...
An imaging system (100) includes a radiation source (112) that emits radiation that traverses an examination region and a detector array (114) with a plurality...
Fast computation of the sensitivity matrix in iterative algorithms
An image processing apparatus includes a geometric correction memory which stores a pre-calculated geometric matrix specific to an imaging apparatus. An...
Method of image reconstruction for a filtered back projection in limited
The present invention is directed to a limited angle tomography in combination with a filtered back projection using a special filter operator X. The filter...
Identifying individual sub-regions of the cardiovascular system for
A method includes identifying a plurality of different anatomical sub-regions of the cardiovascular system of a subject in image data of the subject based on a...
Automatic assessment of confidence in imaging data
A system and method are provided to automatically assess a confidence in imaging data based on a proposed diagnostic task or treatment decision, by determining...
Imaging protocol update and/or recommender
A method includes obtaining electronically formatted information about previously performed imaging procedures, classifying the information into groups of...
Status-indicator for sub-volumes of multi-dimensional images in guis used
in image processing
An apparatus and user interface (155) for aiding in navigating and modifying delineations (117a-c) in or associated with 2D sub-volumes (110a-c) of a 3D or...