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Light output device having an array of cavities with different refractive
index within the encapsulation layer
A light output device and manufacturing method in which an array of LEDs (34) is embedded in an encapsulation layer (32). An array of cavities (30) (or regions...
Method and apparatus for generating an image coding signal
An apparatus generates an image coding signal comprising for each image a first pixelized picture and a second pixelized picture having a luminance component...
Controllable RFID card
Systems and methods for providing personalized information are provided. Based on an identification of a customer through the use of a card, personalized...
Free form lighting module
The invention provides an illumination device comprising a waveguide having a first face, a second face, and a waveguide edge. The device further comprises a...
Adaptive persistent current compensation for photon counting detectors
An imaging system (100) includes a direct conversion detector pixel (111) that detects radiation traversing an examination region and generates an electrical...
Filter support with a phase-changing medium
The present invention relates to a method for processing isolated cells, in particular rare cells such as circulating tumor cells, to render them suitable for...
Luminaire emitting light of different colours
The disclosed embodiments relate to a luminaire (100) comprising an array of LEDs (120). The array of LEDs (120) comprises LEDs chosen from the group of blue...
Continuous preparation of calcined chemically-treated solid oxides
The present invention discloses a continuous calcination vessel which can be used to prepare calcined chemically-treated solid oxides from solid oxides and...
Device and method for wet floor cleaning
A floor cleaning device is disclosed. It comprises a brush, which is rotatable around an axis of rotation, and a cover having a cover surface which faces the...
Brewing assembly and beverages production machine comprising said assembly
A brewing assembly includes a brewing chamber, a support structure carrying first and second portions of the brewing chamber, and a boiler for heating water....
Control arrangement for controlling an atmosphere generating device
The present invention relates to a control arrangement for controlling an atmosphere generating device, comprising a control device (102) having a control...
Lamp device and a method for operating a lamp device
According to one embodiment there is provided a lamp device (1) having a lighting module (3) and two pairs of external connection pins (5aa, 5ab, 5ba, 5bb) for...
Commissioning lighting systems
A lighting system includes luminaires (L,1, L,2) disposed in a space to be illuminated, a sensor system (S1, S2) to detect user presence within the space, and a...
Control device for controlling a lighting effect
The disclosed embodiments relate to functional and decorative lighting. At least one control device (200a, 200b) is connected to a plurality of lighting...
Light-emitting apparatus and lighting appliance provided with the same
A light-emitting apparatus including a substrate, an LED string mounted on the substrate, the LED string in which a plurality of light-emitting diodes D1-D6 are...
Apparatuses and methods for HDR image encoding and decoding
To make available a HDR image encoding mechanism with strongly improved usability, we describe an image encoding unit (301) arranged to encode a high dynamic...
Setting up hybrid coded-light--ZigBee lighting system
A lighting system (100) comprising a central lighting device (111), at least one satellite lighting device (121, 131), and a controller (141) for adjusting...
Differential phase-contrast imaging with increased dynamic range
In X-ray differential phase-contrast imaging. In order to enhance the information acquired by phase-contrast imaging, an analyzer grating (34) is provided with...
Methods and systems for providing a combination of media data and metadata
A method of providing a combination of video data (37) and metadata (34) includes obtaining a sequence (23) of images captured by a video camera (5). At least...
Optical biosensor with a plurality of sensor regions and a detector having
a detector plane wherein at least...
The invention relates to an optical sensor device (100) that comprises a plurality of objectives (152) for generating primary images of corresponding sensor...
Retrofit lighting device
There is provided a lighting device (100) comprising at least one light source for providing light, a envelope encompassing said light source, a base to which...
Hair removing system
The invention relates to a system and method for removing hair. The system comprises a hair detection device and a hair-removing device (20). Since 3D...
Ultrasonic tracking of ultrasound transducer(s) aboard an interventional
In one aspect, an ultrasound receive beamformer is configured for one-way only beamforming of transmissive ultrasound using one-way delays. The receive...
A coffee machine includes a coffee supply module, a support surface for a cup placed beneath the coffee supply module and a steam supply nozzle. The steam...
Elongate heater for an electrically heated aerosol-generating system
An electrically heated aerosol-generating system for receiving an aerosol-forming substrate includes a heating element including a first electrically conductive...
Smoking article including flavour granules
A smoking article (10, 20, 30) comprises a filter (4) having a flavor release segment (14, 24) including a plurality of flavor granules. The flavor granules are...
Heat sink for a lighting fixture
Driver circuit for at least one load and method of operating the same
A driver circuit (1) for operating at least one load, such as a LED unit (7) is provided, comprising a switching controller (5) configured to at least control a...
Transformerless resonant boost supply circuit
A power supply circuit for providing an output voltage that is higher than an input voltage. The power supply circuit is comprised of a bridge circuit and a...
System and method for learning dimmer characteristics
Systems and methods for learning dimmer characteristics provide improved efficiency in operating lighting devices. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a...
Seal-quality estimation for a seal for an ear canal
Measurements of body sounds in the ear canal may be used for many applications. However, reliability is dependent on the ear canal being properly sealed to...
Imaging apparatus for imaging an object
The invention relates to an imaging apparatus for imaging an object (3) being preferentially a catheter. A kinematics model (12) of a robot representing the...
Device for processing electronic program guide data to be displayed by an
electronic equipment within pages...
An EPG data processing device (D), for an electronic equipment (EE), comprises a processing means (PM) arranged i) to access to sets of data defining...
Radio communication station and radio communication device, and methods of
A radio communication station in a radio communication system having a plurality of radio communication devices, derives a quantization parameter from control...
Spectral imaging detector
A method includes obtaining a photosensor substrate (236) having two opposing major surfaces. One of the two opposing major surfaces includes at least one...
Simple LED package suitable for capacitive driving
The invention relates to a LED package (10) suitable for capacitive driving, comprising at least one pair of anti-parallel oriented LEDs (20, 30). These LEDs...
Angiographic image acquisition system and method with automatic shutter
adaptation for yielding a reduced field...
The present invention refers to an angiographic image acquisition system and method which can beneficially be used in the scope of minimally invasive...
Invisible bifurcation detection within vessel tree images
An image registration system an endoscope (12) and an endoscope controller (22). In operation, the endoscope (12) generates an intra-operative endoscopic image...
System and method for guiding a robot cleaner along a path
Disclosed is a method of guiding a mobile robot, comprising: providing a transmitter (110), and having said transmitter transmit a guide signal (300) into a...
Apparatus and method for measuring an analyte such as bilirubin, using
An analyte measuring device (5) for monitoring, for example, levels of a tissue analyte (e.g., bilirubin), includes a number of narrow band light sources (10),...
Illumination device, luminaire and lighting system
An illumination device comprises a housing (5) with a plurality of compartments (3), each compartment comprising a respective light emission window (15), a...
A lamp is provided, the lamp comprising a one piece envelope (102) mounted on a base (104), an internal structure (106) arranged within the envelope (102), the...
Luminaire lens assembly having a thermal compensation unit and method
A luminaire (10) comprises at least one elongate luminaire housing (16), a plurality of lens segments (22, 24, 26, 28) extending through the at least one...
A lighting system comprises a plurality of discrete light emitting diode modules and a translucent portion containing the plurality of discrete light emitting...
LED-based direct-view luminaire with uniform lit appearance
Disclosed are methods and apparatus related to an LED-based luminaire (10) that redirects substantially all light output from LEDs (40) thereof off of an...
Apparatus with internal power transfer
An electronic apparatus with a DC power source and power-consuming electronic circuits and a method of transferring power between these components include...
Pressure support system with inductive tubing
A pressure support system includes a gas flow generating system a patient interface device, and a tubing. The gas flow generating system includes a gas source,...
Actuator control in a breast pump system
The present application relates to a breast pump system comprising a pump unit, an actuator for driving the pump unit, and a power supply for supplying...
An improved incubator assembly includes a number of movable walls and a circulation system having a fluid guide apparatus adjacent each movable wall. The fluid...