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Mouthpiece for cleaning teeth comprised of alternating layers of base and
The mouthpiece includes a plurality of individual thin layers of material forming a base or shell portion of the mouthpiece alternating with a plurality of...
Dental position tracking system for a toothbrush
The dental position tracking system includes a toothbrush (30) which has a system (20) for determining the orientation of the toothbrush in the mouth of a user...
Coffee beverage system using a coffee bean cartridge
A coffee beverage system is described including a coffee bean packaging cartridge and a coffee brewing apparatus. The packaging cartridge includes a container...
Control panel for CT/PET scanner
Systems and methods for low-power lamp compatibility with an electronic
In accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure, a system and method for providing compatibility between a load having a reactive impedance during...
Radio communication system, method of operating a communication system,
and a mobile station
In a mobile communication system comprising a base station (100) and a plurality of mobile stations (200) and operating closed loop transmitter power control,...
Method and apparatus for encrypting/decrypting data
A method of encrypting data using a first key and multiple encryption keys at least in part based on the first key. The method includes encoding the data into a...
Mitigation of control channel interference
The present invention relates to a method for operating a network comprising a first primary station and a second primary station, wherein the first primary...
Method for signalling a precoding in a cooperative beamforming
The present invention relates to a method for operating a secondary station in a network, the secondary station comprising a transceiver adapted for...
Device and method for lighting
A method is presented for reducing the light output capacity of light emitting components (C1, C2, C3), each with a different absorption band, of an OLED device...
Motion compensated second pass metal artifact correction for CT slice
An apparatus and a method for correcting a CT slice image for an image artifact (330) caused by the motion of a high attenuation part (140) in an object (135)...
Scan parameter policy
A computing apparatus includes a processor (212) that evaluates at least one scan parameter of a scan protocol selected for scanning a subject with an imaging...
Light output device with movable lightguide system
The invention relates to a light-output device (1; 10; 30) controllable to provide different light-output functions. The light-output device comprises a...
Magnetic resonance imaging gradient coil, magnet assembly, and system
A magnetic resonance imaging magnet assembly (100) comprising: --a magnet (102) adapted for generating a main magnetic field for aligning the magnetic spins of...
Radiation force balance calibrator
A radiation force balance calibrator (100) for calibrating a high intensity focused ultrasound transducer (106), the radiation force balance calibrator...
LED-based assembly with fixating optical boards
The invention refers to a LED-based assembly (100) comprising: --an electrical device comprising circuit boards (110-1,110-2) arranged to drive and/or supply...
Optical element for obtaining a daylight appearance, a lighting system and
An optical element for use in front of a light source for obtaining a skylight appearance, a lighting system and a luminaire are provided. The optical element...
Fixation device and an assembly structure
There is provided a fixation device (100) and an assembly structure 10 comprising light emitting diode module, LED module, (200) and at least one fixation...
Apparatus for the enrichment of magnetic particles
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus (100) for the enrichment of magnetic particles (1) in a sample fluid. The sample fluid is provided in a...
Leak estimation using function estimation
The disclosed concept maintains that Q.sub.p=Q.sub.c-Q.sub.leak, where, Q.sub.p is the estimated patient flow, Q.sub.leak is the estimated leak and Q.sub.c is...
Cushion coupling assembly
Various embodiments of a respiratory interface device, such as a mask, that includes a substantially rigid frame member and a cushion device wherein the frame...
Respiration-rate dependent respiratory assistance
Respiratory assistance is provided to a subject in the form of a pressurized flow of breathable gas. The pressure of the gas is eased during expiration and...
MR segmentation using nuclear emission data in hybrid nuclear imaging/MR
When generating a magnetic resonance (MR) attenuation map (39), an MR image is segmented to identify a patient's body outline, soft tissue structures, and...
Washing machine for shavers
Inner pot for rice cooker
Illumination system, illumination method and lighting controller
The invention relates to an illumination system comprising a luminaire which is configured to provide light according to a plurality of preset combinations of...
Device and method for controlling current to solid state lighting circuit
A device for controlling current to a solid state lighting load includes a capacitor (241, 341) and a current source (245, 345). The capacitor is connected in a...
Driver device and driving method for driving a load, in particular an LED
The present invention relates to a driver device (40; 50; 60) and a corresponding driving method for driving a load (12), in particular an LED unit (12)...
Proxy mechanism for mesh-type networks
The present invention relates to an apparatus and method for connecting a mesh type network via an access device (C) to another network. A proxy mechanism is...
Method, wireless device and wireless communications system to guide a user
of a wireless device to establish an...
A system, method and protocol for guiding a user to establish an optimal wireless link. The method provides a first device (550) to communicate with a second...
Method for signaling a precoding in a cooperative beamforming transmission
In a method for operating a secondary station in a network, the secondary station: controlling a transceiver configured for simultaneously receiving...
Differential phase-contrast imaging with circular gratings
An X-ray differential phase-contrast imaging system has three circular gratings. The circular gratings are aligned with the optical axis of the radiation beam...
Content with navigation support
The invention is for player/recording systems for AN content such as DVD+RW, HDD, Blu-ray RE that record content from broadcast. To navigate through the content...
A nuclear camera acquires projections which are iteratively reconstructed by a reconstruction processor into an motion-artifacted image and stored in an image...
Motion compensated imaging
A method includes performing a motion compensated reconstruction of functional projection data using a patient-adapted motion model, which is generated based on...
Interactive live segmentation with automatic selection of optimal
An apparatus for automatic selection of optimal tomography slices by executing a number of tentative segmentations using the same interactively provided...
Medication management system and method
A medication management system (100) comprises a portable device (10) attachable to a user (30) and a medication dispenser (20). The portable device comprises a...
Modifying a person's eating and activity habits
A system for managing the food intake of a person comprises means for collecting information about food consumed by the subject, and means for providing...
Method and system for controlling a display
The invention describes a method for controlling a display, which method comprises the steps of displaying a portion of a visual presentation (VP) on the...
Electronic device having a plastic substrate
A method of manufacturing a thin-film electronic device includes applying a plastic coating to a rigid carrier substrate for forming a plastic substrate. The...
Sensor device with double telecentric optical system
A sensor device and a method for a double telecentric optical system includes a single focusing element, such as a lens. The device and method further include a...
Free form lighting module
The invention provides an illumination device (1) comprising (a) a waveguide element (20) comprising a first face (21), a second face (22), and a waveguide edge...
Candle light LED light bulbs
A light bulb includes a light emitting device at the base of the bulb and a light guide (320) that guides the emitted light to a diffusion element (330) above...
Imaging system detector calibration
A system (100) includes a stationary gantry (102) and a rotating gantry (104), wherein the rotating gantry is rotatably supported by the stationary gantry. The...
Spectral photon counting detector
An apparatus includes a pulse shaper (120) for receiving signals indicative of detected photons and generating a plurality of pulses therefrom to form a pulse...
Digital silicon photomultiplier for TOF-PET
A radiation detector includes an array of detector pixels each including an array of detector cells. Each detector cell includes a photodiode biased in a...
System and method of monitoring composition of a flow of breathable gas
using a detector and emitter positioned...
A gas measurement module (16) for use with an airway adapter (22) is configured such that both an emitter (48) and a detector (52, 54) are disposed on the same...
Releasable optical element
An optical element (100) for releasable connection to a lighting module (103), the optical element comprising; an outer member (102) having a cylindrical...