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Method for manufacturing a housing element having a decorative covering
and a grip layer
A housing element of a product includes a foil having a decorated side, where this decorated side of the foil is covered by a grip layer for realizing a grip...
Uncalibrated visual servoing using real-time velocity optimization
A robotic control system and method include a camera having an optical view and a robot having an end-effector and one or more joints for maneuvering...
Brushhead for a power toothbrush with a wedge and spring handle interface
The brushhead (24) is part of a power toothbrush (10) which includes a handle portion (12) with a drive shaft (14) having a wedge-shaped free end (40) and a...
System for determining amplitude of a power toothbrush brushhead in the
The power toothbrush includes a handle (12), a brushhead (14) and a drive assembly (20) which includes a processor (22) for driving the brushhead at a selected...
Locating/guidance tip assembly for a liquid droplet spray teeth cleaning
The spray assembly for a droplet spray teeth cleaning system includes a guidance member at the end thereof. The spray assembly includes a nozzle through which a...
Process and resulting product for matching a mouthpiece for cleaning teeth
to a user's oral geometry
A method and the resulting product for optimizing the configuration of a mouthpiece for cleaning teeth in which the configuration of the mouthpiece is optimized...
A process of producing a cigarette filter comprises the steps of assembly a filter segment comprising a hollow tube with a filter plug at one end thereof and a...
Systems and methods for dimming multiple lighting devices by alternating
transfer from a magnetic storage element
In accordance with methods and systems of the present disclosure, an integrated circuit may include an output terminal and a switching circuit. The output...
Resource allocation in a communication network
The present invention relates to a method for operating a network comprising a primary station communicating with a plurality of secondary stations, the method...
Format adaptation of a control channel for discontinuous data transmission
In a radio communication system (100, 200) using a channel divided into a plurality of time slots, a control signal is transmitted in each time slot and a data...
Method for determining a physical property of an object, system, computer
readable medium and program element
A method and a system for determining a physical property of an object, e.g., a diameter value of an anatomical structure, employs local object context...
System for managing access control
A content distribution system (300) has access control according to a predefined data access format. The system has organizations (32) for providing content...
Suppression of direct detection events in X-ray detectors
According to an embodiment of the invention, signals coming from a number of pixels or sub-pixels are compared and those signals from pixels or sub-pixels,...
Gas measurement module for use in therapeutic settings having a
microspectrometer with a shortened optical path
Gas within a ventilation circuit (12) is analyzed by a spectrometer included in gas measurement module (16) that is inserted into the respiratory circuit. The...
Method and arrangement for generating oxygen
The invention relates to a method of generating oxygen. The method comprises the steps of: intermittently guiding a stream of oxygen comprising gas through at...
Inductive power transfer for wireless sensor systems inside a tire
A system for inductive power transfer comprises: a send coil for transmitting power, a receive coil for receiving the power by induction, wherein the receive...
Automatic identification of a patient interface device in a pressure
A pressure support system includes a pressure generator, a pressure sensor, a flow sensor, and a controller cooperating with the pressure sensor and the flow...
Biopsy guide with an ultrasound transducer and method of using same
A multi-position biopsy guide system and a method of using such biopsy guide system is proposed. The biopsy guide system comprises a 2D matrix ultrasound...
Combination imaging and therapy transducer with therapy transducer
A combined ultrasound imaging and therapy transducer (10) includes a linear array of imaging transducer elements (14). First and second linear arrays of therapy...
Device for dosing ground coffee and machine comprising such device
The dosing device comprises: a coffee grinder (5) for making coffee powder from coffee beans; a motor (9) for actuating the coffee grinder (5); a dosing chamber...
Device for treating a smoking article
A device (10) for treating at least a portion of a smoking article comprises: a base unit (12) including: one or more elongate chambers (16) for receiving at...
Method of soldering an electronic component with a high lateral accuracy
The present invention relates to a method of soldering an electronic component (3) to a substrate (1) with high accuracy using transient liquid phase soldering....
Policy-based OLN light management system
A policy-based OLN (outdoor lighting network) light management system including a central control apparatus (40); lighting unit control apparatus (50); a...
Method for communicating a network, a secondary station and a system
The present invention relates to a method for communicating in a network comprising at least one primary station communicating with at least one secondary...
Method and apparatus to limit current overshoot and undershoot in light
A light driver having a primary side driver configured to convert an input from a mains power supply to a primary side output, and a secondary side driver...
Tunable correlated color temperature LED-based white light source with
mixing chamber and remote phosphor exit...
A light source (600) includes: a plurality of LEDs (610), including one or more first LEDs (612) configured to emit first light having a first color, one or...
LED light source
The invention relates to a dimmable LED light source comprising:--a rectifier having rectifier input terminals for connection to respective output terminals of...
Structuring of OLEDs using stack modification layer comprising
perfluorinated vacuum grease and/or...
The invention relates to a method for manufacturing structured organic electroluminescent light-emitting devices (OLEDs) comprising light-emitting and...
Identification system for a surface
There is provided an identification system for identifying a predetermined surface for dynamic content control in a broadcast system. The system comprises at...
Ultrasound imaging, or ultrasonography, is a convenient imaging modality for diagnostic purposes. During procedures requiring visualization, the user...
System and method for determining a property of blur in a blurred image
A system and a method of determining a property of blur in an image are provided. According to other aspects a medical image acquisition apparatus, a medical...
Lighting device having laser-excited luminescent material
A lighting device includes a laser providing high brightness coherent light and a light scattering element having luminescent material adapted for converting...
Therapeutic apparatus, computer program product, and method for
determining an achievable target region for...
A therapeutic apparatus comprising a high intensity focused ultrasound system for treating a target region. The therapeutic apparatus further comprises a...
Defibrillator with protocol for selectively interrupting CPR
An automated external defibrillator (AED) (10) having a treatment decision processor (28) is described which estimates the probability of successful...
Apparatus and method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles
in a field of view
The present invention relates to an apparatus (100) for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles in a field of view (28), wherein the field of view (28)...
Suction unit and autonomous vacuum cleaner
The invention relates to a suction unit and relates to a vacuum cleaner. The suction unit comprises a drive system for driving the suction unit over a surface...
Systems and apparatus for controlling lighting based on combination of
Disclosed are lighting fixtures and lighting systems for controlling lighting based on a combination of inputs. The lighting fixtures may comprise a light...
Device and method for adjusting electricity consumption of a plurality of
lighting devices of a lighting system
The invention is based on the idea that control of power consumption in a system comprising power consuming devices like lighting devices, for example, can be...
Light control system for use within a hospital environment
The invention relates to a control system (100) for an ambient light environment in a room in a hospital environment. The control system is configured to time...
Gas-tight electroluminescent device
The invention relates to a gas-tight electroluminescent device (100) with an electroluminescent part (104) and a sealing part (102). The electroluminescent part...
Multiple channel support in distributed wireless systems
To facilitate multi-channel communications over distributed-control radio networks, the timing of networks on multiple substantially independent channels are...
Method for headphone reproduction, a headphone reproduction system, a
computer program product
A method for headphone reproduction of at least two input channel signals is proposed. Said method comprises for each pair of input channel signals from said at...
Apparatus and methods for arranging media items in a physical space based
on personal profiles
Apparatus and methods for arranging a set of media items based on user profiles are disclosed. The apparatus includes a processor in communication with user...
Stepped alarm method for patient monitors
A system (202) generates patient alarms using a stepped alarm scheme. The system (202) includes one or more processors (220) programmed to receive physiological...
Method and system for noise reduction in low dose computed tomography
A method includes de-noising projection data from a lower dose scan in the projection domain, reconstructing the de-noised projection data to generate...
Retrospective calculation of radiation dose and improved therapy planning
A combined magnetic resonance (MR) and radiation therapy system (10) includes a bore-type magnet (12) with a magnet radiation translucent region (16) which...
Sensor system for measuring a velocity of a fluid including a heating
element a resonant circuit and a transducer
A sensor system for measuring a velocity of a fluid flowing through a channel includes a heating element for heating the fluid. The heating element is provided...
Light redirection device
A device redirects and concentrates direct sunlight into buildings. The device includes: at least one transparent element having a substantially planar top...