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Rotary-anode X-ray tube with reduced radial sealing
The invention relates to a rotary-anode X-ray tube which includes a sleeve bearing having an axial bearing section and a radial bearing section. Furthermore,...
Power supply unit for an X-ray tube
A power supply unit for an X-ray radiation source (10) comprises a high voltage generator (4) for providing a basic current for the operation of an X-ray tube...
Method and device for detecting motion
A method for detecting motion direction of an object (4) comprises the steps of: laser output light (L1) is generated, using a semiconductor laser (2) having...
Method and system for producing a virtual output image from data obtained
by an array of image capturing devices
A system for output of virtual output images includes an array of image capturing devices for providing image data. This image data is processed by convolving...
Multi-layer horizontal computed tomography (CT) detector array with at
least one thin photosensor array layer...
An imaging system (100) includes a radiation sensitive detector array (110). The detector array includes at least two scintillator array layers (116). The...
Gantry-free spect system
A gantry free nuclear imaging system (10) images a region of interest (ROI) (16). The system (10) includes one or more radiation detectors (20) generating...
Optimized scintilator crystals for PET
When employing specular reflective material in a scintillator crystal array, light trapping in the crystal due to repetitive internal reflection is mitigated by...
Controlling pit formation in a III-nitride device
A device includes a semiconductor structure comprising a III-nitride light emitting layer disposed between an n-type region and a p-type region and a plurality...
Method for forming a smoking article capable of delivering flavorant to
mainstream smoke when ignited during...
Delivery of additives in a smoking article is provided through thermally degradable, robust immobilized additive inserts. Additives can be immobilized in an...
Unit for pumping air containing particles and separating the particles
from the air
A unit (2) for pumping air containing particles (5) and separating the particles (5) from the air comprises a housing (10) having a space (20) for receiving and...
Fall detection and/or prevention systems
There is provided a fall detection and/or prevention system, comprising one or more sensors for detecting characteristics of movement of a user of the fall...
Capacitive sensing and communicating
The invention relates to a device being placeable on or close to a human or animal body, wherein the device comprises a sensing unit configured to capacitively...
Capsule camera with variable illumination of the surrounding tissue
The invention relates to an ingestible capsule and method for in vivo imaging and/or treatment of one or more diseased areas of interest within the...
Rotating ring apparatus
The present invention relates to a rotating ring apparatus comprising: --a stationary ring (1), --a rotating ring (2) for rotation around a central region (3),...
Smoking article with flavor delivery system
A flavor delivery release system for a cigarette or cigarette package. The system includes a cigarette, at least one capsule containing a flavorant, the capsule...
Coil packaging for smokeless tobacco
A pocket sized dispenser houses in coiled form a flexible strip of portions of smokeless tobacco sized for placement between a consumer's cheek and gum, where...
Shaver having spaces for collecting cut-off hairs
A shaver includes a shaving unit having e.g., three shaving elements. Each shaving element accommodates a cutter member for cutting off hairs. Each shaving...
Patient support table for CT/PET scanner
Control panel for CT scanner
Disposable airway adapter for respiratory gas monitoring
Verification of complex workflows through internal assessment or community
A method of implementing verification of a complex workflow includes partitioning the workflow into modules, wherein the modules have inputs, processing steps...
Hybrid device and person based authorized domain architecture
This invention relates to a system and a method of generating an Authorized Domain (AD) by selecting a domain identifier, and binding at least one person (P1,...
Audio encoding and decoding to generate binaural virtual spatial signals
An audio encoder comprises a multi-channel receiver (401) which receives an M-channel audio signal where M>2. A down-mix processor (403) down-mixes the...
System and method for automatically creating a lighting effect
The invention relates to automatically configuring of a lighting created by a lighting system, particularly to creating a lighting, which follows a person, with...
Apparatus and method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles
in a field of view having an array of...
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles in a field of view. To increase the field of view...
Acoustic multi-channel cancellation
A multi-channel acoustic echo canceller arrangement comprises a microphone (111) providing a microphone signal having contributions from at least two audio...
Medical viewing system for displaying an X-ray image
A medical viewing system comprises an X-ray source, a collimator for limiting the X-ray radiation output of the X-ray source and a flat X-ray detector, wherein...
Method for communicating in a MIMO context
The present invention relates to a method for communicating from a primary station with an array of transmit antennas to a secondary station on a downlink...
Method for controlling medium access in a mesh network using allocation
vectors and station carryng out such method
The present invention relates to Method for controlling medium access in a mesh network comprising the following steps: a station of the network receiving a...
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...
Transmitting secondary remote control signals
A device for receiving a primary remote control signal and sending a secondary remote control signal where the primary remote control signal and the secondary...
Method for amplifying nucleic acids
The present invention describes methods for amplifying a target nucleic acid wherein target nucleic acids hybridize to capture probe nucleic acids which are...
Heating plate for hair straightener
Remote control unit
Portable activity monitor
Electrode and enclosure for cardiac monitoring and treatment
Defibrillator electrodes are sealed to the inside of a rigid enclosure. The enclosure is hinged to open and expose the electrodes for deployment. The electrode...
Switching between multiple coupling modes
A device for transmitting in multiple coupling modes has a transmission module (11), at least one periphery module (18), and an antenna (16, 17) for each of the...
Forward projection apparatus
The invention relates to a forward projection apparatus for performing a forward projection through an image (22), wherein at least one of a number of rays (20,...
Image data registration for dynamic perfusion CT
A method of registering a 4D contrast enhanced image data set, wherein the 4D contrast enhanced image data set includes image data of the same volume of...
System and method for generating a tomographic reconstruction filter
A system for generating a reconstruction filter for an imaging scanner comprises a model bank that includes a model for generating the reconstruction filter, a...
Method and apparatus for generating computed tomography images with offset
In accordance with one aspect of the invention a method and apparatus for generating complete scout scans with CT imaging devices having offset detector...
Radio system with configurable links
A system includes radio devices where radio links between the devices are configured by bringing the radio devices in close proximity for a few seconds. A...
System and method for an ultra wide-band medium access control distributed
A system (300), apparatus (301), and method are provided for decentralized medium access control comprising an enhanced protocol for UWB MAC that includes a...
Method for communicating in a network, a secondary station and system
The present invention relates to a method of communicating in a network, comprising a secondary station transmitting to a primary station a data packet...
LED circuit arrangement
An arrangement includes a voltage input, a reactive element connected in series with the voltage input, and an LED light source. The LED light source includes a...
Connector with surge protection structure
A connector (10) is provided that includes a housing supporting a plurality of individual connection blocks (30, 35, 40) each having a power source input and an...
Ultrasound transducer arrays
A transducer array of micromachined ultrasonic transducer elements is connected to a microbeamformer. Driver circuits of the microbeamformer have a first output...
Grown photonic crystals in semiconductor light emitting devices
A photonic crystal is grown within a semiconductor structure, such as a III-nitride structure, which includes a light emitting region disposed between an n-type...