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Method for stopping spindle motor of optical disc drive
A method for stopping a spindle motor of an optical disc drive includes the following steps. Firstly, in response to the receipt of a disabling command, the...
Method, apparatus and system for processing depth-related information
The invention relates to a method, apparatus and system for processing first depth-related information associated with an image sequence. The method of...
Visualization of vascularization
An apparatus produces image space data (35) indicative of the spatially varying strength of the vascular connections between locations in the image space and a...
Group-wise image registration based on motion model
A method includes generating a set of group-wise registered images from a time sequence of images based on a region of interest of a subject or object...
An audio driver including a diaphragm with a first side and a second side. The diaphragm is coupled to a transducer element on the second side and is arranged...
Sweet spot manipulation for a multi-channel signal
An apparatus, such as a decoder is arranged to modify the sweet-spot of a spatial M-channel audio signal by modifying spatial parameters. Specifically, a...
Method for secure communication in a network, a communication device, a
network and a computer program therefor
The present invention relates to a method for secure communications and communication networks having communication devices, using secure means like encryption...
Motion compensation in quantitative data analysis and therapy
An apparatus includes a diagnostic scanner (102) and a treatment planner (112). The treatment planner (112) plans a treatment to be applied to an object. A...
Diversity receiver having cross coupled channel parameter estimation
A diversity receiver has multiple antenna receiving branches. Each branch has means for estimating at least a receiving channel parameter, and the channel...
System and method for detecting temporarily unused bandwidth in the RF
A method (200) and system (300) for detecting temporarily available bandwidth in a frequency band: select (205) a channel in the frequency band; measure (210)...
Scaled and rotated Alamouti coding
The present invention relates to an encoder for encoding incoming symbols of an incoming data stream into channel symbols of a channel data stream for...
Method and device for information transmission with time information for
controlling a period of time for...
Video information intended to be reproduced on a television screen (1) often includes additional information such as graphics information (3) or subtitles (4)...
Efficient CQI signaling in multi-beam MIMO systems
The present invention relates to the signaling of channel quality information in a multi-beam transmission system, wherein a plurality of beams are...
System and method for detecting activities of daily living of a person
The system according to the invention comprises a plurality of sensors (10), (20) arranged to measure an ambient condition of a person. A movement of the person...
LED lighting with incandescent lamp color temperature behavior
In a lighting device, sets of LEDs are employed using the natural characteristics of the LEDs to resemble incandescent lamp behavior when dimmed, thereby...
Radiation detector having a split laminate optical coupling
A radiation-sensitive detector (120) includes a scintillator array (124) coupled with a photosensor array (140) via an adhesive laminate (144). The photosensor...
Disposable absorbent pod
Absorbent pods comprise a pouch formed of a porous material. The pouch contains an absorbent polymer in an amount sufficient to absorb at least about 20 mL of...
Spectral detector calibration
A method includes detecting radiation that traverses a material having a known spectral characteristic with a radiation sensitive detector pixel that outputs a...
It is provided a lamp assembly (10) for an automotive headlamp, comprising at least two lamps (12) each comprising a light source (14) for emitting light rays,...
Key generation using biometric data and secret extraction codes
A method of generating a key for encrypting communications between first and second terminals includes obtaining a measurement of characteristics of a physical...
Secure detection of removable medical accessories using data transfer
The invention relates to an assembly comprising a main device and an accessory, which can be connected by a safe connector and a safe detection method....
Sensor arrangement and method for monitoring physiological parameters
The invention refers to a sensor arrangement with at least one sensor and a method for monitoring physiological parameters of a person, a textile fabric and a...
Simultaneous model-based segmentation of objects satisfying pre-defined
The invention relates to a system (100) for segmenting a plurality of objects in image data using simultaneous model-based image segmentation. A surface mesh is...
Determining foreshortening optimal view maps taking into account the shape
of the vessel cross-section in...
In clinical reality, the cross section of the lesions is frequently asymmetric. For clinical purposes it is crucial to find an X-ray view that gives a...
Apparatus, method and computer program for producing a corrected image of
a region of interest from acquired...
The present invention relates to an apparatus for producing a corrected image of a region of interest from acquired projection data (60), wherein an uncorrected...
Rotatable anode and X-ray tube comprising a liquid heat link
In a rotatable anode (4) of an X-ray tube, a heat transfer between the rotating disc of the anode (4a) and the second bearing element (11) is achieved by...
Image compression and decompression
Clusters of pixels are defined for use in image compression and decompression. The image information used to define the clusters may include pixel values at...
Light emitting diode device
The invention relates to a light emitting diode device comprising a light emitting diode arrangement comprising a flexible substrate (103) having an inner...
III-V light emitting device with thin n-type region
A device includes a semiconductor structure comprising a III-nitride light emitting layer disposed between an n-type region and a p-type region. A transparent,...
Staff dose awareness indication
According to an exemplary embodiment of the invention a dose awareness indication device is provided in which an individual dose is determined on the basis of...
Radiation detector with multiple electrodes on a sensitive layer
The invention relates to a radiation detector (200), particularly an X-ray detector, which comprises at least one sensitive layer (212) for the conversion of...
Method and apparatus for making cigarette filters with a centrally located
A filter making apparatus includes a positioning device having a passageway therethrough, with the passageway guiding a continuous flavor element such as a...
Luminaire for indirect illumination
The invention relates to a luminaire (2) and an illumination system (12). The luminaire according to the invention comprises a light exit window (30) for...
User interface and method for control of light systems
An interface device (100) for controlling light sources (110) includes a target region (205); and a controller (120) that associates a preset with an...
Metal-containing nanowires prepared using mesoporous molecular sieves as
templates, and their use in smoking...
Cut filler compositions, smoking articles such as cigarettes, methods for making cigarettes and methods for treating cigarette smoke are provided, which involve...
Pressurized valve system for driving bristle tufts
The dental cleaning appliance includes an appliance body (30, 73) which has a bristle field housing (32, 52) and fluid within the housing. A flexible membrane...
Patient interface assembly
Frame for a patient interface assembly
Patient interface assembly
Method and apparatus for presentation of intelligent, adaptive alarms,
icons and other information
System actions such as presentation of information to a user via a remote control device are carried out in accordance with user preferences based on, e.g.,...
Front panel of optical disc drive
A front panel of an optical disc drive is provided. The optical disc drive further includes a LED indicator for displaying a working status of the optical disc...
System and method for positioning electrodes on a patient body
A system for positioning electrodes on a patient body includes an image capturing system, a memory device, a processing system and an indicator system. The...
Image reconstruction for truncated detector array
A reconstruction system reconstructs projection data generated by a detector array of an imaging system having at least one truncated row of detector modules....
Distributed X-ray source and X-ray imaging system comprising the same
A distributed X-ray source (3) and an imaging system (1) comprising such an X-ray source (3) are proposed. The X-ray source (3) comprises an electron beam...
X-ray detector for phase contrast imaging
The invention relates to an X-ray detector (30) that comprises an array of sensitive elements (P.sub.i-1,b, P.sub.ia, P.sub.ib, P.sub.i+1,a, P.sub.i+1,b) and at...
Method of generating low peak-to-average power ratio (PAPR) binary
preamble sequences for OFDM systems
A wireless system and method including a medium access control (MAC) layer adapted to generate low peak-to-average power ratio binary preamble sequences for...
Distributed scheduling of quiet-period for in-service channel monitoring
In a distributed-control cognitive radio network, each secondary user (200) in a network broadcasts parameters (125) that indicate the minimum quiet-period...
Device and method for processing video data
A video processing device receives main video data and auxiliary video data for an ultra wide (21:9) display. The main video data has a source aspect ratio, an...
Colour conversion for a multy-primary display
A multi-primary conversion method is disclosed for converting an input vector defining a color of an input pixel in a Linear color space into a drive vector...
Automatically adaptable virtual keyboard
The invention relates to a data processing device (100) enabling a user to input characters, the device comprising a touch-sensitive member (200) arranged to...