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Method for detecting the amount of grains within a grinding device
A method for detecting an amount of grains within a container of a rotating grinding member is described, said method comprising the steps of: supplying (FORP1)...
Communication of TV-anytime CRIDs
A method of creating an audio/video stream comprises multiplexing a video component, an audio component, a content reference identifier, and a semantic data...
Interface systems for portable digital media storage and playback devices
A docking assembly serves as an interface between (1) a portable digital media storage and playback (PDMSP) device, and (2) a media reproduction system. A...
Hypervideo tracking and reporting system
A system for tracking and reporting of user behavior including tracking and recording of media viewed by a user. The media may include hypervideo video-enhanced...
Encoding and decoding of audio objects
An audio system comprises an encoder (209) which encodes audio objects in an encoding unit (403) that generates a down-mix audio signal and parametric data...
A method of rendering a multi-view image comprising a first output image and a second output image on basis of an input image (102) is disclosed. The method...
Method and apparatus for encoding a digital video signal
In a method and an encoder for encoding a digital video sequence, the digital video sequence having some sets of images including a disparity map, the disparity...
Apparatus for observing the surface of a sample
An apparatus for observing the appearance of a surface of a sample of semitransparent material, the apparatus comprising a light source for illuminating at...
Mercury-free-high-pressure gas discharge lamp
A mercury-free high-pressure gas discharge lamp (HID [high intensity discharge] lamp) is described which is provided for use in automotive technology. To...
Lighting system including collimators aligned with light emitting segments
A light source comprising a semiconductor light emitting device is connected to a mount. The light emitting device comprises a plurality of segments with...
Capacitive type proximity sensor
It is provided a capacitive type proximity sensor, comprising a sensing electrode, whereas the sensing electrode has a surface with electroconductive areas 113...
Detector head proximity sensing and collision avoidance apparatuses and
A gamma camera (8, 180) includes at least one radiation detector head (10, 12, 210, 212). At least one such radiation detector head (10, 12, 210, 212) includes...
Solid oral sensorial products including stain inhibitor
A solid oral sensorial product includes at least one botanical material and at least one phosphate containing stain inhibitor. The botanical material is...
Advanced ablation planning
In planning an ablation procedure, a planned target volume (PTV) is imported, which is typically selected by a doctor but may be computer-identified. An...
Cushion inside a cushion patient interface
A patient interface device that includes a mask shell and a cushion assembly. The cushion assembly includes a seal cushion and a support cushion. The seal...
Ironing board having a tiltable body
An ironing board for multifunctional use comprising a base (1), a body (5) with a work surface (6), which body has a first longitudinal axis (I-I) and is...
Fastening device for system irons
A system iron comprises an iron and a base that has a receiving area for receiving the iron. The base comprises a fastening device for fastening the iron to the...
Mounted beam brushhead for transverse drive power toothbrush
The resonator assembly for a power toothbrush includes an elongated solid rod made from stainless steel, having a back assembly which includes permanent magnets...
Iron with steam generator
Method and apparatus for storing an interactive television program
A method and device for storing an interactive television program for playback at a later point in time, wherein said interactive television program comprises...
Generation of standard protocols for review of 3D ultrasound image data
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system is described which records expert review of a 3D image data set, including image plane and view manipulation,...
System and method for automated detection and segmentation of tumor
boundaries within medical imaging data
A method for segmenting regions within a medical image includes evaluating a set of candidate segmentations generated from an initial segmentation. Based on...
Method and apparatus for generating a binaural audio signal
An apparatus for generating a binaural audio signal includes a de-multiplexer and decoder which receives audio data comprising an audio M-channel audio signal...
An imaging system includes at least one radiation generating component (210) that alternately emits different radiation that traverse an examination region and...
Method for multi-channel resource reservation in a wireless mesh network
In a mesh network a multiband OFDM Alliance (MBOA) system provides higher channel access efficiency through a Distributed Reservation Protocol (DRP). A MBOA...
Atomic frequency acquisition device based on self-mixing interference
The present invention relates to an atomic frequency acquisition device comprising a gas cell (400) filled with an atomic gas, a laser light source (100)...
Arrangement and method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles
in a region of action using coil...
An arrangement and a method for influencing and/or detecting magnetic particles in a region of action includes a selector for generating a magnetic selection...
Method and a system for controlling a lighting system
A location commissioning method for a lighting system, having several lighting arrangements, includes selecting an illuminated position, assigning the position...
Resonant actuator for a personal care appliance having a programmable
The drive system for a personal care appliance, such as a toothbrush, includes a first opposing pair of permanent magnet assemblies positioned longitudinally...
Method for manufacturing a double tube discharge lamp
A method for manufacturing a discharge lamp comprising at least two tubes or bulbs is disclosed. The lamp is especially a high intensity discharge lamp for use...
Device for mixing a liquid medium
The invention provides a device for mixing a liquid medium, an apparatus for mixing a liquid medium, a system comprising a device and an apparatus and a method...
Illumination device with LED with a self-supporting grid containing
luminescent material and method of making...
The invention provides an illumination device (10) comprising (a) a light emitting diode (LED), (b) a heat sink (85) and (c) a self-supporting grid (500). This...
The illumination system has an array of light sources (1, 1', . . . ) such as an array of light emitting diodes arranged in a pre-determined manner in a first...
Apparatus for preparing a beverage from water-cooled sterilized water and
an instant product
An apparatus for preparing a beverage from water and an instant product includes a water supply system for supplying water, a heating device for sterilizing...
Rotary shaver with improved support structure for shaving heads
A shaving device comprises a head structure (2) and a base structure (4). The head structure (2) is configured to retain and support at least one shaving head...
System for and method of shopping through television
A system and method for providing information to television viewers in order to assist them in shopping from an apparently conventional media, such as a...
Disk loading device of slot-in optical disk drive
A disk loading device of a slot-in optical disk drive comprises two loading levers to load and eject a disk, wherein the two loading levers are connected to a...
Method and apparatus for transmitting data, and a communication system
A communication system employs discontinuous transmission to create gaps in transmission during which a transmitting device (200) can receive. When the...
Organizing content using a dynamic profile
A portable data storage device (1) is disclosed to be used for organizing content (10, 11, 18) available to the data storage device (1). The device comprises...
Audio signal encoding or decoding
Encoding an audio signal is provided wherein the audio signal includes a first audio channel and a second audio channel, the encoding comprising subband...
Method of and a system for adapting a geometric model using multiple
The invention relates to a method (100) of adapting a geometric model to an image data comprising determining a first partial transformation for mapping a first...
Apparatus and method for determining roll angle of a motorcycle
An apparatus for determining roll angle of a motorcycle (1) as when taking a curve or bend in a road. The apparatus includes a first gyro sensor (11) that...
Apparatus and method for applying energy within an object
An apparatus for applying energy within an object includes an energy applying unit having an energy emitting element or outputting energy within the object and...
Monitoring apparatus for monitoring a user's heart rate and/or heart rate
variation; wristwatch comprising such...
A monitoring apparatus (4) monitors a user's heart rate and/or heart rate variation. The apparatus includes a capacitor (22) which is positionable on or near a...
Receiver for a modulated light signal and method for receiving a modulated
The invention relates to receiving of a modulated light signal from a lighting device, particularly from a solid state lighting (SSL) device. It is an object of...