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Generating attenuation image data and phase image data in an X-ray system
A system and method for generating phase image data by using the same detector to simultaneously operate in two different modes to simultaneously obtain first...
Modification of a treatment plan using magnetic resonance data acquired
during a cooling period
A medical apparatus (300, 400, 500, 600) comprising a magnetic resonance imaging system (302). The medical apparatus further comprises a heating system (320,...
Method and apparatus for determining anatomic properties of a patient
A method is disclosed for determining anatomical properties of a patient, the patient having an oral cavity and a throat, comprising a) projecting at least one...
Signal transmission through a medium
System using on- or in-body communication technologies such as body-sound communication (BSC) or body-coupled communication (BCC) to obtain information on the...
QT interval monitoring system with alarms and trending
An ECG monitoring system continuously monitors a patient's ECG waveform and periodically identifies the patient's QT interval. QT interval values are averaged...
Grating disc for a food processor and a food processor comprising a
A grating disc (4) arranged to be mounted within a food processor (1) and to be rotated in a direction of rotation (26). The grating disc (4) comprising at...
Handheld respiratory device
Timed lighting control
The present invention defines a HTTP or CoAP request message that combines one or more HTTP or CoAP requests along with timing information (432-1). The message...
Lighting unit with LED strip
What is described is a lighting unit 10 with a plurality of lighting segments 30a, 30b. The lighting segments 30a, 30b are arranged on a strip 40 in spaced...
LED lighting system
The invention relates to LED lighting system comprising a power supply circuit and one or more LED modules. The power supply circuit is equipped with input...
Device comprising a plurality of audio sensors and a method of operating
There is provided a method of operating a device, the device comprising a plurality of audio sensors and being configured such that when a first audio sensor of...
Asilicon imaging detector tile (216) includes a silicon photosensor layer (302) including a plurality of detector pixels (304), each with a photo-transistor...
Secure authenticated distance measurement
The invention relates to a method for a first communication device to perform authenticated distance measurement between the first communication device and a...
Method for controlling transmissions from a resource-restricted device,
and batteryless device
The present invention relates to a method for controlling transmissions of a batteryless device (1) operating in a wireless network, the method comprising the...
Solid state light emitter package, a light emission device, a flexible LED
strip and a luminaire
A solid state light emitter package (200), a light emitting device, a flexible LED strip and a luminaire are provided. The solid state light emitter package...
Light source with quantum dots
The invention provides a luminescent nano particles based luminescent material comprising a matrix of interconnected coated luminescent nano particles, wherein...
Phosphor in inorganic binder for LED applications
A method for fabricating an LED/phosphor structure is described where an array of blue light emitting diode (LED) dies are mounted on a submount wafer. A...
Image processing device and method for detecting line structures in an
image data set
The present invention relates to an image processing device for detecting line structures in an image data set. The device comprises a model definition unit...
Registration of medical images
The invention relates to a method and an image processing device (50) for the registration of two images (I.sub.1, I.sub.2) that may for example be provided by...
MRI method for assigning individual pixels or voxels tissue-specific PET
A magnetic resonance (MR) system (10) generates an attenuation or density map. The system (10) includes a MR scanner (48) defining an examination volume (16)...
Scatter reject method via energy calibration
A medical nuclear imaging system (10) and corresponding method (100) are provided. A plurality of pixels (20, 24) detect radiation events and estimate the...
Direct conversion photon counting detector
The present invention discloses a pixilated direct conversion photon counting detector with a direct conversion material layer and a pixilated electrode....
Radiation detector with steering electrodes
The invention relates to a radiation detector (100) and an associated method for the detection of (e.g. X or .gamma.-) radiation. The detector (100) comprises a...
High flux photon counting detector electronics
An imaging system (100) includes a radiation source (108) that emits radiation that traverses an examination region, a paralyzable photon counting detector...
MR-PET cyclic motion gating and correction
In preparation for acquiring PET image data, subject motion models are built based on physiologic signal monitoring and MR data is collected and used for...
Multichannel RF volume resonator for MRI
An RF volume resonator system is disclosed comprising a multi-port RF volume resonator (40, 50; 60), like e.g. a TEM volume coil or TEM resonator, or a birdcage...
Method for providing an indication as to the amount of milk remaining in a
breast during lactation
A method of providing an indication as to the amount of milk remaining in a breast during lactation based on a determined fat content of milk that has been...
Pre-collapsed capacitive micro-machined transducer cell with stress layer
The present invention relates to a pre-collapsed capacitive micro-machined transducer cell (10) comprising a substrate (12), and a membrane (14) disposed above...
Carpet unit arrangement having a light source
The invention provides a carpet unit arrangement comprising a carpet unit and a light source. The carpet unit comprises a carpet or a carpet tile, wherein the...
Adaptive radiotherapy with spectral tissue of interest imaging and
A radio therapy apparatus (100) includes a tissue of interest tracker (124) that receives a first image of tissue of interest and a second later acquired...
Image-based determination of compression element deflection
An X-ray imaging system element (3) includes two compression elements (8a, 8b), which are movable relative to one another. An object (10) is introducible and...
Imaging system subject support
Described herein is an approach to determine a deflection of a portion of an imaging system tabletop located at iso-center utilizing a tabletop deflection...
Breathing guidance apparatus for delivery rooms
A system to prompt a subject to consciously alter one or more physiological parameters during childbirth-related contractions includes an imaging subsystem, a...
Method and apparatus for measuring the concentration of a gas in exhaled
There is provided an apparatus for monitoring the respiration of a subject, the apparatus comprising a sensor for measuring the concentration of a specified gas...
Method and apparatus for illuminating the interior of a medical imaging
A method and apparatus for illuminating the interior of a medical imaging device is provided. The method and apparatus may convey information to the patient...
Aerosol generating device and system with improved airflow
An aerosol generating system includes an aerosol-forming article including an aerosol-forming substrate and a mouthpiece portion for allowing a user to draw air...
Electrically heated aerosol generating system having improved heater
In a method for controlling at least one electric heating element of an electrically heated aerosol generating system for heating an aerosol-forming substrate,...
Coated colloidal ground plant materials
A method of providing a comestible plant material taken orally by coating a micronized plant material with a first layer of polysaccharides or proteins, then a...
Method of manufacturing a combustible heat source with a barrier
There is provided a method of manufacturing a combustible heat source having a barrier affixed to an end face thereof, including providing a hollow die having a...
Polar ski binding
Methods and apparatus for controlling a lighting fixture utilizing a
Methods and apparatus for controlling a lighting fixture utilizing a communication protocol transmitted over the power line that feeds the lighting fixture....
Interactive system and method for sensing movement
A system for sensing emotions, which produce color or sound variation in a series of elements, which experience different patterns of movement.
Dimmer and LED driver with dimming modes
Drivers (2) comprise converters (21) for converting input signals from dimmers (1) into output signals destined for light emitting diode circuits (3) and...
Multi-mode dimmer interfacing including attach state control
A system and method includes a controller that is configured to coordinate (i) a low impedance path for a dimmer current, (ii) attaching a dimmer to a power...
Rendering of image data for multi-view display
The invention pertains to rendering of image data for a multi-view display, such as image data for a lenticular auto-stereoscopic display. The method comprising...
Interlaced 3D video
A video processing device (100) for processing 3D video is coupled to a 3D display device (120). The device receives the 3D video data according to a high...
Method and systems for synchronizing overlapping wireless systems
Methods and devices for synchronizing various independent wireless systems are disclosed. For example, an exemplary first base-station (120) capable of...
Bonding LED die to lead frame strips
In one embodiment, an LED bulb includes a plurality of metal lead frame strips, including at least a first strip, a second strip, and a third strip. First LED...