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Stereoscopic display apparatus
In a stereoscopic display apparatus having optical directory elements such as lenticular elements (4) extending parallel to each other and being slanted at an...
Active matrix display devices
An active matrix display device stores a transistor drive voltage on a storage capacitor (24; Cs). A light-dependent device (27) effects discharge of the...
Device and method for controlling a lighting system by proximity sensing
of a spot-light control device and...
The invention relates to controlling a lighting system by proximity sensing of a spotlight control device, particularly to controlling a spotlight generated by...
Detecting quench in a magnetic resonance examination system
The present invention relates to a magnetic resonance examination system (10) and to a method of operating such a magnetic resonance examination system (10). In...
Switched mode power supply including power supply units and controller
A switched mode power supply assembly (1) is described, comprising at least two switched mode power supply units (10.sub.i) coupled to each other in parallel;...
Light source and method for operating a lighting system
The invention relates to a light source for generating light having a spectral emittance in at least a part of the range of 380 nm to 780 nm, the light having a...
Method, system and remote control for controlling the settings of each of
a multitude of spotlights
Method for controlling the settings of each of a multitude of spotlights, such as light intensity, color and light beam direction, wherein a remote control is...
Methods and apparatus for simulating resistive loads
Methods and apparatus for simulating resistive loads, and facilitating series, parallel, and/or series-parallel connections of multiple loads to draw operating...
Display device with homogenising attentuating filter
A display device includes a display arrangement and an optical attenuator arrangement. The display arrangement has inherent non-uniformity of an output...
Appliance for making coffee, tea and the like
An appliance for making coffee, tea and the like comprises an automatic adjustment unit (22) for adjusting the desired quantity ratio between the quantity of...
A cutting device with two toothed blades arranged to be moveable with respect to each other includes a magnetic arranged to press both blades together.
Access authorization across processing devices
Authentication information (125) obtained by a device (100) at one level of a transformation sequence is securely communicated to another device (200) at...
Control codes for programmable remote supplied in XML format
An Internet service makes available control codes for use on a programmable universal remote. The remote controls CE equipment through IR or RF commands. A...
Device and a method for managing power consumption of a plurality of data
A device and a method for managing power consumption of a plurality of data processing units. A scheduler (280) schedules a first process step for a first data...
Multi-conductor connection device for a medical sensor
An electrode assembly is provided. The electrode assembly is arranged for receiving a connector. The electrode assembly includes a first electrode, a second...
Image detail enhancement
A method of enhancing details in an input image. The input image comprises input pixels, which have input pixel values (IPV) limited to a range (RA). The method...
System and method for selective blending of 2D x-ray images and 3D
A system and method for simultaneously imaging a structure using two different imaging modalities and blending the images into a single blended two dimensional...
Artifact correction for motion artifacted images associated with the
A diagnostic imaging system (8) images a subject at a preselected phase point (46) which occurs in one or more successive pulmonary cycles. A breathing monitor...
Method and apparatus providing flexible measurement functionality for
In a medical imaging system the flexibility and power of measurement tools is improved by making the measurements objects themselves, whereby flexible...
Prospective cardiac gating in computed tomography
A computed tomography scanner (10) acquires prospectively gated cardiac projection data. A scan controller (42) causes the scanner (10) to acquire projection...
Active matrix electroluminescent display devices
Each pixel of an active matrix electroluminescent display device has a first amorphous silicon drive transistor for intermittently driving a current through the...
LED with controlled angular non-uniformity
A light source that uses a light emitting diode with a wavelength converting element is configured to produce a non-uniform angular color distribution, e.g.,...
Light emitting diode lighting device
The present invention relates to a light emitting diode (LED) lighting device (10). The lighting device comprises a light guide plate (12), and a plurality of...
Write-once optical record carrier for high-speed recording
The present invention relates to a write-once optical record carrier for high speed recording, in particular to a DVD+R disc. Such a record carrier comprises in...
Illumination system and display device
An illumination system for illuminating a display device includes a light-mixing chamber having a light-exit window, a rear wall situated opposite the...
Light source and illumination device comprising at least one
A light source comprising a light engine (10), especially with at least one LED and/or at least one laser light emitting element, and further comprising a light...
Light emitting floor surface
The invention relates to a light emitting system (1) for surfaces (2) of floor bottoms, walls or similar surfaces (2) of buildings for indoor or outdoor...
Apparatus for preparing a beverage from sterilized water of a
predetermined consumption temperature
The invention relates to an apparatus for preparing a beverage, for instance baby milk, from an instant product, such as formula, and water, which has been...
Hierarchical scheme for secure multimedia distribution
Various quality versions of an electronic content are defined, and one or more distortion algorithms (22, 32) that are executable to generate a lower quality...
Automatic generation of trailers containing product placements
This invention relates to a method and computer system for automatic generation of trailers. More specifically it relates to a method for generating revenues...
Playback device and method for providing functionality based on event
information retrieved from a playlist
Instead of using events stored in the datastream itself, applications can retrieve event information from the playlist on a record carrier such as DVD and...
Method of motion correction for dynamic volume alignment without timing
When performing repetitive scans of a patient using a magnetic resonance imaging machine or the like, patients often tend to move as they relax during a lengthy...
Apparatus and method for sharing contents via headphone set
The present invention relates to sharing of content between multiple users. A data player(10) decodes pre-stored audio data therein using a decoding function,...
X-ray tube and method of voltage supplying of an ion deflecting and
collecting setup of an X-ray tube
The invention relates to an X-ray tube with a cathode, generating an electron beam, and an ion-deflecting and collecting setup (IDC), consisting of a single...
Anode plate for X-ray tube and method of manufacture
An anode plate for an X-ray tube includes an outer edge, a center region, and a plurality of slots disposed along the outer edge and extending toward the center...
System, apparatus, and method for multi-band OFDM systems with receiver
antenna selection per sub-band
The present invention provides a system (300-400), apparatus (300-400), and method for an energy-based antenna selection technique in which the antenna that...
Wireless systems and methods including cooperative communication medium
A complementary medium access control (CMAC) method and apparatus are described. A method of wireless communication includes transmitting a request-to-send...
Method of providing a medium access protocol
A method of providing a medium access control protocol using a listen before-talk scheme within a wireless network having a plurality of stations communicating...
System, apparatus, and method for spatial multiplexing with symbol
The present invention provides a system (400), device (200, 300), and method (200) for a spatial multiplexing (SMX) transmission scheme combined with symbol...
Device for and method of recording information
A device for recording data and data structures on a write-once storage medium. The device has writing means for recording the data and the data structures and...
Method and device for extending interactivity to multiple storage media
A method of providing interactivity over a set of multiple optical storage media (90, 91) is disclosed. A logical unit, such as a playitem of a playlist is...
Display device comprising a housing and a picture display unit
A display device, suitable for e.g. a TV set or a monitor, comprises a housing and a picture display unit, particularly a picture tube. The housing has a...
Electroluminescent display device
An EL display device is operable in analogue and digital modes. In the analogue mode a current is supplied to the EL display elements (2) in dependence on a...
Apparatus and method for return notification for stand-alone equipment
The apparatus and method of the present invention provide an automatic notification 105 produced by a standalone equipment 100 to indicate that the equipment...
Fail-safe remote control
The present invention relates to a remote control (160) operates fail-safe. The remote control comprises a safety filter (150) in order to provide a fail save...
Low voltage electronic module interface
A low voltage electronic module interface, with a low voltage interface for an electronic module receiving a constant current from a body control module, the...
Magnetic induction tomography system and method
A magnetic induction tomography system and method for studying the electromagnetic properties of an object includes generator coils adapted for generating a...
Controlling a power of an electrical motor
A motor control circuit (MC) comprising input terminals (IT1, IT2) to receive a rectified input voltage (Vrm), and output terminals (OT1, OT2) to supply a motor...
Light source and method for producing light modifiable in colour and/or
The present invention relates to a light source, which produces light leaving the light source with modifiable color and luminosity, with at least one light...