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Fibre tracking on the basis of macroscopic information
A diffusion data processing apparatus comprising a segmenter arranged to segment the diffusion tensor data according to at least one segmentation model...
Black-blood steady-state free precession magnetic resonance imaging
In an imaging method, periodic maintenance radio frequency pulses (.alpha., -.alpha.) are applied to maintain a steady state magnetic resonance excitation in an...
Light emitting diode circuit and arrangement and device
Disclosed are light emitting diode circuits employing first sub-circuits including first light emitting diodes and connected in parallel with second...
Driver apparatus for a gas discharge lamp
A driver apparatus (100) for driving a gas discharge lamp (L) comprises a commutator circuit (5) having a bridge topology with four switches (T1-T4) controlled...
Emergency sign power supply with battery charger
An emergency sign power supply with battery charger is provided. In some embodiments the battery charging circuit is formed by a single diode and a single...
Contact for a semiconductor light emitting device
A semiconductor structure includes a light emitting layer disposed between an n-type region and a p-type region. A p-electrode is disposed on a portion of the...
Method of cleaning optical surfaces of an irradiation unit in a two-step
The present invention provides a method of cleaning optical surfaces in an irradiation unit in order to remove contaminations deposited on said optical...
Biosensor with one-dimensional sub-diffraction-limited apertures composed
of a grid and a polarizer
A method and sensor for the detection of luminescence radiation generated by at least one luminophore is disclosed. In the context of the present invention the...
Implantable devices, systems, and methods for maintaining desired
orientations in targeted tissue regions
At least one elongated body is sized and configured for implantation in a desired orientation in a tissue region in an airway. An array of projections extends...
Nearest neighbor recommendation method and system
A program recommendation system employing a program record module and one of various nearest neighbor modules is disclosed. In response to a reception of a...
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...
Directional hole filling in images
When transforming a 2.5D video format to a plurality of images viewed from different virtual positions, it can occur that for certain output pixels, no input...
Method and system for pet image reconstruction using a surogate image
A method and system for use in positron emission tomography, wherein a first processor element (234) is configured to reconstruct a plurality of positron...
Integrated circuit with data communication network and IC design method
An integrated circuit includes functional blocks and a data communication network having network stations interconnected via communication channels for...
Superconductive magnet system for a magnetic resonance examination system
A superconductive magnet system with a super conductive magnet is provided with a cooling system. A thermal switch is configured to thermally (de)couple the...
Magnetic resonance device and method
MR imaging of a body (7) placed in an examination volume includes establishing a substantially homogeneous main magnetic field in the examination volume,...
Multi-channel magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy
A magnetic resonance (MR) system comprising multiple radio-frequency (RP) coils (303) configured to apply an MR pulse sequence (100) including at least a...
Debris mitigation system and lithographic apparatus
A debris mitigation system for trapping contaminant material coming from a debris-generating radiation source. The system includes a contamination barrier...
Method and apparatus for distinguishing between clinically significant
changes and artifacts in patient...
A patient physiological information monitoring system includes a plurality of patient monitoring devices (6) and a physiological information analyzer (2). The...
An LED downlight fixture comprises an array of LEDs in thermal connectivity with a heatsink, the array of LEDs positioned adjacent a first aperture of a...
Device for manufacturing a mould for use in the manufacture of an optical
element comprising optical...
An optical element is manufactured by means of a mould by a replication technique including a mold that is manufactured from a ductile metal and is given a mold...
Strap for face mask
OLED reading lamp
Method of processing and prioritizing at least one logical data stream for
transmission over at least one...
Method of processing data of at lease one data stream, data processing module for processing at a of at least one data stream, data processing system comprising...
Method and apparatus for processing audio for playback
A method and apparatus for processing audio for playback to provide a smooth transition between a beginning region of an audio track and an end region of a...
An image conversion unit (100) for converting an input image (602) into an output image (606) is disclosed. The image conversion unit (100) comprises: a filter...
Electronic circuit with processing units coupled via a communication
A two-way network interface is provided for both sending transmission messages and receiving reception messages between a pair of processors through a network....
Method of recording information on a multilayer record carrier, and device
for recording on a dual layer record...
Recordable DVD+R and DVD+R/W optical discs with two (or more) information layers are developed to double the data storage capacity and video recording time. A...
Color matching for display system for shops
A color identifying display system having a lighting surface having an alterable apparent surface color, a color capture device to capture a color of an object...
Method and driving unit for driving a gas discharge lamp
Disclosed is a method for driving a gas discharge lamp in at least two operation modes, including the step of applying an alternating voltage to the gas...
Power supply device for light elements and method for supplying power to
Disclosed is a power supply device for light elements, including a first light element having a first color, a second light element having a second color, and a...
Flexible device and method of manufacturing the same
The rollable device of the invention comprises a substrate of an insulating material (12) with apertures (15) extending from a first to a second side. On the...
Active matrix device with photo sensor
An active matrix pixel device is provided, for example an electroluminescent display device, the device comprising circuitry supported by a substrate and...
Common optical element for an array of phosphor converted light emitting
A device is provided with an array of a plurality of phosphor converted light emitting devices (LEDs) that produce broad spectrum light. The phosphor converted...
Removable pellicle for immersion lithography
A method of irradiating to pattern a photosensitive layer such as a resist (L2) immersed in a fluid (L3), involves applying a removable transparent layer (L4,...
Oral pouch product including soluble dietary fibers
Provided is an oral pouch product including a pouch having a plurality of pores. At least one portion of soluble dietary fibers is contained in the pores of the...
Lighting device employing a light guide plate and a plurality of light
The present invention relates to lighting device (10). The lighting device comprises a light guide plate (12), and at least one array of light emitting diodes...
Thermally insulative smoking article filter components
A filter component includes a catalyst surrounded by a thermally insulative carbon fiber composite. The catalyst can catalyze the chemical reaction of selected...
Method of audio encoding
There is described a method of encoding an input signal (20) to generate a corresponding encoded output signal (30), and also encoders (10) arranged to...
In a method of encoding input signals (CH1 to CH3; 400 to 450) in a multi-channel encoder (5; 15) to generate corresponding output data having down-mix output...
Patient scan time optimization for PET/SPECT imaging
An imaging system (10) comprises a data device (30), which controls radiation data acquisition from a subject positioned in an examination region (18) for an...
Analysis of optical effects on storage medium
The invention relates to a method for setting an optimum value of a write parameter for use in an optical recording apparatus for writing information on an...
Dominant color extraction for ambient light derived from video content
mapped through unrendered color space
Extracting and processing video content encoded in a rendered color space to be emulated by an ambient light source, comprising extracting dominant color...
Display time control for images
This invention relates to a method, a computer program, a computer program product and a device for reducing motion blur of images shown on non-stroboscopic...
Autonomous limited network realization and commissioning
Systems and methods for forming a local network (150) include determining which controllable (120) and controlling (170, 180) devices are located within a local...
Method of driving a discharge lamp, and driving unit
Disclosed is a method of driving a discharge lamp, wherein a value of pressure in the lamp is determined during operation of the lamp at a dimmed power level, a...
Drive circuit for driving a load with pulsed current
A drive circuit (1) for driving a load (3) comprises: a power supply (10) for supplying an output current (I.sub.L); a controller (20) for controlling the power...
Circuit arrangement and method of driving a high-pressure gas discharge
A pair of magnetically coupled inductors forms a current-compensated choke arrangement for reducing electromagnetic disturbances and for weakening the effects...
Circuit-arrangement for modulating an LED and method for operating same
To achieve high modulation frequencies when modulating an LED, a circuit-arrangement for modulating at least one LED comprises a modulation-circuit (3) parallel...