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Method of controlling power states in a multimedia system
This invention relates to controlling the power states in a multimedia system comprising a multimedia connector box including a multimedia source interconnected...
User interface with displaced representation of touch area
The invention relates to a data processing system comprising a display screen (102), a graphical user interface for displaying objects on the display screen,...
Method and system for bus arbitration
A method and system for bus arbitration to be used in a system having a plurality of data handling units (110a, . . . , 110d) and a shared bus (140) with a...
Method and apparatus for generation of a sequence of elements
A method and apparatus for automatically generating a target sequence of a plurality of elements selected in accordance with a plurality of user-defined...
System for image-guided endovascular prosthesis and method for using same
Systems and methods for obtaining position sensor space data regarding an endovascular prosthesis within an anatomical region of a patient include at least one...
Method and recorder for reducing rejection of record carriers due to write
When writing on a recordable medium the recorder can encounter write errors. When a write error occurrs the record carrier is discarded. By ignoring write...
Fluid lens with pressure release system
Fluid lens system includes a container enclosing a fluid arranged to refract incoming waves. A pressure release mechanism is in contact with the fluid so as to...
Oscillator element for photo acoustic detector
An oscillator element is provided, e.g., for use in a photo acoustic detector for detecting a concentration of a sample in a sample mixture using a light beam...
Method and device for optical analysis of a tissue
The invention relates to a method and device for analyzing a tissue (70), which comprises: --irradiating the tissue (70) with light focused on a focal region...
Adaptive image interpolation for volume rendering
Sampling frequency of a ray casting for generating a projection image is varied in dependence of information derived from a 3D volume data during rendering....
Electrophoretic display panel
The electrophoretic display panel(1) for displaying a picture and subsequently displaying a subsequent picture has a pixel(2) having an electrophoretic medium...
Lighting control system
A lighting control system (1) comprises: a communication bus (2); at least one extension movement detector (30) issuing detection pulses (DOS) over said...
LED dimming circuit
A LED dimming circuit is provided. The LED dimming circuit has an LED driver, an LED dimmer, and at least one LED light source. A resistor is connected between...
Electric lamp with light-absorbing coating, precursor suspension for such
a coating and method of making such a...
An electric lamp is described, which has a quartz glass lamp vessel (10) accommodating an electric element (3, 4). The lamp vessel locally has a ...
Electroluminescent light source
An organic electroluminescent light source has at least one substrate and layers that are arranged on the substrate. The layers include electrodes of which at...
Light source and method of providing a bundle of light
A light source, includes a component (6) for emitting light, arranged to emit a major part of light generated within the component through a face (8) of the...
Electrode device for gas discharge sources and method of operating a gas
discharge source having this electrode...
The present invention relates to an electrode device for gas discharge sources, a gas discharge source comprising such an electrode device and to a method of...
Method of increasing the conversion efficiency of an EUV and/or soft X-ray
lamp and a corresponding apparatus
The present invention relates to a method of increasing the conversion efficiency of an EUV and/or soft X-ray lamp, in which a discharge plasma (8) emitting EUV...
Mount for a semiconductor light emitting device
A mount for a semiconductor device includes a carrier, at least two metal leads disposed on a bottom surface of the carrier, and a cavity extending through a...
Sub wavelength aperture
There is provided a method of detecting a presence of a luminophore in a detection volume comprising providing excitation radiation in said detection volume. A...
Luminescence sensor operating in reflection mode
A luminescence sensor, such as a luminescence biosensor or a luminescence chemical sensor, includes a substrate having at least one aperture filled with a...
Performance solid state detectors
An imaging detector is formed from a conversion material and electrodes that are separated by trenches formed in the conversion material. The trenches increase...
Electro luminescent metal complexes
Electro luminescent metal, e.g. Ir, complexes are disclosed. The metal complexes comprise at least one ligand L1 and at least one ligand L2, wherein ligand L1...
Illumination system comprising a radiation source and a fluorescent
The invention concerns an illumination system for generation of colored, especially amber or red light, comprising a radiation source and a fluorescent material...
Methods and devices for rhinoplasty and treating internal valve stenosis
Methods and devices for rhinoplasty and treating nasal valve stenosis are disclosed herein. The nasal valve acts as a flow-limiter and can contribute to airway...
Ultrasound-imaging systems and methods for a user-guided three-dimensional
An ultrasound-imaging system and method is provided that permits an operator to acquire an image of a volume-of-interest in a time critical fashion, that is...
Performing a competition between teams by means of modular units
This invention relates to a method of performing a competition between teams by means of at least two sets of modular units (20A, 20B; 21A, 21B; 22A, 22B). The...
Blender arm and food processor
A blender arm includes a tubular body equipped at one end with a connection for a power unit. The blender arm further includes a rotary shaft having a tool at...
Color mixing luminaire
A luminaire housing designed to be installed to illuminate an illumination area, wherein a light source is oriented within the housing to direct a central axis...
Door frame mounted reflector system for fluorescent troffer
A door frame mounted reflector system for a fluorescent troffer is depicted. The fluorescent troffer incorporates the utilization of a troffer housing and...
A luminous body is described, in particular in the form of a planar illumination device for general lighting or for backlighting of displays, wherein the...
Power toothbrush using acoustic wave action for cleansing of teeth
The toothbrush includes a handle portion and a brushhead assembly which comprises a head portion and a stem portion. The head portion includes a bellows-like...
Method for programming by rehearsal
A system (100), apparatus (106 107), and method are provided for an end-user to program-by-rehearsal an Ambient Intelligence environment comprising an Ambient...
Audio encoder and method for scalable multi-channel audio coding, and an
audio decoder and method for decoding...
An audio encoder for encoding a multi-channel audio signal includes an encoder combination module (ECM) for generating a dominant signal part (m) and a residual...
Creating a depth map
A method of generating a depth map (122) comprising depth values representing distances to a viewer, for respective pixels of an image (100), is disclosed. The...
Method and recording apparatus for recording information on a multi-layer
A method and apparatus for recording information on a multi-layer record carrier includes recording control information in a control information zone before...
2D/3D image display
A display (8) comprises a display panel (9), a polariser (10), a polarisation rotator (13), and a scatterer (12) arranged to scatter light having a first...
Moving objects presented by a touch input display device
The invention concerns a method, touch input display device and computer program product for moving at least one object presented by the touch input display...
Portable computer device
A portable computer device has data acceptance logic (24,40) that determines whether input data items have time and location information. If not, data items are...
Light element array with controllable current sources and method of
A light emitting array is described and includes first, second and third light emitting elements, and first and second current sources. The first light emitting...
Light emitting device
A light emitting device includes an electronic driver and a planar light emitting element. The driver is connected with a source and the light emitting element,...
Fluorescent lighting creating white light
A light emitting system (1) comprising a radiation source (2) capable of emitting a first light of at least a first wavelength spectrum; a first fluorescent...
X-ray image apparatus and device for and method of calibrating an X-ray
A calibration device (140) for calibrating an X-ray image apparatus includes a receiving unit (200) for receiving an image captured by a detection unit (108) of...
LED lamp producing sparkle
A substantially hemispherical lens surrounding an LED die is described that creates a sparkle as an observer views the lens from different angles. The lens is...