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...
Luminaire for road lighting
Method and system for authentication of a physical object
A system for authenticating a physical object includes an enrolment device, an authentication device, and a storage for storing authentication data. The...
Apparatus and method for replacing a media content item
An apparatus for outputting a media content item includes a receiver arranged to receive a first media content item, and an output device arranged to output the...
Control panel for hot beverage dispensing machines
A control panel for automatic beverage machines includes a touch screen that visually represents icons saved in a memory unit as the displayed basic setting as...
Beam filter, particularly for x-rays
The invention relates to a beam filter (10) that can particularly be used in spectral CT-applications for producing a desired intensity profile of a radiation...
Low power discharge lamp with high efficacy
In order to achieve a discharge lamp suited to operate under reduced nominal power of e.g. 20-30 W, a lamp is proposed with two electrodes (24) arranged at a...
Wide bandwidth matrix transducer with polyethylene third matching layer
A third matching layer (140) affording wide bandwidth for an ultrasound matrix probe is made of polyethylene, and may extend downwardly to surround the array...
Chewable pouch for flavored product delivery
Provided is a disintegrable or non-disintegrable oral flavor delivery product. The product includes a disintegrable or non-disintegrable chewable pouch with a...
Color mixing rod integrator in a laser-based projector
A system for providing illumination includes a color mixing rod integrator for receiving and homogenizing laser light or output to a spatial light modulator....
Appliance for personal care with automatic fluid dispenser
An appliance for personal care, such as skin, dental or hair treatment, comprising a dispensing structure (30) for automatically dispensing a fluid. The...
Method for controlling the alertness of a human subject and a light source
for use in this method
The invention relates to a method for controlling the alertness of a human subject and a light source for use in this method and use of a light source for this...
Beverage maker with adjustable brew chamber
A beverage maker for brewing a beverage from water and a quantity of particle material includes a water supply structure, a brewing chamber downstream of the...
Hair trimmer device with comb unit
To allow trimming body hair by pulling as well as pushing with the same hair trimmer device (1), its comb unit (6) is positioned over the trimming head (16) in...