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Illumination system comprising a yellow green-emitting luminescent
An illumination system, comprising a radiation source and a luminescent material comprising a phosphor capable of absorbing a part of light emitted by the...
Light emitting diode lighting device
The present invention relates to a light emitting diode (LED) lighting device (10). The device comprises a light guide plate (12), a plurality of LEDs (14) for...
Control device for controlling the color of light emitted from a light
The invention relates to a control device (1) for controlling the color of light (L) emitted from a light source (2). The control device comprises color...
The elongate luminaire for creating colored illumination has a plane of symmetry S in which lamp holders (6,7) are present to accommodate lamps of different...
Method for detecting the amount of grains within a grinding device
A method for detecting an amount of grains within a container of a rotating grinding member is described, said method comprising the steps of: supplying (FORP1)...
Method of making pouched tobacco product
A pouched tobacco product includes a lined pouch material of a web and a water-soluble liner adjacent the web and a tobacco component contained within the lined...
Changing amplitude of movement by changing the drive frequency of a
The drive system drives a brushhead at a driving frequency. The drive system includes a frequency modulation system which changes. the driving frequency about a...
Private and controlled ownership sharing
The present invention relates to a method, a device and a system for preventing unauthorized introduction of content items in a network containing compliant...
Driver circuit for loads such as LED, OLED or LASER diodes
A driver circuit for driving loads such as LED, OLED or LASER diode devices includes a switching converter that has a switching element and reactive elements to...
Integrated circuit and method for packet switching control
An integrated circuit having a plurality of processing modules (M, S) and an interconnect means (N) for coupling said plurality of processing modules (M, S) and...
Optical measurement device
An optical measurement device for measuring the optical appearance of a surface (12) of a sample (10), in particular a surface (12) of a human skin, wherein the...
Wireless network having body coupled communication for mobile patient
A wireless network for monitoring a patient (10) comprises at least one wearable monitor (12, 70) including a physiological condition sensor (34, 74) coupled to...
Time-of-flight ranging systems using coarse and fine measurements
A time-of-flight ranging system, such as a keyless access Control system, comprises a first part and a second part, e.g., a portable device such as a key fob....
Low-pressure mercury vapor discharge lamp
A low-pressure mercury vapor discharge lamp is provided with a discharge vessel which encloses a discharge space including a filling of mercury and a rare gas...
Extension of contact pads to the die edge via electrical isolation
Light emitting diode (LED) dies are fabricated by forming LED layers including a first conductivity type layer, a light-emitting layer, and a second...
Coating for a steam-generating device
A dual-layer coating for application in a steam-generating device is disclosed. A impermeable first layer thermally insulates the heated surface, while a...
Rear projector and rear projecting method
The application relates to a rear projector and a rear projection method. There is provided at least one projection screen, at least two beamers, each of the at...
A bead feeder for serially delivering beads to a downstream location comprises a bead supply wheel which rotates about a vertical axis. The bead supply wheel...
System for adjustable tissue anchors
Methods and devices are disclosed for manipulating the tongue. An implant is positioned within at least a portion of the tongue and may be secured to other...
Non-intrusive mask interface with nasal support
A patient interface includes a body member, a partition, a nasal seal portion, and a port. The partition is integral with the body member, and separates an...
Hair cutting device with hair length indicator means
To provide a hair cutting device permitting the user to really know the remaining hair length without having to do trial cuts, a hair cutting device (1) with...
Hair-cutting apparatus comprising means for preventing cut hair from
A hair-cutting apparatus (1) includes a cutting arrangement (9) for cutting hair. There is provided an arrangement that prevents cut hair from flying off the...
Information recording device and method, information reproducing device
and method, recording medium, program,...
An ECC block is constituted by RS(248,216,33). Of a data length of 216 bytes (symbols), only 16 bytes are allocated to BCA data and the remaining 200 bytes are...
Temporal and spatial shaping of multi-channel audio signals
A selected channel of a multi-channel signal represented by frames composed from sampling values having a high time resolution is provided that can be encoded...
Generalized "evenly distributed MAS allocation" policy to support
low-power UWB applications
In order that media access slots MAS are allocated based on minimum latency requirements of, for example, not less than 4 ms, or on a medium utilization...
Inrush current limiter device and power factor control (PFC) circuit
having an improved inrush current limiter...
The present invention relates to an inrush current limiter device (4) for limiting inrushing current to a connectable load (3) comprising: at least one...
Detuning a radio-frequency coil
For detuning of radio-frequency coils (in magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy, for example), a conducting element (102) of a transmission cable is...
Resonant driver with low-voltage secondary side control for high power LED
The present invention relates to a power supply device for supplying power to a load, preferably a LED, comprising a first circuitry (12) with an inverter unit...
Adaptive control apparatus and method for a solid state lighting system
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for adaptive control of a solid-state lighting system consisting of one or more groups of one or more...
High-pressure discharge lamp having an outer envelope arranged around a
A high-pressure discharge lamp has an outer envelope (1) in which a discharge vessel (11) is arranged. The discharge vessel encloses a discharge space (13) with...
Method and system of operating a trans-fill device
A method and system of operating a trans-fill device. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are methods comprising generating an enriched gas stream...
Magnetic resonance compatible stent
An intravascular stent (50) is provided for use in conjunction with a magnetic resonance imaging system. The stent is constructed to minimize the...
Display apparatus having right-hand and left-hand illumination units
The invention relates to a display apparatus with a display unit, having means for background lighting at the back of the display apparatus. According to the...
Data processing system and method
A data processing method comprises receiving a search term, accessing a data store, the data store including at least one searchable element, selecting...
Method and device for the iterative reconstruction of tomographic images
The invention relates to a device and a method for the iterative reconstruction of the attenuation coefficients .mu..sub.j in a tomographic image of an object...
Image processing system for displaying information relating to parameters
of a 3-D tubular object
An image processing system, for processing a 3-D image of a 3-D substantially tubular structure (AAA), formed of a lumen (LUM) limited by a wall (5,6),...
Method of automatic extraction of the pulmonary artery tree from 3D
An automated method (1) for the automatic extraction of a pulmonary vessel tree from a 3D medical image, such as multi-slice CT data, is disclosed. A segmented...
System and method for magnetic tracking of a sensor having an asymmetric
A system and method for determining the location of a remote object connected to an induction coil using a magnetic tracking sensor. The system and method...
LED with improved light emission profile
An LED includes a substrate, a first electrode layer and a thin colloidal layer located between the substrate and the first electrode layer. A smoothening layer...
Double decker detector for spectral CT
A radiation detector (24) includes a two-dimensional array of upper scintillators (30.tau.) which is disposed facing an x-ray source (14) to convert lower...
Compact optical system and lenses for producing uniform collimated light
An optical system includes a cylindrical side emitter lens, a reflector and a cylindrical Fresnel lens to produce a substantially uniformly illuminated exit...
Menu display for a graphical user interface
Methods of providing a menu display 1 for a GUI 31 are disclosed together with a computer program, a computer-readable storage medium 34 and apparatus 31 for...
Method and apparatus for generating a number of output audio channels
An audio encoder (109) has a hierarchical encoding structure and generates a data stream comprising one or more audio channels as well as parametric audio...
Reduced number of channels decoding
An intermediate channel representation of a multi-channel signal can be reconstructed highly efficient and with high fidelity, when upmix parameters for...