Method for controlling duration in speech synthesis
The present invention relates to a method of synthesizing of a speech signal, comprising: --assigning of a first identifier to a first class of intervals of an...
Image processing system and method for registration of two-dimensional
with three-dimensional volume data...
Prior to an intervention, a 3D rotational scan is acquired (at block 10) in respect of a body volume and reconstructed. In addition, three-dimensional image data...
Multi-component vessel segmentation
A method and Computer Program Product for segmenting a three-dimensional digital representation of an anatomical structure, in which a temporary replacement of...
Medical diagnostic X-ray apparatus provided with a cooling device
The invention relates to a medical diagnostic X-ray apparatus (1) comprising an X-ray source (13), a hollow carrier (5) to which the X-ray source is connected,...
Medical diagnostic X-ray apparatus provided with a cooling device
A medical diagnostic X-ray apparatus includes an X-ray source, a hollow carrier to which the X-ray source is connected, and a cooling device provided with a...
Electroluminescent display devices
The pixels of an active matrix display device have a current-driven light emitting display element, a drive transistor for driving a current through the display...
Sensorless measurement of the rotation frequency of a rotor of an
The present invention relates to a device (20) and a method for sensorless measuring a mechanical rotor frequency of a rotor (6) of an asynchronous machine (40),...
Robust driver for high intensity discharge lamp
A circuit arrangement and a method for operating a high intensity discharge lamp driver, which assure long-lasting stable operation of a high intensity discharge...
Self-learning lighting system
A system (120) and/or corresponding method introduces a minor change to a given set of parameters (110) that affect an ambiance (130) associated with an...
Single driver for multiple light emitting diodes
A LED driver circuit (70, 80) employs a power source (IS, VS) for providing power at a power conversion frequency to a switching LED cell (30-32, 40-42). The...
Metal halide lamp and vehicle headlamp
The invention relates to a metal halide lamp for a vehicle headlamp comprising a cylindrically-shaped discharge vessel (23) having a ceramic wall which encloses...
Selection of tonal components in an audio spectrum for harmonic and key
An audio signal is processed to extract key information by selecting (102) tonal components from the audio signal. A mask is then applied (104) to the selected...
Lighting system for creating an illuminated surface
The present invention combines point light sources in combination with a light guide element and light redirecting elements into a system which can emit light...
The present invention relates to a lighting system comprising a base part (12) with at least one primary coil (18), and at least one light module (13, 14) with a...
Method for operating a high-intensity discharge lamp, lamp driver and
There is described a method for operating a high-intensity discharge lamp (2), in which the high-intensity discharge lamp (2) is acted upon by an AC current (I)...
Apparatus and method for cleaning an electric hair-cutting device, and kit
including such an apparatus
A cleaning apparatus (4) for cleaning a hair-cutting portion (2) of an electric hair-cutting device (1) includes a cleaning-liquid basin (5) for receiving the...
Garment care system
A garment care system includes a steam generator having a steam outlet, and a handset having a steam inlet arranged for coupling to the steam outlet, an opening...
Serving tray with LED light
Imaging system for interventional radiology
The invention relates to a system and an imaging method for visualizing areas (2) in a moving environment within the body of a patient (1), wherein the position...
Method and system for maintaining consistent anatomic views in displayed
The present invention relates to an ultrasound diagnostic imaging system and method, wherein volumentric data in respect of an anatomical region of interest is...
Gated CT with irregular sampling for slow CT acquisition
A physiological parameter monitor (44) monitors a cyclic physiological parameter and generates a cyclic parameter phase indicative signal. A radiation system (8)...
Method of enhancing a program stream
A content comprises contiguous blocks containing a program stream and interleaved blocks containing interleaved program streams, wherein the program streams are...
Method and system for correction of errors
A method and system for removing periodic disturbances pertaining to turntable and spindle motor errors during recording of a blank optical information carrier....
Collimating module and device for zero overfill illumination applications
with beam width control
A collimating module is presented. The collimating module comprises a rounded light entry side and a rectangular light exit side. A collimating device is also...
Adaptive drive for dielectric barrier discharge (DBD) lamp
The present invention relates to an adaptive driver for driving a gas discharge lamp and a method for operating a gas discharge lamp driven by an adaptive...
Startup flicker suppression in a dimmable LED power supply
A method and system of flicker suppression for an LED 26. The method includes providing a power supply 10 for supplying current to the LED 26. The power supply...
Light emitting device package with frame and optically transmissive
The present invention provides a lighting device package with one or more light-emitting elements operatively coupled to a substrate and a frame disposed at...
P-type layer for a III-nitride light emitting device
A semiconductor structure includes a light emitting region, a p-type region disposed on a first side of the light emitting region, and an n-type region disposed...
Luminaire and lamellae louver
The luminaire and the lamellae louver (20) have lamellae (10) which enclose an acute angle .delta. with a main plane S. The lamellae (10) may have a kink (13) in...
Multi-primary LED projection system
A multi-primary light emitting diode system includes the use of a polarization based dichroic element to combine light from different color channels. At least...
Docking station for light or electronic device
Electronic parallel processing circuit for performing jump instructions
The electronic circuit contains a plurality of processing elements (10), which are supplied with instructions under control of a common program flow, typically...
Wearable wireless device for monitoring, analyzing and communicating
A wearable compact, lightweight, noninvasive, wearable "unified" device or system (10), that does not compromise a user's motion and flexibility, detects,...
Automatic determination of parameters of an imaging geometry
The apparatus comprises an input for receiving a suitable source image data of an object. The core of the apparatus is formed by a control unit 4 arranged to...
System and method for specifying measurement request start time
The present invention relates to specification of the start time for taking measurements in wireless local area networks (WLAN), in which the start time of...
Multi-speed recording for multi-layer disc
The present invention relates to a recording apparatus, record carrier and method of recording data on at least two layers of a recording medium by using a...
Mirror with built-in display
A mirror device which can be simultaneously used for display purposes, based on e.g. an LCD display with a polarizing mirror placed in front of it. The...
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...
System and method for positioning a product using a laser interferometer
A system for positioning a product, comprising a chuck for supporting the product, an intermediate stage supporting said chuck, and a stationary base supporting...
Electromagnetic tracking method and apparatus for compensation of metal
artifacts using modular arrays of...
An electromagnetic tracking method includes generating an electromagnetic field (14) in a region of interest (16). The electromagnetic field is subject to...
Color control by alteration of wavelength converting element
A light emitting device is produced by depositing a layer of wavelength converting material over the light emitting device, testing the device to determine the...
Multi-grain luminescent ceramics for light emitting devices
A ceramic body is disposed in a path of light emitted by a light source. The light source may include a semiconductor structure comprising a light emitting...
Tunable white point light source using a wavelength converting element
A uniform high brightness light source is provided using a plurality of light emitting diode (LED) chips with slightly different pump wavelengths with a...
Window assembly for irradiating infrared light
A window assembly (100,110,120,130) for irradiating infrared light (L) comprises a light guide (5) for infrared light (L), which is formed by a gap between a...
System for detecting motion of a body
The invention relates to a system (1) for detecting motion of a body (2) comprising a first elongated grating strip (4) coupled to said body and a separate and...
Illumination system comprising a green-emitting ceramic luminescence
An Illumination system comprising a radiation source and a monolithic ceramic luminescence converter comprising at least one phosphor capable of absorbing a part...