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A method of synthesizing a first (L) and a second (R) output signal from an input signal (x). The method comprises: filtering (201) the input signal to generate...
Multi-tube X-ray detection
A computed tomography system (100) includes a first (108.sub.1) and a second source (108.sub.N) disposed at different z-axis locations at about a same angular...
Apparatus and method for determining write strategy parameters for
recording data on an optical record carrier...
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a corresponding method for determining write strategy parameters for recording data on an optical record...
Method and apparatus for position optimization of a field generator
An electro-magnetic tracking system includes a system controller having a sensor interface, a generator, and a positioning and angular orientation ...
Ambient light derived from video content by mapping transformations
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 color information...
A method of mapping a four primary input signal to sets of four sub-pixels of a display device, the method including sub-sampling the input samples of the four...
Winding arrangement for planar transformer and inductor
A winding arrangement for a planar transformer, e.g., for high frequency AC transformation, or for an inductor includes at least two conduction layers. Each...
The invention relates to a transformer (12) with a planar primary winding and a planar secondary winding. In order to support the heat dissipation during...
System, an inductive power device, an energizable load and a method for
enabling a wireless power transfer
The system 1 according to the invention comprises an energizable load 2 and an inductive powering device 9 and a permanent magnet 8 arranged on the conductor 4...
Pixelated detectors with depth of interaction sensitivity
A radiation detector (10, 10') includes scintillator pixels (30) that each have a radiation-receiving end, a light-output end, and reflective sides extending...
A shaving apparatus has at least one cutting unit (3) having an outer shaving surface (7) for contacting the skin, interrupted by hair entry apertures (8), an...
Luminaire for road lighting
A system and method for obtaining information relating to a person, such as contact details, without face-to-face, verbal or other contact. The apparatus uses...
1033Multiplane information storage system and record carrier for use in
such a system
An information storage system is described which comprises a reading device (6) and an optical record carrier (5) having at least two information planes (1, 2,...
Color-sequential display device
A display arrangement comprises a plurality of pixel elements (FLCD) that have controllable light-transfer characteristics. A display driver controls the...
III-nitride light emitting device including porous semiconductor layer
A semiconductor structure comprising a III-nitride light emitting layer disposed between an n-type region and a p-type region is grown over a porous III-nitride...
A disposable assay device that assays one or more samples, and transmits assay data or information to a remote receiving system. The device is provided with one...
Curved 2-D array ultrasound transducer and method for volumetric imaging
An ultrasound imaging system includes an imaging probe having an array of transducer elements that is flat and relatively elongated in the azimuth direction and...
Connector for OLED lamp
End cap for luminaire
Diagnosis apparatus cartridge
Apparatus and method for assisting the navigation of a catheter in a
The invention relates to the assistance of the navigation of a catheter (1) in a vessel (2). A sequence of cross-sectional images of the portion of the vessel...
Optical speckle pattern investigation
A method for investigating and ascertaining pulse or heartbeat includes directing illuminating radiation to illuminate a body part such as a finger. The...
Biometric template similarity based on feature locations
The present invention relates to a method and a system of determining correspondence between location sets. A basic idea of the present invention is to provide...
Personal audio system with earpiece remote controller
In a personal audio system (100), a remote controller (120) has a touch-sensitive area (122) and is worn in or by a human ear. A temporal pattern in the area...
Reconstruction of an image of a moving object from volumetric data
In the CT imaging of non-homogeneously moving objects such as the heart or the coronary vessel tree, there is a problem that different parts of the objects are...
Imaging system for imaging a region of interest from energy-dependent
The invention relates to an imaging system for imaging a region of interest from energy-dependent projection data, wherein the imaging system comprises a...
An autostereoscopic display apparatus comprises a lenticular array (20) mounted to a display panel (10) which is mounted to a backlight unit (12). A lateral...
Protocol-based volume visualization
A system for visualizing a 3D volume, in particular for medical applications, includes an input 1010 for receiving a three-dimensional set of data representing...
Single slope analog-to-digital converter
A single-slope ADC, particularly suitable for use in a massive-parallel ADC architecture in a readout circuit of a CMOS imager. A plurality of ramp signals are...
Safe identification and association of wireless sensors
A wireless sensor network for wirelessly monitoring a medical subject includes a plurality of sensor nodes (22, 24, 26, 122, 124, 126). Each sensor node...
Biometrics-based identification method and apparatus
The invention relates to an identification method carried out as follows. A surface structure and an inner structure of a body member are measured (ST1-ST4,...
Ferromagnetic shield for magnetic resonance imaging
A cryocooler assembly includes a ferromagnetic shield and a moveable rare-earth regenerator for recondensing of a cooling liquid for cooling of a...
Sensor coil array for magnetic inductance tomography with reduced mutual
This invention relates to magnetic inductance tomography, and in particular, to coils of a sensor/driver coil array for use in a magnetic inductance tomography...
Systems and methods for moving and/or restraining tissue in the upper
Systems and methods selectively stabilize tissue in the oral cavity. The systems and methods provide a first material sized and configured to be fitted to less...
Photo-acoustic spectrometer apparatus
A photo acoustic detection cell (6) is located within the optical cavity (3) of a cavity enhanced absorption spectroscopy apparatus (3,4,5). When a sample in...
Scalable audio coding
The invention relates to an audio encoder and decoder and methods for audio encoding and decoding. In a preferred encoder embodiment an audio signal is encoded...
Recording and playback of video clips based on audio selections
Video clips (160) are selected for viewing or recording in a video system (160) based on songs that are selected for play in an audio system (110). A history...
Boiler for use in a steam generating device
A boiler (1) for heating water to steam comprises a boiler housing (10) having a bottom wall (12), a top wall (13) and a circumferential wall (14) extending...
X-ray detector gain calibration depending on the fraction of scattered
It is described a gain calibration for a two-dimensional X-ray detector (315), in which the gain coefficients for scattered radiation (307b) and direct...
Device and method for measuring relative movement
A device for measuring movement of an object (15) and the device relative to each other. The device comprises a laser (3) for generating a measuring beam (13),...
Large area LED array and method for its manufacture
A method for manufacturing a large area LED array, comprising providing two stacks (21) of electrodes (26), each electrode arranged in a meander pattern (4) on...
On line formation of recessed cigarette filter
A process for the on line production of cigarette filters comprises the steps of conveying a continuous thin flexible substrate past a source of smoke altering...
Stand for total body shaver