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Energy distribution reconstruction in CT
The reconstruction of the energy distribution at a detector with a detector element that consists of many small pixels, which count the number of photons above...
Remote control of an electronic device through downloading of a control
interface of the electronic device in a...
A wireless communication system includes a number of controllable electronic devices and a mobile station for communication with one of the controllable...
Method to achieve fast active scan in 802.11 WLAN
A method for fast active scanning and an Access Point apparatus that reduces the delay in convention active scanning. The method includes the step of giving an...
Method and apparatus for determining intensities and peak wavelengths of
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for determining intensities and peak wavelengths of light. The apparatus comprises one or more pairs of...
Dominant color extraction using perceptual rules to produce ambient light
derived from video content
Extracting and processing video content encoded in a rendered color space to be emulated by an ambient light source, using perceptual rules for intelligent...
Driver circuit arrangement
The invention relates to a driver circuit arrangement (1') for driving a plurality of individually switchable electrical subsystems (A', B', C'), such as...
LED luminaire with optical feedback by image mapping on segmented light
The present invention relates to a luminaire comprising an array of LEDs emitting light of at least one color, and a control system for controlling the light...
White light luminaire with adjustable correlated colour temperature
The present invention provides a luminaire system and method for creating white light having a desired color temperature. The system comprises one or more white...
High-intensity discharge lamp
A high-intensity discharge (HID) lamp comprising an inner bulb (1) with a discharge vessel (11) and an outer bulb (2), especially for application in an...
Magnetic rotation to improve signal-over-background in biosensing
A method and a device are provided for distinguishing a specific binding from a less specific binding between at least one magnetic nanoparticle and a surface of...
Fluid sample transport device with reduced dead volume for processing,
controlling and/or detecting a fluid sample
A fluid sample transport device with reduced dead volume for processing, controlling and/or detecting a fluid sample, includes a substrate having an upper...
Illumination system using phosphor remote from light source
The invention provides an illumination system and a method for illumination. The illumination system includes one or more light sources that produce a primary...
High performance LED lamp system
An LED lamp system with a plurality of LED elements is described. The system comprises a chamber (1) with a plurality of inner side wall faces and a radiation...
Semiconductor light-emitting device with improved heatsinking
The present invention relates to a light-emitting device comprising a substrate, a circuitry, a LED in electrical connection with said circuitry, and a heat sink...
Handheld projection device
The invention relates to a handheld projection system (10) comprising a projection device (14, 18, 20) for projecting an image onto a projection surface (24)....
Slide and shell container
A slide and shell container, which finds particular application as a pack for smoking articles such as cigarettes. The container includes an outer shell having...
Milk frothing machine
User interface for a medical informatics system that incorporates an
A user interface for a medical informatics system displays medical information including information regarding medical examinations. A patient history timeline...
System and method for generating audio-visual summaries for audio-visual
The invention describes a system (1) for generating audio-visual summaries for audio-visual program content (3). The system comprises a search unit (4) for...
Method of spatial and SNR picture compression
The versatile method of spatial and SNR scalable picture compression comprises: high resolution encoding (202a) an input picture (vi) yielding high resolution...
Computed tomography method with helical relative movement and conical beam
The invention relates to a computed tomography method in which a periodically moving object is irradiated by a conical beam bundle. An nPi-relative movement is...
Medical image viewing protocols
A method, computer program and device for creating a viewing protocol for medical images is described. At least a first site of interest is identified in a...
The invention relates to a record carrier (1) comprising an area for storing data, the record carrier adhering to a pre-defined, standardized condition with...
Information carrier comprising access information and dummy information
An information carrier for holding user information includes access information for accessing the user information, the access information being stored in a...
Method of measuring relative movement of an object and an optical input
device over a range of speeds
A method and optical module for measuring relative movement of an input device and object (15) along at least one measuring axis. A laser device (3) having a...
Universal line voltage dimming method and system
A universal line voltage dimming method and system, with a control circuit for an electronic ballast including an on-time converter (50) generating an on-time...
An electric lamp includes a quartz-glass envelope having at least one sealed end, a thin foil including molybdenum at least partly embedded within said sealed...
Light source including a wavelength-converted semiconductor light emitting
device and a filter
A semiconductor light emitting device comprises a light emitting layer disposed between an n-type region and a p-type region. The light emitting layer is adapted...
Automotive lamp provided with a bulb locked to the cap of the lamp
An automotive lamp includes a translucent bulb containing a light source and a cap that surrounds a portion of the bulb such that it engages the bulb by a click...
Lamp-ballast-system with integrated cooling circuit
The subject of the present invention is a lamp-ballast-system (1), especially a dielectric barrier discharge (DBD-) lamp-ballast-system for generating and/or...
Projection system and method for operating a projection system to
compensate for overshoot sequence
A method for operating a projection system (1) is described, wherein a brightness level (B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6) in an image (IM) is represented by the total...
Tiered hinge-lid pack of smoking articles
A hinge-lid pack of smoking articles such as cigarettes comprises: a box portion; a lid portion hinged to the box portion; and at least two longitudinally offset...
Housing for OLED reading lamp
System and method for generating automatic user interface for arbitrarily
complex or large databases
A software system automatically and dynamically generates a fully functional user interface (UI) based upon, and connected directly to, an underlying data model...
Controlling an apparatus based on speech
An apparatus with a speech control unit includes a microphone array having multiple microphones for receiving respective audio signals, and a beam forming module...
Seamless reproduction from a signal recorded on a first and a second layer
of a record carrier
The invention relates to an apparatus for reproducing a digital information signal which is recorded on a first and a second layer of a record carrier, the...
Method and apparatus for synchronization over 802.3AF
A method and apparatus for synchronizing timing of Access Points (APs) and/or Synchronization Units (SUs) includes (a) arranging a cable having at least four...
Single spot cross-correlation tracking
A tracking error (TE) signal is formed from a single spot on a photodetector 25 to improve the robustness in optical disc applications having a reduced...
Video data signal correction
A method and apparatus for correcting video data signals for addressing an active matrix electroluminescent display device wherein input video signals are...
A gas-discharge lamp (1) is described having an inner envelope (2) comprising a discharge vessel (3) and two tubular sections (6, 7) arranged on the discharge...
Low-pressure gas discharge lamp comprising a UV-B phosphor
A low-pressure gas discharge lamp includes a gas discharge vessel having a gas filling with a discharge-maintaining composition. At least part of a wall of the...
A detection module for detecting electro-magnetic radiation comprises a photosensor, a current integration circuit and an arithmetic unit fits the integration...
Multimedia method and system for interaction between a screen-based host
and various distributed and...
A screen-based host with processing and I/O facilities interacts with distributed items that are arranged for storing and exchanging digital information with the...
Light collimation and mixing of remote light sources
A light-emitting device, comprising at least a first light source (101) and a second light source (102) is provided. The light source further comprises a first...
Fluid ejection device for ink jet heads
A fluid ejection device that can be used for inkjet heads is described. A large actuator with a small stroke in combination with hydraulic pressure transfer by...
Smoking article component transfer device and method
Described herein is a method and apparatus for transferring rods, or tubes, comprising feeding a plurality of rods into a hopper, feeding the rods through a...