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US-7,925,055 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...
US-7,925,029 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...
US-7,924,972 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...
US-7,924,968 Imaging system for imaging a region of interest from energy-dependent projection data
The invention relates to an imaging system for imaging a region of interest from energy-dependent projection data, wherein the imaging system comprises a...
US-7,924,351 Autostereoscopic display
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...
US-7,924,279 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...
US-7,924,207 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...
US-7,924,150 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...
US-7,924,140 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,...
US-7,924,011 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...
US-7,923,995 Sensor coil array for magnetic inductance tomography with reduced mutual coil coupling
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...
US-7,921,850 Systems and methods for moving and/or restraining tissue in the upper respiratory system
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...
US-7,921,693 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...
US-D636,105 Luminaire
US-D635,959 Headphone
US-7,921,007 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...
US-7,920,931 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...
US-7,920,778 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...
US-7,920,672 X-ray detector gain calibration depending on the fraction of scattered radiation
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...
US-7,920,249 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),...
US-7,918,702 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...
US-7,918,232 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...
US-D635,528 LED module
US-D635,384 Stand for total body shaver
US-7,917,921 Control of an interactive application
A method for controlling an interactive application comprises receiving a data stream comprising an interactive application and monitoring the data stream to...
US-7,917,728 Integrated circuit and method for transaction retraction
An integrated circuit having a plurality of processing modules (I, T) is provided. At least one first processing module (I) issues at least one transaction...
US-7,917,557 Method and devices for creating a second playlist based on a first playlist
A playback system and method allows for dynamic remapping of location identifiers in a playlist. An original playlist is created based on select content material...
US-7,917,188 Method for using CEST contrast agents in MRI
A method for mapping a physico-chemical parameter using a chemical exchange saturation transfer contrast agent in Magnetic Resonance Imaging is used with agents...
US-7,916,873 Stereo compatible multi-channel audio coding
A parametric representation of a multi-channel audio signal having parameters suited to be used together with a monophonic downmix signal to calculate a...
US-7,916,617 Recognizable patterns in adjacent tracks of ROM record carriers for simultaneous scanning for copy protection
In order to distinguish a duplicated record carrier from an original record carrier, a pattern is included in a ROM type record carrier. The pattern is oriented...
US-7,916,418 Apparatus and method for controlling the rotation velocity of an optical disc
Method and apparatus for controlling the rotation velocity of an optical disc in a wide range of velocities, including low velocities. In a first range of...
US-7,916,296 Method and apparatus for adjusting a color point of a light source
Meeting a target color point using more than 3 primary light sources is achieved by calculating permutations of light sources, calculating for each of the...
US-7,916,282 Surface detection system for use with a droplet spray oral cleaning device
The surface detection system includes a source of an optical interrogating signal (44) which accompanies a droplet spray in an oral cleaning device directed to...
US-7,916,168 Display of an arrangement of a panoramic video by applying navigation commands to said panoramic video
An arrangement of a panoramic video is obtained by applying navigation commands to said panoramic video. In accordance with the invention, the navigation...
US-7,916,099 Electroluminescent display device with scrolling addressing
An active matrix electroluminescent display has means for interrupting the drive of current through the display element. Row driver circuitry for the display has...
US-7,915,991 Fractional turns transformers with ferrite polymer core
Conventional transformers with fractional turns have pre-manufactured cores usually with a complicated structure. According to the present invention, a method is...
US-7,915,707 Deformable integrated circuit device
An integrated-circuit device includes a rigid substrate island having a main substrate surface with a circuit region circuit elements and at least one fold...
US-7,915,511 Method and electronic device for aligning a song with its lyrics
A method of aligning a song with lyrics of the song which comprises the steps of aligning each lyrics fragment of a group of similar lyrics fragments (C) in the...
US-7,914,622 Smoking article having flavorant materials retained in hollow heat conductive tubes
A smoking article includes a cylinder of smoking material having at least one hollow tube having a heat conductive wall within the cylinder of smoking material...
US-7,914,173 Lamp assembly
The invention relates to a lamp assembly for illuminating a surface comprising a cavity (5) having a substantially diffuse reflective surface (6), said cavity...
US-7,914,171 Air-handling luminaire
An air-handling luminaire comprises a recessed troffer housing having a first pair of opposed walls and a second pair of opposed walls, the housing having a...
US-7,913,916 Smartcard and a method of operating a smartcard
A smartcard (200) comprises a processor (202), a read and/or write device interface (213) designed for a communication between the processor (202) and a read...
US-7,913,433 Measures for keeping a degree of contamination of a steam generator including its contents below a...
A steam ironing device includes a steam iron, a steam generator for generating steam and supplying steam to the steam iron, and a supply device for supplying...
US-7,912,708 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...
US-7,912,262 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...
US-7,912,260 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...
US-7,912,182 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,...
US-7,912,181 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...
US-7,911,464 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...
US-7,911,170 Sensorless measurement of the rotation frequency of a rotor of an asynchronous machine
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),...
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