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System and method for providing depth of interaction detection using
positron emission tomography
A system and method is provided for determining depth of interaction (DOI) information. The system and method includes a detector configured to generate DOI...
Current mode design for multiplexing positioning data of detector blocks
Disclosed herein too is an apparatus for measuring radiation, comprising an array of photodetectors for receiving the radiation; for each photodetector of the...
Controlling a magnetic resonance system
A method for controlling a magnetic resonance system is provided. The magnetic resonance system includes a plurality of radio-frequency transmit channels via...
Magnetic resonance coil with overlapping coil elements
A magnetic resonance coil for transmitting and/or receiving magnetic resonance signals is provided. The magnetic resonance coil includes at least two...
Radio frequency coil device and magnetic resonance imaging system
An RF coil device and an MRI system are provided. The RF coil device includes m coil elements, where m is an integer greater than 1. The RF coil device also...
Use of the occupancy rate of areas or buildings to simulate the flow of
Method and apparatus are described for calculating a route for at least one object inside a predefined area or building. A suitable sensor system is used to...
Situ blade mounted tip gap measurement for turbines
Turbine blade tip clearance is measured in a fully assembled turbine casing by mounting a contact or non-contact displacement probe on a turbine blade that...
Gas turbine engine combustor top hat cover attachment system with lugged
interlocking backing plate
Combustor top hat covers are attached to midframe combustor portals with a lugged backing plate that interlocks with mating recesses formed in the corresponding...
Multi-stage integrally geared compressor
A multi-stage integrally geared compressor includes a first process stage, a second process stage and a gearbox for coupling the two process stages to each...
Method and system for improving wind farm power production efficiency
A method and system for improving power production efficiency on a wind farm having of a plurality of spatially distributed wind turbines is provided. The...
Industrial gas turbine exhaust system with area ruled exhaust path
An integrated single-piece exhaust system (SPEX) with modular construction that facilitates design changes for enhanced aerodynamics, structural integrity or...
Standardized gas turbine inspection port system
A standardized inspection port system with common inspection port bodies and port plugs are incorporated in plural inspection locations within a gas turbine...
Method and apparatus for turbine engine thru bolt stud and nut retention
Broken remnants of turbine engine rotor thru-bolt/nut interfaces are enveloped in a housing that is coupled to the rotor, so that the remnant does not migrate...
Method for removing and/or installing a turbine bearing and a device for
carrying out the method
A method and a device are provided for removing a turbine bearing or a bearing segment of a preferably stationary turbo engine, having a housing that may...
Synthesis of acridinium compounds by N-alkylation of acridans
A method is provided for N-alkylation of acridine compounds by reduction of acridines to corresponding acridans to improve the reactivity of the acridine...
Rotary anode and method for producing a base body for a rotary anode
A rotary anode for an X-ray tube includes a ceramic base body that carries a focal path for emitting X-rays during electron irradiation. The ceramic base body...
Linear random access queue
Methods and systems for managing queues of sample carriers in a bidirectional track allow queues to behave as linear FIFO queues while providing random access...
Irradiation planning for particle therapy
A method for producing an irradiation plan for a target volume includes preparing a modulation curve that characterizes modulation of particle numbers at target...
Method and apparatus for reducing motion induced blur in medical images
using time gate processing
A first gate data representing a first plurality of time gates for a first medical imaging modality (e.g., PET or CT) is provided. The first plurality of time...
Method and system for diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity
disorder from magnetic resonance images
A method and system for automated diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) from magnetic resonance images is disclosed. Anatomical features...
An instrument system is provided. The instrument system has an endoscopic instrument with a work head that is mounted on one end of a flexible support arm and...
Flat panel display device
Mapping system with mobile communication terminals for measuring
Environmental sound is captured and mapped. Application of a large number of mobile communication terminals embodied as a data supplier leads to extensive,...
Intermediate network in a ring topology, and method for setting up a
network connection between two network domains
An intermediate network in a ring topology includes a first marginal node and a second marginal node in a first network domain. The first and second marginal...
Method for operating a drive control device, facility with means for
executing the method and drive control...
A drive controller and a method for operating a drive controller having a converter with a DC link circuit, includes measuring during operation phase currents...
HF generator with improved solid-state switch connections
An HF generator has first and second solid-state switches. Each of the solid-state switches has first and second output connectors and is designed to switch a...
Rotor with permanent excitation including permanent magnets and
soft-magnetic flux conducting elements...
A rotor includes a shaft, a plurality of permanent magnets arranged around the shaft in a circumferential direction for permanent excitation and attached to the...
Black start of wind turbine devices
A wind turbine device having in one embodiment a diesel generator to initialize a black start in case of a blackout of an electricity network is disclosed. For...
Switching device for controlling energy supply of a downstream electric
A switching device includes an energy store and a measuring device connected to a control apparatus. The energy store is connected in series between the supply...
Power station arrangement with high-temperature storage unit
A power station arrangement is provided having an energy generation unit for generating useful thermal energy on the basis of physical and/or chemical...
A subsea fuse for use in a high-pressure environment is provided. The subsea fuse includes a fuse element, a first lid and a second lid, and electrical...
Thermal trip device having a current redirecting linking element,
switching device, thermal magnetic circuit...
A thermal trip device, of a thermal magnet circuit breaker is disclosed for protecting an electrical circuit from damage by overload, a switching device and a...
Reconstruction of aneurysm wall motion
A framework for image-based reconstruction is provided herein. In accordance with one aspect, the framework receives three-dimensional projection image data of...
Data driven reduction of multi-scale models
A method of computing physiological measurements resulting from a multi-scale physiological system using a data-driven model includes generating a database of...
Method for identifying a patient for later access to an electronic patient
record for the patient using a...
A method for identifying a patient for later access to an electronic patient record for the patient using a communication device belonging to an inquiring...
Method and device for analyzing an execution of a predetermined program
flow on a physical computer system
The functionality of simulated, virtual hardware units is varied during the execution of a program flow on the virtual hardware units, for example via an...
Method and apparatus for compensating for scattering of emission gamma
photons for PET imaging
A process for operating a PET scanner includes acquiring, at a plurality of detector blocks of the PET scanner, emission data of gamma photons of a first energy...
Method and apparatus for processing magnetic resonance image data
In a method, a computer-readable storage medium and a magnetic resonance apparatus for processing image data of the magnetic resonance apparatus, a...
Magnetic resonance imaging method
In a magnetic resonance imaging method and apparatus, navigation data are collected in a navigation acquisition timeslot of a scanning sequence. A determination...
Method and magnetic resonance system to generate raw data sets in a double
echo acquisition sequence
In a method, a magnetic resonance apparatus and non-transitory, a computer-readable storage medium, two raw data sets are created using at least one double-echo...
Method and magnetic resonance apparatus to generate raw data sets from
double echo data acquisitions
In a method and magnetic resonance apparatus to create two raw data sets from double echo exposures of an imaging area located in a measurement volume of the...
Retaining ring online inspection apparatus and method
Inspecting a retaining ring of a dynamoelectric machine includes placing an optical device in a stationary component of the dynamoelectric machine and directing...
Heat transfer medium, use thereof, and method for operating a solar
thermal power plant
A heat transfer medium is used in solar thermal power plants. The heat transfer medium can reversibly absorb and release water. The heat transfer medium...
Fossil-fired steam generator
A fossil-fired steam generator for a steam power station includes a number of economizer, evaporator and superheater heating surfaces forming a flow path...
Component of a turbine with leaf seals and method for sealing against
leakage between a vane and a carrier element
A component of a turbine includes a vane, a carrier element and at least four interfaces between the vane and the carrier element. The at least four interfaces...
Steam turbine arrangement of a three casing supercritical steam turbine
A steam turbine arrangement is provided and includes a first steam turbine with a first steam outlet, wherein the first steam turbine exhibiting a first sealing...
Increasing multiplex level by externalization of passive reference in
polymerase chain reactions
Methods for increasing multiplex level by externalization of a passive reference in polymerase chain reactions (PCR) are provided. An exemplary method comprises...
Quenching system for cooling and cleaning dust-conducting crude
Separation of dust in a quenching device arranged downstream of an entrained-flow gasification system is increased by a baffle with a double deflection system...
Method and device for automated detection of the central line of at least
one portion of a tubular tissue structure
A method and a device are disclosed for automated detection of at least one part of the central line of at least one portion of a tubular tissue structure. In...
Method and apparatus for sensitivity calibration
A detector of a gamma camera is configured such that a radioactive point source is positioned within a field of view at a fixed distance from the detector. A...