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Rare-earth oxyorthosilicate scintillator crystals and method of making
rare-earth oxyorthosilicate scintillator...
A method of making LSO scintillators with high light yield and short decay times is disclosed. In one arrangement, the method includes codoping LSO with cerium...
Tool-changing device having a directly driven stroke and pivoting actuator
A tool-changing device includes a tool gripper and a stroke and pivoting actuator for operating the tool gripper. The stroke and pivoting actuator can be driven...
Fastening arrangement of a pipe on a circumferential surface
A fastening arrangement of a pipe is provided. The fastening arrangement is coaxial to a longitudinal axis, on a shaft step, which is rotatably mounted around...
Fluid intake assembly
A fluid intake assembly adapted for use with a turbo-machine is provided. The fluid intake assembly provides an efficient fluid inlet assembly including a...
Ceramic matrix composite attachment apparatus and method
An attachment method and flange for connecting a ceramic matrix composite (CMC) component, such as a gas turbine shroud ring (36, 68), to a metal support...
Hinged packaging container
A packaging container with a base and a cover hinged together is provided. Base and cover are hinged together by first and second cooperating formations formed...
Combustor assembly including one or more resonator assemblies and process
for forming same
A combustor assembly is provided comprising a combustor casing; a liner coupled to the combustor casing; a burner assembly coupled to the combustor casing; and...
Combined cycle power generation
A system (10) and method of modifying a combined cycle power generation system (12, 14, 16, 18). In one embodiment of the invention an existing system includes...
Control panel mounted on a support arm system
Positron emission tomography event stream buffering
PET system including array, data processing, and data acquisition. Data acquisition includes one-to-N channel write striping, N-to-one channel read unstriping,...
Event signaling between peripheral modules and a processing unit
There is described a method, a bus protocol, a peripheral module, a processing unit, a hub and also to a system consisting of said components, for event...
Auto addressing devices on a common power and communication bus structure
and method therefor
A method for auto-addressing a device in communication with a controller is disclosed. The method includes communicating a pulse from a first contact of a...
Method and apparatus for information and document management
A telecommunications system includes a network; one or more user devices operably coupled to the network; one or more servers operably coupled to the network,...
Method for the determination of a rough trajectory to be followed in a
positionally guided manner
According to the invention, an initial trajectory (2) that is to be followed in a positionally guided manner is input into a computer (15), said initial...
System and method for intraoperative guidance of stent placement during
A method for guiding stent deployment during an endovascular procedure includes providing a virtual stent model of a real stent that specifies a length,...
MRI-monitored equipment with built-in MR signal reception coil and signal
In a system having a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) apparatus and MRI-monitored medical equipment, the MRI-monitored medical equipment has an inductive coil...
System and method for performing probabilistic classification and decision
support using multidimensional...
A system and method for providing decision support to a physician during a medical examination is disclosed. Data is received from a sensor representing a...
Registration of computed tomography (CT) and positron emission tomography
(PET) image scans with automatic...
A method for combined computed tomography (CT) imaging and positron emission tomography (PET) imaging uses respiration-gated CT imaging in which the optimal...
Method for determination of location information in a communication system
A method for computer-aided operation of a communication system with a communication network, which has a plurality of network nodes, which are designed to...
Method for localizing mobile terminals
The geographical position, or measured information from which the geographical position may be deduced, of a mobile terminal is determined via requests to the...
Method and apparatus for fast automatic centerline extraction for virtual
A method for automatic centerline extraction for a virtual endoscopy image of an organ having a boundary surface includes centering on selected points of an...
Method for producing a three-dimensional image dataset of a target volume
The invention relates to a method for producing a three-dimensional image dataset of a target volume by using an examination facility having at least two image...
Hearing device system with binaural data logging and corresponding method
The data of a hearing device system with two hearing devices are to be available in a more comfortable manner. To this end, provision is made for each of the...
Scattered radiation collimator, radiation detector and radiation detection
A scattered radiation collimator is disclosed for radiological radiation. In at least one embodiment, the scattered radiation collimator includes a multiplicity...
Method and apparatus to detect random access channel preamble
A method (and operation of a computer program and an apparatus) includes receiving a signal over a wireless channel; correlating the received signal with a...
Intrinsically safe circuit for driving a solenoid valve at low power
A system and method for providing an intrinsically safe (IS) circuit for driving a solenoid valve at a low power is disclosed. A voltage source generates a...
A patch antenna has a primary radiator, a dual microstrip feed line configured to utilize corner-feeding to enable substantially diagonal radiating modes, and...
Apparatus for magnetic bearing of rotor shaft with radial guidance and
Radial, soft magnetic rotor disk elements which engage in each other and soft magnetic stator disk elements form a magnetic bearing device. The elements are...
Linear drive with a reduced axial force component, as well as a linear
compressor and refrigerator
A linear drive including a stator and a rotor configured for linear reciprocal movement along an axis, with the stator having a magnetic-field guide core having...
Limiting viewing angles in nuclear imaging
Methods of nuclear imaging can include, in a pre-scan, detecting radiation emitted from a patient in a first plurality of viewing angles including at least a...
Method for improving clinical data quality in positron emission tomography
A method for improving clinical data quality in Positron Emission Tomography (PET). The method provides for the processing of PET data to accurately and...
Determining a multimodal pixon map for tomographic-image reconstruction
A computer-implemented method includes causing a computer system to execute instructions for providing a first data set and a second data set, each derived from...
Auxiliary contact block for expanding a switching device
An auxiliary contact block is disclosed for expanding a switching device and to a switching device having at least one auxiliary contact block. A compact...
Multilayered ceramic matrix composite structure having increased
A multilayer ceramic matrix composite structure is disclosed. The ceramic matrix composite structure may include a three-dimensional weave fabric forming a core...
Deactivation of linking moieties in antibody-enzyme conjugates
In some embodiments, the present invention pertains to a method for conjugating a first compound to a second compound wherein the conjugation involves an...
Layer system comprising two pyrochlore phases
Heat-insulating layer systems have to be provided with along service life of the heat-insulating layer in addition to having good heat-insulating properties....
Membrane post treatment
The invention relates to polymeric ultrafiltration or microfiltration membranes of, for instance, Halar, PVDF or PP, incorporating PVME or vinyl methyl ether...
Stay-tight mechanism for coaxial gradient coil terminals
A stay-tight mechanism for a plug to be fixed with a union nut to a socket is provided. The mechanism has a first securing part having a flat engagement contour...
Method and control unit for operating a linear compressor
A control unit for a linear compressor comprises a current sensor for detecting the current consumption of the linear compressor, a deflection sensor for...
Method for fixing the drum of a washing machine and fitting for the same
A drum is fixed to a mounting star, on which a shaft for drive of the drum is fixed. The fixing is achieved by means of arrangement of several openings in the...
Auxiliary cooling device
An auxiliary cooling device is used in another main cooling device, such as a refrigerator. The auxiliary cooling device includes a thermoelectric element, such...
Tumble dryer with a lint filter
A tumble dryer is provided having a heat exchanger through which a process-air stream flows in a first direction and a first duct which is arranged in fluid...
System for transportation of blades on railcars
A fixation system for fixing wind turbine elements of a wind turbine to a vehicle is provided. The fixation system includes a first fixation device for fixing a...
Moving bed biofilm reactor media
Dishwasher with display
Dynamic tuning of a software rejuvenation method using a customer
affecting performance metric
A computer-implemented method for triggering a software rejuvenation system and/or method includes receiving a request for resources, determining an estimated...
Apparatus, system, and method for designating a buffer status reporting
format based on detected pre-selected...
An apparatus, system and method for increasing buffer status reporting efficiency and adapting buffer status reporting according to uplink capacity. User...
SIP user agent with simultaneous multiple registrations
A method, device, and computer program product for Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) communications is disclosed. The method, device, and computer program...
Verification of the availability of a server
According to the invention, an availability request is transmitted by a client to a server in order to verify whether a server is available. A response to said...