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Robust classification of fat and water images from 1-point-Dixon
Dixon methods in magnetic resonance imaging generate MRI images that may contain at least two tissue components such as fat and water. Dixon methods generate...
Combined segmentation and registration framework for parametric shapes
Progress monitoring of lesions is done automatically by segmentation and registration of lesions in multi-phase medical images. A parametric level-set framework...
An imaging apparatus is disclosed that displays an image acquired from an examination object. The apparatus includes an acquisition unit that determines image...
Sparse collaborative computer aided diagnosis
A method for modeling an image for multiple tasks includes providing an image with n image features, providing an indicator matrix which has m non-zero...
Method and device to generate projections of the inside of an examination
In a radioscopic method and device to generate projections of the inside of an examination subject that is located in an examination space of a data acquisition...
Method and apparatus for transmitting data frames, and a method and
apparatus for data rate matching
A method and apparatus for transmitting data frames, and a method and apparatus for data rate matching wherein, via an interleaver, elements to be transmitted...
System and method for transmitting real-time-critical and
non-real-time-critical data in a distributed,...
A system and a method provides both for a real-time-critical communication and a non-real-time-critical communication in a switched data network consisting of...
Method and apparatus for efficient client-server visualization of
In response to a request from a client, a server for volume rendering loads a volume dataset from a storage archive, creates a low resolution sub-sampled copy...
Switching unit for generating an output voltage as a function of a digital
data value and method for...
With analog output stages of digital systems, the relationship between a digital data value, which is assigned to an analog output stage and to an actually...
Device for communicating with a system
A device for communicating with a system, especially for operating and monitoring an automated industrial manufacturing system is described. The device contains...
Sensor device for an electric machine
The aim of the invention is to create an inexpensive sensor system for a movable electric machine in order to determine positions, the sensor signal featuring...
Diesel-electric drive system
A diesel-electric drive system having a generator mechanically connected to a diesel motor on the rotor side and linked to a voltage source (intermediate)...
Synchronous motor, encoderless motor system and a method for operating an
encoderless motor system with a...
The invention relates to a synchronous motor (12) with a number of stator coils (15), with a rotor (16) with at least one permanent magnet (17), which induces a...
Retainer bearing for an electric machine, and electric machine comprising
at least one such retainer bearing
Disclosed is a retainer bearing (1) for retaining a rotor shaft of an electric machine. Said retainer bearing (1) comprises an outer bearing ring (2) and an...
Electrical machine having cooling system for a superconducting rotor
The invention relates to an electric machine (2) comprising a rotor (6) that contains a shaft (18, 22) that is located, when in operation, in the ambient...
Combination drive with a hybrid reluctance motor
The aim of the invention is to create a combined linear-rotary drive that has a compact, simple, and inexpensive design. Said aim is achieved by a combined...
Apparatus and method for temperature mapping a rotating turbine component
in a high temperature combustion...
Apparatus and method for temperature mapping a rotating component (12) in a high temperature combustion environment. The apparatus includes a thermal imager...
Switching device, in particular power switching device
The switching device of at least one embodiment includes at least two switching contacts for interruption of a current path, with the switching contacts being...
Highly orthogonal universal sequences for use in nucleic acid assays
The invention provides a set of highly orthogonal six-code universal sequences for use in bDNA singleplex and multiplex nucleic acid hybridization assays. The...
Solid oxide fuel cell generator with mid-stack fuel feed
A fuel cell generator including a housing defining a plurality of chambers including a generator chamber having first and second generator sections. A plurality...
Heat-conducting thermoplastic compounds and uses thereof
The invention relates to flexible compounds that are made of a thermoplastic elastomer and a filler having increased thermal conductivity, and to flexible...
Storage and supply system for clinical solutions used in an automatic
A fluid handling system adapted to provide storage and supply of a number of liquid solutions to an automatic clinical analyzer having three different...
Arrangement and method for detecting small substance concentrations
In order to avoid problems caused by baseline drift, it is expedient in a method of an embodiment of the present application not to measure a signal rise in a...
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...