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Digital capacitive membrane transducer
A capacitive membrane is used as a digital sensor. Membranes act as binary devices, such as being in a collapsed or non-collapsed state. By providing drum heads...
Riser bus bar positioning block
A positioning block and method for spacing riser bus bars includes an insulating material body forming recesses along a longitudinal axis of the block, each...
System and method for lightweight polygonal topology representation
A system, method, and computer program for storing a polygonal topology, comprising representing a primitive with a plurality of vertices, internal half-edges...
Method and arrangement for registering and evaluating energy consumption
Registering energy consumption in part of a building, an item of state information of at least one energy load being acquired, the state information being...
Solenoidal superconducting magnet structure
A method of manufacturing a solenoidal magnet structure, includes the step of providing a collapsible accurate mold in which to wind the coils winding wire into...
Magnetic resonance system having a superconducting whole-body receiving
A data acquisition unit of a magnetic resonance system has an examination region therein, relative to which an examination subject is conveyed by a patient bed....
Temperature-controlled magnetic resonance imaging method and apparatus
A method for improving the imaging quality of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) equipment and MRI equipment, include obtaining a corresponding relationship...
Detection and delimitation of maximum stator currents
A device for driving a magnetic levitation train has at least one controllable power supply unit that feeds at least one multi-phase power supply line, and a...
Cold gas spraying method
In a cold gas spraying method, a gas jet (15) into which particles (19) are introduced is generated with the aid of a cold gas spray gun (20). The kinetic...
Power clamping for water boxes
A water box for use in cooling a hot rolled product in a rolling mill comprises a plurality of nozzles arranged sequentially along a first axis. The nozzles are...
Retainer, lay-in lug assembly nut plate retainer
The present invention relates generally to a lay-in lug nut plate retainer. More particularly, the invention encompasses a nut plate retainer for a lay-in lug...
Module of a nacelle of a wind turbine, nacelle of a wind turbine, wind
turbine and method for the assembly of a...
The invention concerns a module of a nacelle of a wind turbine, which is separately designed, manageable and comprise a housing part. The module is connectable...
A shoulder joint is provided. The shoulder joint includes a main support; a fold-out arm including an upper arm and a lower arm, the upper arm operable to pivot...
Rod mixer comprising a plate support
A rod mixer comprising a motor which is used to drive a processing worktool, and which is in contact with an electric circuit board which comprises at least one...
Method and device for sorting objects
An apparatus and a method for sorting objects. The apparatus has an input conveyor, an output conveyor, two loading devices, two unloading devices and a drive....
Washing drum for a laundry treating machine
The invention relates to washing drum shell formed by a final sheet metal strip which is coiled in the form of a cylinder and whose ends are welded to one...
Method for the graphic planning of the control of a technical installation
with integrated planning of...
The inventive method interacts with a project planning window, which has a working area at least with one window for a project planning level for displaying and...
System and method for medical predictive models using likelihood gamble
A method for predicting survival rates of medical patients includes providing a set D of survival data for a plurality of medical patients, providing a...
Online fault detection and avoidance framework for distributed factory
An on-line fault detection and avoidance method is provided for industrial control systems that include multiple interacting process controllers. The method...
System for delivery and receipt of dispatches especially useful for
A last mile delivery system (LAMIS system) for delivery of parcels to recipients includes Automatic Delivery Machines (ADMs) that are located in public places....
Patient-specific coronary territory mapping
A system and method for patient-specific coronary territory mapping are provided, the system including an adapter unit for receiving three-dimensional ("3D")...
System for combining output signals of two base stations
A transmitter unit which is disposed between the first base station and the antenna arrangement contains a device for aggregate signal forming, a D/A converter...
Interactive image segmentation on directed graphs
Methods for segmentation of an object from a background in an image are disclosed. Segmentation is achieved by an adapted Random Walker segmentation method...
Medical diagnostic ultrasound gray scale mapping for dynamic range on a
Gray scale information is mapped to a display with increased dynamic range. Rather than mapping ultrasound data to equal color components, the mapping is...
System and method for detecting an object in a high dimensional space
A system and method for detecting an object in a high dimensional image space is disclosed. A three dimensional image of an object is received. A first...
Method and system for automatic quantification of aortic valve function
from 4D computed tomography data using...
A method and system for modeling the aortic valve in 4D image data, such as 4D CT and echocardiography, is disclosed. An initial estimate of a physiological...
Microphone calibration with an RGSC beamformer
It is intended to improve and automate the calculation of calibration filters connected downstream from the microphones of an RGSC beamformer. To this end it is...
Telephone user interface programmable shortcut
A method for providing a telephone user interface programmable shortcut for a telephone-accessed system includes steps as follows. The telephone user interface...
Radiation screen for an x-ray device
The invention relates to a radiation screen for an X-ray device, comprising at least one radiation limiting means which is displaceably mounted and is embodied...
X-ray imaging system
In a method and an apparatus for medical imaging, the radiation source is aligned relative to a detector plate, and the alignment is controlled so that the...
X-ray CT system to generate tomographic phase contrast or dark field
An x-ray CT system that generates tomographic phase contrast or dark field exposures, has at least one grating interferometer with three grating structures...
Downscaling system bandwidth
A larger second bandwidth is fitted to a first transmission bandwidth by blanking PRBs at one or both edges of the larger second bandwidth. A first set of...
Variable header types for persistent resource allocation in a wireless
Various example embodiments are disclosed herein. According to an example embodiment, an apparatus may include a wireless receiver configured to receive a...
Telecommunications system, method of managing a telecommunications system
for optimized bandwidth usage during...
A telecommunications system, method of managing a telecommunications system and program product therefore. Telecommunications system branches are linked to a...
Method and communications device for adapting the data transfer rate in a
A method is provided for adapting the data transfer rate of a data flow in a communication device according to which: the data flow can be subdivided into at...
Method and transit time tester for monitoring the transit time of
small-sized goods to be conveyed,...
Disclosed is a method and a transit time tester for monitoring the transit time of an item to be conveyed, particularly a mail consignment, wherein the...
Method and system for monitoring the power state of an X-ray emitter
and/or an X-ray detector
In a method and system for monitoring the power state of an x-ray emitter and/or an x-ray detector, the x-ray emitter is operated according to a set of test...
Component with a detection structure for mechanical damage
A component made of electrically insulating material with a detection structure for mechanical damage such as cracks is disclosed. The detection structure is a...
Electrical partial discharge pulse marker discrimination
A marker pulse discriminator monitor that enables filtering of partial discharge pulses for monitoring the condition of a generator in a power plant system. The...
Method for bypassing a power cell of a power supply
A method. The method includes determining that a failure has occurred in a power cell of a multi-cell power supply. The method also includes moving a part of a...
Magnetic resonance apparatus having an asymmetrical cylindrical gradient
coil and at least one asymmetrical...
A magnetic resonance apparatus has a cylindrical gradient coil with an x-gradient coil and a y-gradient coil that are asymmetrical relative to the z-direction...
Method of manufacturing wind turbine blades comprising composite materials
Method of manufacturing wind turbine blades having composite materials is provided that includes selecting an outer mould part, selecting an inner mould part,...
Method and apparatus for interactive 4-dimensional (4D) virtual endoscopy
A method of performing 4-dimensional virtual endoscopy includes acquiring a sequence of cardiac images of a patient's heart from an imaging device; acquiring an...
Calibration of imaging geometry parameters
Some embodiments include determination of a first projection image of a phantom based on first imaging geometry parameters associated with a first...
Air flow measurement
An arrangement for measuring air flow includes a source of measurement values and a processing unit. The source of measurement values is operable to generate...
Real-time audience monitoring, content rating, and content enhancing
A method, system, and computer-readable medium for collecting usage information in real-time for a computing device receiving digital content for presentation,...
Method and system for optimizing reuse of artifacts based on assessment
The present invention refers to a method and system for automatizing optimization of reuse of artifacts in industrial engineering, wherein the reuse of...
Segment-based change detection method in multivariate data stream
A method and framework are described for detecting changes in a multivariate data stream. A training set is formed by sampling time windows in a data stream...
Method and apparatus for surface partitioning using geodesic distance
An improved method of designing hearing aid molds is disclosed whereby regions of an ear impression model are identified as a function of a geodesic distance...
Installation for sorting mailings according to sorting directions
Disclosed is an installation for sorting incoming mailings which are assigned to a first plurality of first preselected directions or a second plurality of...