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Method for generation of SPECT trajectory data from CT data
A method for optimizing the scanning trajectory of a radiation detector device, e.g., a SPECT scanning device, about an object generally includes: obtaining...
Device and method for extracting a smear sample
A device is disclosed for extracting a smear sample. The device includes a cavity, into which a sample carrier carrying a smear sample can be introduced. Liquid...
Sequencing batch reactor with continuous membrane filtration and solids
A method and system of treating wastewater that can provide operating flexibility is disclosed. The system is operated with a sequencing batch reactor, which is...
Apparatus for potting membranes
An apparatus for potting membranes. The apparatus may include a mould for receiving ends of the membranes, means for forming a first layer of a curable resin...
Path coverage criterion in specification-based testing based on an
extended context-free grammar-based test...
A system and method for generating test frames in specification-based testing by using a path-coverage criterion is provided. The method includes receiving a...
Method for utilizing a memory device for a programmable logic controller
Certain exemplary embodiments can provide a method for utilizing a memory cartridge connected to a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC). The memory cartridge can...
Universal measurement or protective device
A measurement or protective device has an interface for establishing a connection to at least one measurement transducer and a further interface for connecting...
Maintenance event planning and scheduling for gas turbines
A method for scheduling a project such as the inspection and maintenance of a gas turbine utilizes a branch and bound technique for arriving at a solution. The...
Evaluating anomaly for one-class classifiers in machine condition
A method for monitoring machine conditions provides additional information using a one-class classifier in which an evaluation function is learned. In the...
Method for analyzing AC voltage signals
A method is disclosed for analyzing an AC voltage signal with a transformation which transforms the signal from a representation in the time-domain to a...
Deformation of mask-based images
An image processing method is described that allows a user to manipulate regions of interest (ROIs) in a mask based image. The user defines a stretch vector for...
Method and system for computed tomographic imaging
The present invention is a method and system for computed tomography imaging. The system for computed tomography imaging may comprise: a) an x-ray source; b) an...
System and method for automated detection of mucus plugs within bronchial
tree in MSCT images
A method for detecting and localizing mucus plugs in digitized lung images, includes providing a digitized lung image volume comprising a plurality of...
Hearing aid with directional microphone system, and method for operating a
The invention relates to a hearing aid with a signal processing unit and at least two microphones which can be coupled together to form directional microphone...
Method for determining limits for controlling traffic in communication
networks with access control
The invention relates to a method for determining limits for the access control of traffic that is to be transmitted via a communication network. The limits are...
Apparatus for the optical inspection of the thermal protection tiles of a
An apparatus for the inspection of the heat shield of a space shuttle has a drive so that it can automatically undertake an examination of the tiles of the heat...
Arrangement to adjust the homogeneity of a basic magnetic field
An arrangement for the adjustment of the homogeneity of a basic magnetic field in a magnetic resonance apparatus includes gradient coil support fashioned to...
Adapting acquisition time in nuclear imaging
Methods of determining an acquisition time adapted to a region of interest for a nuclear imaging process of a patient include detecting radiation from at least...
Method of manufacturing a starting device for a three phase electric
motor, and a starting device
When manufacturing a starting device for a three-phase electric motor, especially a soft starter, in at least one embodiment an arc quenching system is at least...
Device for safeguarding an uninterruptible power supply of a magnet
bearing in the event of failure of an...
The invention relates to a device for safeguarding uninterrupted power supply of a magnetic bearing (5) in the event of a power supply voltage (U) failure. Said...
Machine with direct drive
A machine includes a moving part and a direct drive for moving the moving part. The direct drive includes a stator and an armature unit which interacts with the...
Electric motor with a measurement system for position or movement
An electric motor with a magnet free main drive component, as stator or secondary part, having a measuring system for determining positions and directions with...
A tap changer is filled with an insulating liquid as well as devices for absorbing variations in the volume of the insulating liquid due to thermal conditions....
Nucleoside based proliferation imaging markers
Disclosed herein are novel radiolabeled nucleosides and methods for detecting cellular proliferation in a mammal, the method comprising administrating an...
Method and apparatus for producing an insulation support with an adhesive
layer for a magnetic resonance...
In a method and apparatus for producing a plate-type insulation support provided with an adhesive layer for a gradient coil for a magnetic resonance device, an...
Method for detecting the load of items to be washed, and dishwasher
A method for determining at least one of the type and the quantity of items to be washed in a dishwasher machine is provided for use with a dishwashing machine...
Electrical connector element
An electrical connector element for connection of a conductor to a circuit board, having a housing, at least one clamp connector for the conductor and at least...
Electrical shielding arrangement
An electrical shielding arrangement of a high-voltage line has at least two coupling elements. The coupling elements each have a tubular control electrode about...
Advanced cooling method for combustion turbine airfoil fillets
The present invention is directed to a hollow turbine airfoil having a cooling system designed to provide enhanced cooling to the fillet of a turbine airfoil....
Computed tomography rotor, and gantry embodying same
A rotor, and a gantry and a computed tomography apparatus with such a rotor, has recess to accommodate at least one component of an image data acquisition...
Strand guiding roller
In the case of a strand guiding roller with at least one roller shell and with at least two supporting shafts, two supporting shafts being respectively...
Equipment and method to detect flexible devices
A device and a method are provided for checking whether when an object has a sufficiently. The object to be examined extends in an object plane. A force...
Measuring device for changing an angular position of a transmitter in
relation to a basic body
The invention relates to a measuring device comprising a transmitter (1) for measuring a position and/or a rotational speed of a rotary element (2), a housing...
Differentiating between abnormal sample viscosities and pipette clogging
A method for differentiating between a liquid sample having clogs therein and a liquid sample having an abnormally elevated viscosity during a liquid aspiration...
Extended life fuel nozzle
A gas sleeve (120) for a combustor (408) of gas turbine engine (400) attaches to a support housing (100) of the combustor (408) to convey a fuel gas and to fit...
A base module for a condenser tumble dryer housing the functional parts and air conduction components and additionally being configured as part of the support...
Method for managing data records with person-related contents by means of
a computer system
A computer system receives from a user computer, an authorization code and an access instruction for at least one data record with person-related contents. It...
Audio and/or video system for a motor vehicle
The invention relates to an audio and/or video system for a motor vehicle, which comprises an annular, bi-directional, optical network (1) from optical...
Apparatus and method for a synchronized mobile communication client
Some embodiments provide a system for synchronizing participant copies of presentation data during a collaboration session. A presenter/server controlling the...
Driver for a function unit parametrized by a number of input variables
A control system, a method of operating the same, and a method for setting up the same are disclosed for simplified driving of a function unit parametrized by a...
Fault detection for a resistive position sensor
Circuits for detecting faults in variable resistive position feedback sensors common in the use of motion control systems, provide a filter coupled to an output...
Apparatus for displaying a tissue containing a fluorescent dye
An apparatus is disclosed for displaying a tissue containing a fluorescent dye at least in sections. It is proposed for the purpose of simplification to record...
Solid fiduciary marker for multimodality imaging
A solid fiduciary marker for registering at least two images when imaging the same subject using distinct imaging devices is disclosed. The solid fiduciary...
Method for acquiring cardiac image data
In a method and apparatus for acquiring cardiac image data of a subject of examination, in particular in the context of magnetic resonance tomography, a first...
Method and system for image segmentation by evolving radial basis
A method and system for image segmentation by evolving radial basis functions (RBFs) is disclosed. A set of RBFs define a contour on an image. The contour is...
Finding blob-like structures using diverging gradient field response
A method for determining a blob-like structure in a target image includes receiving an input target image is received, determining a mean curvature of the input...
Method and device for generating a CT image with a high time resolution
A method and a device are disclosed for generating a CT image with a high time resolution using a computed tomography scanner which has at least two recording...
Method and network for transferring data and signals
In a method and network for transferring data and signals between terminal equipment via one or more switching stations, the data and digitized signals are...
Method and system for centralized radio resource allocation in
communication networks, related network and...
A method for centralized radio resource allocation in a communication network including a Network Control and Management System and at least one Base Station...
Method for reconfiguring a communication network
A method for reconfiguring a packet-switched communication network using a network protocol for installing a logic topology of the network formed as a spanning...