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Generic method for latex agglutination assays
An improved agglutination immunoassay is characterized by reacting a sample fluid which may contain an analyte with a generic antibody conjugated to latex...
Methods for identifying patients with increased risk of an adverse
Methods, compositions and kits are disclosed for identifying patients with an increased risk of experiencing an adverse cardiovascular event where the patient...
Method for operation of an energy system, as well as an energy system
An energy system, in at least one embodiment, includes an energy production device for production of energy for the energy system with the aid of an working...
Method for operating a fuel cell system and fuel cell system
During the operation of a fuel-cell assembly, the latter is supplied with ambient air with the aid of a liquid ring pump. Any foreign matter that is contained...
Component with a coating for reducing the wettability of the surface and
method for production thereof
The invention relates to a component made from a substrate with a coating, whereby that coating forms a surface of the component with reduced wettability. The...
Layer system with layer having different grain sizes
The layer system according to the invention uses different grain size distributions for the layer, in order to improve the bonding of the layer to a substrate;...
System and method of measuring disease severity of a patient before,
during and after treatment
A system for obtaining serial biochemical, anatomical or physiological in vivo measurements of disease from one or more medical images of a patient before,...
Turbine blade tip cooling system
A turbine blade for a turbine engine having a cooling system in the turbine blade formed from at least one elongated tip cooling chamber forming a portion of...
Power generation system incorporating multiple Rankine cycles
A power generation system (100) and a method of generating power. In one embodiment of the system shown in FIG. 1, a gasification subsystem (1) is configured to...
Method, device and computer program product for providing user information
within a graphical user interface
The invention relates to a method, a computer program product and a device for providing user information relating to a screen object selected by a user with a...
Method and device for coding audio data based on vector quantisation
A wideband audio coding concept is presented that provides good audio quality at bit rates below 3 bits per sample with an algorithmic delay of less than 10 ms....
System and method for analyzing a production process
The invention relates to a system and a method for analyzing a production process. In order to make it possible to analyze the production process in an improved...
Medical examination and/or treatment apparatus with an electromagnet for
navigating a medical instrument and an...
There is described a medical examination and/or treatment apparatus with an electromagnet for generating a magnetic field for navigating a medical instrument...
Method and system for evaluating two time-separated medical images
In a method for evaluation of two images of an organ system acquired at different points in time to establish a pathological variation, the organ system...
Apparatus for automatically detecting salient features in medical image
An apparatus is disclosed for automatically detecting salient features in medical image data. The apparatus includes a memory device for storing the image data,...
Hearing aid device with an antenna
The production of a hearing aid device suitable for wireless signal transmission is simplified by providing fastening elements connected as one piece with the...
Interactive hospitality system
A hospitality system has at least one database for storing guest preferences regarding environment variables, for storing a national and/or regional origin or...
Method for adapting link weights in relation to optimized traffic
The invention relates to a method which is used to adapt link weights or, link costs, for optimized traffic distribution within a communication network....
Component with a logic circuit arrangement with configurable functionality
A component with a logic circuit arrangement with configurable functionality, includes several data lines (7), whereby at least a part of the data lines (7) is...
Electromagnetic switching device and method for the operation thereof
Disclosed is an electromagnetic switching device including a number of fixed contact pieces, a solenoid-operated mechanism, a contact support which can be moved...
Control device with terminal 15--holding circuit
A terminal state of a terminal 15 of a vehicle is enabled to be maintained for a minimum period of time even after a drop in the voltage supply. At the same...
Electrical component and film composite laminated on the component and
method for production
At least one film composite is laminated on a surface of at least one electrical component. The film composite includes at least one electrically-conducting...
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...