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Method for improving the functionality of a binary representation
A method is provided for improving functionality of a binary representation of an XML-based content description, wherein a structure of any instance of an XML...
Bus module for connection to a bus system and use of such a bus module in
an AS-i bus system
Disclosed is a bus module that can be connected to a bus system and comprises means for outputting safety-relevant signals in the form of repeated unambiguous...
Ensuring quality of service in a communications network
A network access device checks communication data flows coming into a network for specific authorization information. The quality of service class (QOS) with...
Generic data stream description
The present invention relates to the description of a data stream having data stream subdomains, which can be referenced and classified, and a data stream...
Method for improving the functionality of a binary representation
A method for improving functionality of a binary representation of an XML-based content description, wherein a structure of any instance of an XML document...
Method and data network for managing medical image data
To increase the efficiency of the management of image data in a data network including a multiplicity of network nodes, at least one embodiment of the present...
Personalized prognosis modeling in medical treatment planning
Automated treatment planning is provided with individual specific consideration. One or more prognosis models indicate survivability as a function of patient...
Incremental learning of nonlinear regression networks for machine
A method for identifying a potential fault in a system includes obtaining a set of training data. A first kernel is selected from a library of two or more...
System and method for the creation of a virtual observation and access
channel in medical 3D images
In a system for the producing and displaying a virtual access channel in medical images, having a computer with a monitor, and a position and ...
Treatment order processing system suitable for pharmacy and other use
A system links a standardized coded diagnosis associated with a medication order with information in a pharmacy information system to supplement medication...
Method for creating a speech database for a target vocabulary in order to
train a speech recognition system
The words of the target vocabulary are composed of segments, which have one or more phonemes, whereby the segments are derived from a training text that is...
Level measurement system
To provide a simpler and less expensive system for multipoint level measurement, a level measurement system with at least two sensor devices operating in...
Method for determining a transformation of coordinates of different images
of an object
Disclosed is a method for registering images of an object according to which a landmark that is common to the images is first identified, and the transformations...
Region based push-relabel algorithm for efficient computation of maximum
A region-based push-relabel formulation is disclosed that removes the requirement that the entire graph should fit into the computer memory and yields an...
Spatially localized noise adaptive smoothing of emission tomography images
A method and system for spatially localized, noise-adaptive smoothing of filtered back-projection (FBP) nuclear images includes smoothing a FBP image on a...
Method and apparatus for virtual bowel cleaning
A method and an apparatus for virtual bowel cleaning are disclosed. A first CT volume data record of an area of the bowel of interest is produced, in which...
In-the-ear hearing aid having an electronics module
An in-the-ear hearing aid is to have a more compact design. For this purpose there is inserted into a housing shell an electronics module having all the...
Hearing and apparatus with compensation of acoustic and electromagnetic
Hearing aids with microphone and telephone coil are to be made simpler and more convenient. For this purpose it is provided to use an adaptive filter to...
Method for the synchronization of signal tones and corresponding hearing
The output of signal tones from hearing aids for binaural coverage is to be synchronized. To this end, it is provided that the counters of the two hearing aids...
Communication system for flexible use in different application scenarios
in automation technology
There is described a module for expanding a central module of an automation system, the data transfer between module and central module being accomplished by...
Method, apparatus and system for the adaptive optimization of transport
protocols when transmitting images
A method, an apparatus and a system are disclosed for the adaptive and dynamic improvement or even optimization of a transport protocol when transmitting digital...
Method of solving a split-brain condition
In a cluster system comprising at least two nodes connected via a communication network and having a name and a host weight assigned to it, a method is...
Progressive refinement for texture-based volume rendering
A method for rendering a two-dimensional image comprising: (a) obtaining a first three-dimensional set of data for a relatively high quality image; (b)...
Integrated maglatch accessory
An apparatus for indicating a condition of a molded case circuit breaker, with the circuit breaker defining an accessory pocket in communication with an...
Capacitive proximity switch and domestic appliance equipped therewith
A capacitive proximity switch has an electrically conductive sensor surface, which is covered by an electrically non-conductive covering plate and which serves...
Piezoceramic multilayer actuator and method of manufacturing a
piezoceramic multilayer actuator
A piezoceramic multilayer actuator (10) has a plurality of piezoceramic layers (12) and a security layer (20) disposed between two piezoceramic layers (12). The...
Method for increasing throughput in an automatic clinical analyzer by
duplicating reagent resources
A method for maximizing analyzer throughput irregardless of the mix in demand of different assays to be conducted by duplicating the reagents required to conduct...
Stabilization of solid support assay reagents
Reagents are disclosed for use in assays for analytes. The reagents are dry assay reagents that may be readily reconstituted for use in the assays. The dry assay...
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...
Device and method for collecting wastewater in dishwashers
A device and method for handling waste water to-be-discharged out of a dishwashing machine that includes a pump well and a sump section, with the sump section...
Gasification method and device for producing synthesis gases by partial
oxidation of fuels containing ash at...
A method and device for the gasification of solid fuels such as bituminous coal, lignite coal, and petroleum coke in the flue stream with an oxidizing medium...
Turbine airfoil with submerged endwall cooling channel
A turbine airfoil usable in a turbine engine and having at least one cooling system. At least a portion of the cooling system may be positioned in an endwall...
Mounting fixture and drum assembly
The drum (1) is fixed to a mounting star (2), on which a shaft (4) for drive of the drum is fixed. The fixing is achieved by means of arrangement of several...
The invention relates to a drive device (9) comprising a housing (10), a drive shaft (14) which is mounted in the housing (10) and which comprises a shaft axis...
Micro-combustor for gas turbine engine
An improved gas turbine combustor (20) including a basket (26) and a multiplicity of micro openings (29) arrayed across an inlet wall (27) for passage of a...
Method for cleaning and waterproofing textiles
A method for cleaning and restoring a hydrophobic effect of textiles in a domestic washing machine in which hydrophobic substances dissolved in the washing...
Method and apparatus for receiving full-motion digital video multi-casts,
interactive data and interactive...
An IP multicast aware switched digital method and apparatus are provided in a settop unit wherein packet streams containing reference information are multicast...
A CAN system includes a plurality of CAN modules and a CAN bus connecting the CAN modules. In at least one embodiment, a filter device is mounted between at...
Systems and methods for interoperation of directory services
Systems and methods according to the present invention may include providing a first directory service program, a second directory service program, and a...
Data mart generation and use in association with an operations
Some embodiments include determination and storage of a plurality of relational database tables based on class model representing tag-based data and...
Method for distributing resources to network nodes in a decentralized data
A method is disclosed for distribution of resources to network nodes in a decentralized data network. In at least one embodiment of the method keywords, which...
Medical ontologies for computer assisted clinical decision support
Medical ontology information is used for mining and/or probabilistic modeling. A domain knowledge base may be automatically or semi-automatically created by a...
Learning or inferring medical concepts from medical transcripts using
probabilistic models with words or...
A medical concept is learned about or inferred from a medical transcript. A probabilistic model is trained from medical transcripts. For example, the problem is...
Method and apparatus for presence indication of cellular telephones
A telecommunications system includes a plurality of cellular telephone networks; a presence server configured to receive cellular telephone network registration...
Method and apparatus for demodulating an optical differential phase-shift
Demodulating an optical Differential Phase-Shift Keying (DPSK) signal is accomplished using a self-homodyne receiver for receiving the optical signal. A...
Method and arrangement for forming a transmitter-side transmission signal
A transmitter-side transmission signal for compensating disturbances caused by e transmission properties of an optical transmission system is provided. A...
Signal source data input for radio frequency planning
A method includes displaying a reference polar coordinate system on a display screen, and displaying a radiation pattern image on the display screen in...
System and method for piecewise registration of timepoints
A system and method for piecewise registration of timepoints are provided. The method comprises: selecting an image dataset of a first or second timepoint to be...
MR image reconstruction method and MR apparatus using propeller imaging
In a magnetic resonance (MR) image reconstruction method and MR apparatus, for raw MR data are acquired with the propeller technique, and k-space sampling ensues...