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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...
Method for reproducibly generating views of tomographic image data
Provided is a method for generating views of tomographic image data. At least one view of an object area is generated by image filtering from tomographic CT...
System and method for detection of breast masses and calcifications using
the tomosynthesis projection and...
A method of detecting breast masses and calcifications in digitized images, includes providing a plurality of 2-dimensional (2D) digital X-ray projectional...
Method for an X-ray machine
A method is for determining a parameter in an image area as a measure of a homogeneity of a substance in an object, and to a method for segmenting a substance in...
Method and apparatus for controlling ultrasound imaging systems having
A method and system for providing an operational command signal to a workstation of an imaging system. The workstation is provided imaging data from a...
An anti-scatter grid for medical x-ray devices is provided. The anti-scatter grid comprising a number of first elements from a first material with second...
The X-ray device comprises an X-ray source and a high-voltage generator for supplying the X-ray source with voltage, wherein the high-voltage generator has an...
Method for operating an automation device and automation device
A method is specified for the operation of an automation device provided for the receiving of telegrams together with such an automation device, which is...
Method and apparatus for estimating collision probability in a wireless
A method for estimating packet collisions within a wireless network, comprising: for each transmit packet an Access Point (AP) of the network records statistics...
Branch element for operation in a communication network, network and
method for operating the branch element
A branch element is specified for use in a communication network, whereby in the interplay of two branch elements designed according to the invention, a cleared...
Method for the organization of network nodes in a packet-switched network
There is described a method to organize a network, wherein if for a first router set up as the default gateway an inaccessibility of an assigned network element...
Microfabricated acoustic transducer with a multilayer electrode
In a capacitive membrane ultrasound transducer, one or more electrodes include multiple layers of conductive or semiconductive material. The layers may be...
Systems and methods of direct volume rendering
A method and system of increasing the speed of a ray-casting algorithm for producing direct volume rendering images in the melt-through interaction mode. Since...
Simultaneous generation of different data sets from a single acquisition
run and dual rendering of images
In a method and system for dual rendering of images, a first volume image is reconstructed with a computer. A second volume image is reconstructed with the...
Method for carrying out IT-assisted customer-oriented airline baggage
The invention relates to a method for carrying out IT-assisted, customer-oriented airline baggage management, in which the transport route of the airline baggage...
Devices, systems, and methods for dissipating energy from an arc
Certain exemplary embodiments can provide a system, which can comprise a set of substantially planar arc plates. The substantially planar arc plates can be...
Method and apparatus for signal transmission with isolation in medical
An apparatus and method for signal transmission with isolation in medical devices. Data signals, such as patient measurement data and medical instrumentation...
Medical radiation apparatus
A medical radiation apparatus has a beam source and a deflection apparatus, which can be activated by means of a data processing device according to a radiation...
Method for preventing chemical crosstalk in enzyme-linked reactions, and
A method for biochemical analysis uses a micro-reaction array with at least two reaction chambers for materials which react together chemically or biochemically....
Fabrics with high thermal conductivity coatings
The present invention facilitates the thermal conductivity of fabrics by surface coating of the fabrics with high thermal conductivity materials 6. The fabrics...
Contrast agent manipulation with medical ultrasound imaging
Contrast agents are manipulated with acoustic radiation force while ultrasound imaging. Continuous waves for acoustic radiation force are transmitted....
Medical diagnostic ultrasound imaging methods for extended field of view
A medical diagnostic ultrasound imaging system aligns substantially co-planar two-dimensional images to form an extended field of view using improved methods...
Wire distributed 5th jaw system for multi-position metering
The present invention relates generally to multi-position metering apparatus. More particularly, the invention encompasses a wire distributed 5th jaw system for...
Vane assembly with metal trailing edge segment
Embodiments of the invention relate to a vane assembly formed by a forward airfoil segment and an aft airfoil segment. The aft segment is made of metal and can...
Method for recording X-ray images by means of a robotically controlled
C-arm system and recording device for...
The present invention relates to a method and a device for recording X-ray images by means of a robotically controlled C-arm system which includes an image...
Rail vehicle with coupling connection adapted for crash
A rail vehicle having a vehicle body (WKA) comprising on at least one vehicle end a compression zone (STA) located behind an end carrier (ETR) of the vehicle...
Coupling muff connection comprising a three-part adapter supporting plate
The invention relates to a convoy comprising at least two intercoupled rail vehicles between which an adapter is arranged, said adapter including at least two...
Method for operating an electromagnetic flowmeter and electromagnetic
A method for operating an electromagnetic flowmeter and a flowmeter are provided. A measuring tube is provided with a coil arrangement for producing a magnetic...