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Electronic breaker system
A system, method, and device for a circuit breaker used in residential and commercial panels are disclosed. The exemplary circuit may have an overload protection...
Method for optically detecting an electrical arc in a power supply
A method for optically detecting an electrical arc in a power supply. The method includes capturing light with a light pipe, transmitting the captured light...
Systems and/or devices for providing an isolated analog output or analog
Certain exemplary embodiments can provide a method, which can comprise transmitting a recovered analog input signal to a programmable logic controller. The...
Electrical machine, in particular a synchronous motor, with redundant
The electrical machine (1) has a stator (2) and a rotor (5), wherein the stator (2) has stator slots (8), in which a stator winding (4) with redundant and at...
Phantom and method for quality monitoring of a medical system
A phantom for quality monitoring of a medical system, in particular a medical therapy system, or particle therapy system, is described. The phantom has a...
Command switch, in particular an emergency stop switch
A command switch or and emergency stop switch is disclosed, which includes an actuator and a contact sensor which is separated therefrom. The actuator includes...
High quantum yield acridinium compounds and their uses in improving assay
The present invention relates to hydrophilic, high quantum yield acridinium compounds. It has been discovered that the placement of electron-donating groups in...
Method for automatically determining the endogenous thrombin potential
The present invention relates to a method for automatically determining the endogenous thrombin potential of a blood or plasma sample.
Catheter device with a position sensor system for treating a vessel
blockage using image monitoring
The invention relates to a catheter device, with a position sensor system, for treatment of a partial or complete vessel blockage under image monitoring, with...
Refractory component with ceramic matrix composite skeleton
Aspects of the invention relate to a construction system and method for components in high temperature environments, such as the hot gas path components of a...
Wavy flow cooling concept for turbine airfoils
An airfoil including an outer wall and a cooling cavity formed therein. The cooling cavity includes a leading edge flow channel located adjacent a leading edge...
Tip clearance control
Aspects of the invention relate to a system and method for actively managing blade tip clearances in a turbine engine, particularly under start up and steady...
Slidable spring-loaded transition-to-turbine seal apparatus and
heat-shielding system, comprising the seal, at...
One embodiment of a transition-to-turbine seal (300) comprises a first, flattened section (302) adapted to be received in a peripheral axial slot (320) of a...
Combined cycle power plant
A combined cycle power plant (10) that is optimized to reduce total life cycle cost rather than only thermal efficiency. A steam bottoming cycle (16) is fed with...
Automation system and a method and input/output assembly therefore
Disclosed is an automation system (1) for executing safety-relevant automation functions. Said automation system (1) comprises one or several control...
Methods and apparatus to recall context relevant information
Systems and methods are provided to facilitate retrieval of context relevant information. According to some embodiments, an event associated with a computer...
System and method for detecting a three dimensional flexible tube in an
The present invention is directed to a system and method for populating a database with a set of image sequences of an object. The database is used to detect a...
Device systems and methods for imaging
Certain exemplary embodiments comprise a method, which can comprise determining an image of a predetermined physiological structure of a patient. The image can...
System and method for fetal biometric measurements from ultrasound data
and fusion of same for estimation of...
A method for segmenting and measuring anatomical structures in fetal ultrasound images includes the steps of providing a digitized ultrasound image of a fetus...
Method for segmenting anatomical structures from 3D image data by using
A method is disclosed for segmenting anatomical structures, in particular the coronary vessel tree, from 3D image data. In the method, a starting point is...
Hearing device with a damping element
A hearing device has an ear fitting piece, a housing part wearable behind the ear, and an earpiece tube connecting the ear fitting piece and the housing part....
Hearing aid system
In the case of binaural coverage, the perception with one-sided sound reception should be improved. Provision is made for this purpose to transmit the receive...
Method for combined bone hardening and scattered radiation correction in
X-ray computed tomography
The invention relates to a method for combined bone hardening and scattered radiation correction in X-ray computed tomography of a heterogeneous object with a CT...
Method and a feed circuit for feeding a stream of digital transmission
data into a transmission medium having...
A feed circuit accepts a stream of digital payload data and inserts it at predetermined first positions into a stream of digital transmission data. The feed...
Method for regulating the transmission parameters of broadband
transmission channels assembled to form a group
The invention relates to a novel algebraic method wherein sub-groups of subscribers that spectrally influence each other, in a group of broadband subscriber...
Method to produce a curved coil, in particular a sub-coil of a gradient
coil for a magnetic resonance apparatus
In a method to produce a curved coil, in particular a sub-coil of a gradient coil for a magnetic resonance apparatus, at least one conductor is wound...
Capacitive proximity switch, and domestic appliance comprising the same
A capacitive proximity switch includes an electrically conductive sensor area, which is covered by an electrically-insulating cover plate, as part of a capacitor...
Method for transforming a distortion-corrected magnetic resonance image,
method for carrying out magnetic...
A method for carrying out magnetic resonance measurements on an examination object in a magnetic resonance system is described. In at least one embodiment, a...
Method to determine the measurement workflow of a magnetic resonance
tomography apparatus in the generation of...
In a method for determination of the measurement workflow of a magnetic resonance tomography apparatus in the generation of slice images of a subject, a number...
The invention relates to a cover for a chamber of a housing of an appliance, said cover comprising an approximately plate-type carrier carrying a network of...
SMD battery contact module
The production of hearing apparatuses and in particular of hearing devices is to be simplified. To this end, a battery contact module with an electrical contact...
Method of adjusting a plurality of successive position-controlled axes in
an adjusting stroke
A control axis is subordinated to a plurality of position-controlled successive axes. It is determined, while an adjusting stroke, an initial theoretical...
Facility and method for the automatic recognition and differentiation of
single-channel or dual-channel...
A facility is described for the automatic recognition and differentiation of single-channel or dual-channel electronic sensors, which are connected to a...
A switch for controlling first and second components of an electric circuit is proposed. The switch is operable between first and second positions to control the...
Control unit with a monitoring apparatus
A control unit including a monitoring apparatus is disclosed, with the monitoring apparatus having an operating element and an attachment element. In at least...
Recuperated atmosphere SOFC/gas turbine hybrid cycle
A method of operating an atmospheric-pressure solid oxide fuel cell generator (6) in combination with a gas turbine comprising a compressor (1) and expander (2)...
High thermal conductivity materials with grafted surface functional groups
The present invention is a continuous high thermal conductivity resin featuring high thermal conductivity (HTC) materials 30 and a host resin matrix 32. The HTC...
Seeding resins for enhancing the crystallinity of polymeric substructures
The present invention provides for a resin mixture that comprises a highly structured resin 40 and a less structured resin 50. The highly structured resin 40 and...
Method for producing ceramic layers
The invention relates to a method for producing ceramic layers by spraying. A cold gas spraying method is used to produce polymer ceramics from pre-ceramic...
Adaptive clinical marker preservation in spatial compound ultrasound
Clinical markers are adaptively identified in steered spatial compounding ultrasound imaging. Motion is detected. The use or determination of the clinical marker...
Method and apparatus for improving the performance of capacitive acoustic
transducers using bias polarity...
Presented is a method of operating a capacitive microfabricated ultrasonic transducer (cMUT) array with multiple firings of varying bias voltage polarity...
Turbine blade having a convergent cavity cooling system for a trailing
A turbine blade including an airfoil defining an airfoil cavity forming a cooling system in the blade. First, second and third ribs are positioned in the airfoil...
Turbine airfoil with near wall inflow chambers
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 outer wall...
Adjustable turbine exhaust flow guide and bearing cone assemblies
An adjustable vane system is provided for use in a turbomachine, including a plurality of movable vanes that may be positioned to change the cross-sectional area...
Method for determining gray-scale values for volume elements of bodies to
The invention relates to a method for determining gray-scale values for volume elements of bodies to be mapped using an x-ray image recording system. When a body...
Method for winding an electrical machine, and an auxiliary winding body
In a method for winding an electrical machine, a winding auxiliary body is placed on at least one of the end faces of a base body such as to cover at least one...
Application of microsystems for real time IEQ control
An arrangement includes a plurality of wireless microsystems and a central data processor. Each microsystem is operable to measure a plurality of indoor...
Method and device for determining defects on a constructional element of a
The invention relates to a method which is used to detect defects on a component of a turbine. Said method comprises the following steps; at least one ultrasonic...
Refrigerating device with cooling of circulating air
The invention relates to a housing that encloses an inner chamber, a cold air pipe that extends in a wall of the housing separated from the inner chamber by an...
A heat shield is provided on a supporting structure with a number of heat shield elements, which are fixed to a large area of the supporting structure leaving...