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Automation goods and services transaction systems and methods
An enterprise transaction system comprises a communication network accessible using an automation goods and services charge card. The card enables customers to...
Method and device for correction motion in imaging during a medical
The present invention relates to a method and a device for correcting motion in imaging during a medical intervention, by which method a 3D tomographic image of...
Local endo coil for intracorporeal placement for recording magnetic
An outer balloon is provided in the interior thereof with a coil conductor for a local endo coil for intracorporeal placement for recording magnetic resonance...
Amplifier device for an antenna operable in at least one mode
An amplifier device for a mode antenna has a number of amplifiers and a number of outputs. An input signal is fed to each amplifier, which is amplified by the...
Method and apparatus for transmission of signals
In a method and apparatus for transmission of signals, an input signal is supplied to at least one dynamic compressor and the dynamics of the signal is...
Method for automatically generating a background mask for images with
noisy background areas, applications to...
A method is disclosed for the generation of a background mask from an intensity-value-coded image with a noisy background area. The method includes generating an...
Method and device for marking three-dimensional structures on
two-dimensional projection images
The invention relates to a method and a device for marking three-dimensional structures on two-dimensional projection images of an object, with which a position...
Method for scattered radiation correction
For scattered radiation correction in dual X-ray absorptiometry it is proposed to use the additional information supplied by the attenuation images in different...
Device for non-contacting transmission of electrical signals in a computed
In a device for contact-free transmission of electrical signals between two gantry parts of a computed tomography system that rotate relative to one another, at...
Indoor radio transmission method for parallel radio transmission of
digital data substreams and a mobile radio...
A radio transmission method and a wireless transmission system comprising multiple transmitter and receiver antennae simultaneously operating within the same...
Method for stamping any ethernet frames in conjunction with standard
There is provided a method and apparatus for stamping any Ethernet frames. Any Ethernet frame is provided with a time stamp, it being possible to use standard...
Power semiconductor module
A power semiconductor module is disclosed, including a plate-type substrate fitted with at least one component, and a base plate provided for dissipating heat...
Fire or smoke detector with high false alarm rejection performance
An apparatus for detecting a hazardous condition includes an optical module for measuring scattered light caused by the hazardous condition, a temperature...
Method and device for the secure operation of a switching device
A method and a device are disclosed for the secure operation of a switching device including at least two main contacts which can be switched on and off and...
Method and apparatus for reducing aliasing artifacts in the imaging for
MR-monitored HIFU therapy
In a method and magnetic resonance (MR apparatus for reducing aliasing artifacts in the imaging for MR-monitored high intensity focused ultrasound HIFU therapy,...
Industrial motor assembly comprising a vented rotor shaft
Certain exemplary embodiments comprise a device and/or an electric motor comprising an elongated, substantially rigid rotor shaft, the rotor shaft defining a...
Magnetically retained interchangeable collimators for scintillation
A grid suitable for being positioned and held in relation to a detector has positive positioning means and at least one magnet for holding the grid.
PET imaging system with APD-based PET detectors and three-dimensional
positron-confining magnetic field
PET detector modules are provided within a multi-dimensional magnetic field, to confine the range of emitted positrons from an object being imaged to improve...
Component with thermal barrier coating and erosion-resistant layer
The invention relates to components of a steam turbine comprising a thermal insulation layer and a metallic anti-erosion layer that is applied to the thermal...
Crack-free erosion resistant coatings on steels
A method for preparing a protective layer (38) on a surface of the substrate (36) that requires a bonding temperature (BT) above a detrimental phase...
Ventilation control based on occupancy
An arrangement for use in an occupancy-based ventilation system includes a plurality of CO2 sensors and a processing circuit. The plurality of CO2 sensors are...
Drain pump for home appliances
A drain pump for home appliances that includes a motor with a turning shaft, an impeller connected to the turning shaft, and a hydraulic body in which the...
Vane wheel of turbine comprising a vane and at least one cooling channel
There is described a vane wheel of a turbine comprising at least one vane, the footing thereof being held on a wheel disk. At least one cooling channel is...
Wear minimization system for a compressor diaphragm
Aspects of the invention relate to a system for reducing relative movement between the outer shroud of a compressor diaphragm and the compressor shell of a...
Apparatus for loading and/or unloading a transport compartment
The invention relates to a device for loading and/or unloading a transport cargo hold, in particular on a good vehicle, comprising at least one transport unit,...
R.F.I.D. enabled storage bin and method for tracking inventory
A contents-aware storage bin includes a transportable bin unit adapted for placement within a storage bin rack. An RFID reader unit is in contact with the bin...
A two-stage servo-valve has a first stage in which four flow resistances are arranged in a bridge circuit. At least one of the flow resistances is variable, and...
Method and system for diagnosing mechanical, electromechanical or fluidic
There is described a diagnosis method and a system including a structure-born noise sensor which transmits, in a bandpass filtered manner, a measuring signal...
Tools for inserting a wax guard into the shell of a hearing instrument
Insertion of a wax guard with a bridge into the receiver tube of a hearing instrument may be accomplished with a tool that grasps the wax guard securely, inserts...
Display for dishwasher
Semiconductor based switching device
System for the storage and retrieval of confidential information
The invention relates to a system and a method for the storage and/or retrieval of confidential information for at least one user, by means of which a secret, in...
System for preparing a standard framework for automation appliances
The invention relates to a system and a method for preparing a standardized functionality which is independent form the type of appliance and is used to create a...
System and method for intelligent multimedia conference collaboration
A telecommunications system includes a network (102) and a multimedia server (104) operably coupled to the network. The multimedia server (104) is adapted to...
Method for operating and device for monitoring a technical installation
A technical installation contains several systems for resolving different system management tasks. Information variables are hierarchically arranged in the...
Healthcare system and user interface for consolidating patient related
information from different sources
In a healthcare system, a method consolidates patient related information from multiple, different sources by performing the following steps. Patient...
Simulation system of technical plant
A simulation system includes a simulation computer having a Web server and a client computer with an Internet browser. On the simulation computer, a process...
Apparatus for detection and processing of a multiplicity of measured
values in an HVDC transmission installation
An apparatus for detecting and processing a multiplicity of measured values in an HVDCT system has measuring units for detecting measured variables of the HVDCT...
Sensor arrangement and method for operating a sensor arrangement
Sensor arrangement having capture molecules immobilized on any of three sensor electrodes, wherein molecules to be detected can hybridize with the capture...
Method and device for authenticated access of a station to local data
networks in particular radio data networks
The invention relates to methods, devices and systems for the authenticated access to a data network by means of a station (WH) compatible with a data network...
Method and system for automatic lung segmentation
Disclosed is a systematic way of automatically segmenting lung regions. To increase the efficiency of a lung segmentation technique, a region-based technique,...
System and method for computer aided detection via asymmetric cascade of
sparse linear classifiers
A method for computer aided detection of anatomical abnormalities in medical images includes providing a plurality of abnormality candidates and features of said...
Medical diagnostic ultrasonic imaging method and system for displaying
multi-phase, multi-frame images
A medical diagnostic ultrasonic imaging system acquires image data for at least two frames at each of multiple positions, each frame identified with a respective...
Hearing aid employing electret and silicon microphones
In a hearing device with multiple microphones, and a signal generation method, the dynamic range of hearing devices is improved by using a combination including...
Computer-based telephone call management
Some embodiments provide a telephone and a computing device coupled to the telephone, the computing device to selectively route telephone call signals to the...
SIP enabled device identification
An object of the invention is to associate a DID/public or non-DID/private telephone number and/or reachable location information with a SIP Enabled Device. More...
Method for tagging SIP contact headers while preserving the contact header
format towards softswitches
A private communications network and method of managing calls in a private communications network. A Session Border Controller (SBC) listens for private network...
Method and system for implementing a stateless back to back user agent
A method for providing a stateless Session Interface Protocol (SIP) back to back user agent (B2BUA) comprising receiving a SIP message and determining if the SIP...
Method for the transmission of at least one group message, corresponding
network control unit and radio...
A method is provided for the transmission of at least one group message to at least one group of one or more radio communication devices in at least one radio...
Method to improve channel estimate in broadband SIMO/MIMO cellular radio
networks during abrupt interference...
A channel response matrix gathering all unknown elements for all K pilot subcarriers on links between transmitting and receiving antennas, is Least Squares...