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Method for operating a burner of a gas turbine and a power plant
A method is for operating a burner of a gas turbine. A fossil fuel is gasified and the gasified fossil fuel is fed as synthesis gas into the burner for...
High speed baggage diverter
A diverter assembly according to the present invention includes a generally horizontal conveying surface, a pair of flipper assemblies, and an actuator for...
Self-optimizing caching system and method for data records
A system and appertaining method provide for pre-fetching records from a central data base to a local storage area in order to reduce delays associated with the...
Systems and methods for automated extraction and processing of billing
information in patient records
Systems and methods for automated processing of medical information in electronic patient medical record databases, wherein billing information (e.g., diagnosis...
Method and device for automatically establishing value range limits that
are associated with code words for...
In one aspect, a method for automatically establishing value range limits for sampling values is provided wherein the value ranges are associated with code...
Method and device for performing a frequency analysis of an AC voltage
signal, in particular on a power grid
In a method for performing a frequency analysis of an AC voltage signal, in particular in a power mains, an upper limit of the period length of a fundamental...
Method and device for detecting a rollover situation of a motor vehicle
A rate of rotation around the longitudinal axis of a motor vehicle and the lateral inclination thereof are determined as state variables. A rollover situation is...
Image-assisted shockwave therapy installation
An installation for image-assisted shockwave therapy has a C-arm x-ray unit that is orbitally movable around an isocenter, and that carries an x-ray imaging...
Magnetic resonance tomography apparatus and method for representation of
tissue with very short T.sub.2...
In a magnetic resonance tomography apparatus and method for determination of T2-weighted images of tissue with short T2 time, in the framework of a steady-state...
Method and medical imaging apparatus for planning an image acquisition
based on a previously-generated...
In a method and device for planning an examination of an examination subject in an imaging diagnosis device, a reference image is selected, and an image of the...
Context adaptive approach in vehicle detection under various visibility
Adaptive vision-based vehicle detection methods, taking into account the lighting context of the images are disclosed. The methods categorize the scenes...
Method and system for interactive image segmentation
A method for segmentation of an image interactively with a user utilizes level set segmentation and includes selecting by user input respective areas of object...
Rapid and robust 3D/3D registration technique
Exemplary methods are provided. In one exemplary method, a lower-dimension signature is generated for each of a plurality of data sets of a given dimension....
Method and apparatus for evaluating a 3D image of a laterally-symmetric
In a method for automated evaluation of a three-dimensional map of a laterally-symmetric organ system as well as medical image acquisition system and a computer...
Systems and methods for automatic change quantification for medical
A method of automatic change quantification for medical decision support includes: automatically detecting a structure in a set of medical images; characterizing...
System and method for myocardium segmentation in realtime cardiac MR data
A method for cardiac segmentation includes providing a plurality of digitized medical images, each image comprising a plurality of intensities corresponding to a...
Digital tomosynthesis in robotic stereotactic radiosurgery
Some embodiments include a support movable with at least four degrees of freedom, a therapeutic radiation source coupled to the support, a plurality of radiation...
High-density wireless local area network
A data communication system includes an access point and a plurality of stations each for exchanging wireless data communication messages with the access point....
System and method for utilizing direct user signaling to enhance fault
tolerant H.323 systems
An H.323 client terminal (102) according to an embodiment of the invention employs primary and secondary H.323 control units or state machines (110a, 110b). The...
Method for controlling an electronic overcurrent trip for low-voltage
A method is disclosed for controlling an electronic overcurrent trip for low-voltage circuit breakers. According to the method, digitized signals for the...
Particle monitors and method(s) therefor
The present invention relates to the field of the detection, analysis and/or determination of matter or particles suspended in fluid. In one particular form, the...
Fast graph cuts: a weak shape assumption provides a fast exact method for
graph cuts segmentation
Traditional graph cuts provides a powerful method for producing semi-automatic image/volume segmentation, but often exceed available computer power. Multi-level...
Optical sensor arrangement for electrical switchgear
An optical sensor configuration contains an optical current sensor and/or an optical voltage sensor. The sensor configuration further contains a first and a...
Method and apparatus for determining a switching time for an electrical
A method and a device for determining a switching time of an electric switching device. An electric switching device includes an interrupter link. A first line...
Open limited orbiting tomographic imaging system
A radiographic three dimensional imaging apparatus capable of focusing on a center of rotation point, includes at least two gamma ray detectors, each having a...
Attenuation correction for SPECT imaging using non-classical orbits of
many small gamma cameras
Attenuation correction data is obtained from one or more transmission sources to calculate the attenuation factors of a reconstruction area of an object being...
Methods for monitoring patients for efficacy of an antiplatelet therapy
Methods are disclosed for monitoring patients utilizing Mean Platelet Component values during therapeutic intervention.
Fuel cell module comprising a magnetic shielding
A fuel cell module includes a plurality of fuel cells, which are connected one behind the other and which are combined to form a fuel cell stack. The fuel cell...
Method for treating wastewater
This invention is directed to a wastewater treatment system having a fluidizable media carrying anoxic bacteria in a first treatment zone and a filter membrane...
Method for supplying clear rinsing agents in a program-controlled
A device for checking the concentration of clear rinsing agent in a rinsing liquid circulated in the means for retaining water of a household appliance is...
Multiple receive beams for rapid acquisition
Multiple receive beams are formed for each transmission for rapid acquisition. The receive aperture is shifted as a function of the position of each receive...
The invention relates to an electronic device with a housing to accommodate a support substrate, provided with an electronic circuit, whereby the electronic...
Plug connection device designed to connect two function elements for
signal and power transmission
A plug connection device that connects two function elements for signal and power transmission between the function elements, in particular for medical...
Rotating apparatus disk
A method (20) of fabricating a large component such as a gas turbine or compressor disk (32) from segregation-prone materials such as Alloy 706 or Alloy 718 when...
Intensively cooled trailing edge of thin airfoils for turbine engines
A cooling system designed to cool the trailing edge of a turbine blade usable in rear stages of a turbine engine. The turbine blade may have a leading edge...
CMC to metal attachment mechanism
A CMC wall (20F) may be attached to a metal wall (22F) by a plurality of bolts (28A, 28B, 28C) passing through respective holes (24A, 24B, 24C) in the CMC wall...
Filling level sensor
In the case of a filling level sensor (1) for detecting a fuel filling level in a fuel tank (2), a lever arm (7) which secures a float (6) has a guide part (14)....
Method and apparatus for detecting a flashback condition in a gas turbine
A method and apparatus for detecting a flashback condition in a fuel nozzle (8) of a gas turbine (10) are provided. The fuel nozzle is configured to pass a flow...
Combustion transition duct providing stage 1 tangential turning for
A transition duct for routing a gas flow from a combustor to the first stage of a turbine section in a combustion turbine engine has an internal passage from an...
Vacuum cleaner appliance
Method and device for creating project planning for an operating device of
an automation component
To increase the user friendliness of the project planning software (6), it is proposed that information (12, 13, 14, 15) about the applicability of project...
Method for verifying redundancy of secure systems
A secure system has two computers that are intrinsically safe and implements a method for verifying the redundancy for the outputs where a very high level of...
Granting an access to a computer-based object
In order to grant an access to a computer-based object, a memory card having a program code processor is provided, on which at least one public and private key...
System for processing unpaid healthcare claims
A system and method processes unpaid healthcare claims related to reimbursement of a provision of healthcare to a patient in response to a rejection, a denial,...
Mathematical model for a metallurgical plant, and method for optimizing
the operation of a metallurgical plant...
A method for optimizing the operation of a metallurgical plant using a model by modeling supply and discharge media streams, predetermining structure parameters...
Methods for resolving convoluted peaks in a chromatogram
The present invention relates to methods for resolving convoluted peaks in a chromatogram into one or more constituent peaks using peak resolution values. The...
Catheter for inserting into a vessel
Catheter for insertion into a vessel, comprising a reversibly inflatable balloon (10, 25) provided in the area of the catheter tip, on the outside of which a...