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Method and multimedia message center for delivering a multimedia message
to a telecommunication device...
The present application discloses an apparatus, system and method for reducing the time required for transmitting a multimedia message from any sender to any...
Estimation of solitary pulmonary nodule diameters with reaction-diffusion
A reactive-diffusion method for estimating a diameter of an object of interest includes providing a volume of interest including a plurality of voxels,...
Volumetric characterization using covariance estimation from scale-space
A method for determining a volume of interest in data includes determining fixed-bandwidth estimations of a plurality of analysis bandwidths, wherein the...
System and method for ultrasound specific segmentation using speckle
A method for segmenting a digitized ultrasound image includes providing a digitized in-phase/quadrature ultrasound image comprising a plurality of intensities...
Method and apparatus for classifying tissue using image data
Disclosed is a technique for classifying tissue based on image data. A plurality of tissue parameters are extracted from image data (e.g., magnetic resonance...
A controller for an X-ray device and an X-ray device with such a controller are provided. The X-ray device includes an X-ray generator, connected to the...
Individual sending of messages to packet network subscribers
In one aspect, a method in a packet-switched network for accessing a first subscriber is provided. A control server receives a message intended for the first...
Method for determining a leading subscriber in a network
In one aspect, a method for determining a leading subscriber in a network consisting of a plurality of network elements, with initially the same privileges and...
Reconfigurable digital logic unit
The invention relates to a reconfigurable digital logic unit comprising at least one logic gate with a cell presenting a magnetic layer system, the resistance of...
Modular insulation system
A method for isolating phases in an electrical equipment enclosure having multi-phase bus bars and a mounting base for mounting electrical equipment. The...
Time-of-flight radar calibration system
A time-of-flight calibration system for a radar-based measurement device is provided. The time-of-flight calibration system includes a target antenna and a...
Method and circuit arrangement for verifying electrical contacts between a
first output pin of a first power...
A first voltage, which is dropped out onto a pull-down resistor that is coupled to a first power circuit breaker, is compared to an adjustable first reference...
Method to control a magnetic resonance system with individually
controllable RF transmission channels
In a method for controlling a magnetic resonance system having a radio-frequency antenna structure and a number of individually controllable transmission...
Detection unit for arrangement inside a cylindrical patient receptacle of
a magnetic resonance apparatus
Detection unit is disclosed for arrangement inside a cylindrical patient receptacle of a magnetic resonance apparatus. In at least one embodiment, the detection...
Method for calculating signal-to-noise ratio in parallel acquisition image
The invention discloses a method for calculating the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) in parallel acquisition image reconstruction, comprising: determining a...
Method and apparatus for accelerated spiral-coded imaging in magnetic
In a method and apparatus for accelerated spiral-coded imaging in magnetic resonance tomography using spiral-shaped k-space sampling, the underlying k-matrix is...
Apparatus for two-dimensional transducer used in three-dimensional
A single chip transducer apparatus that includes on-chip electronic circuitry which, when connected properly to a two-dimensional matrix of ultrasonic transducer...
X-ray converter element
An x-ray converter element has an x-ray-permeable and moisture-impermeable substrate, an x-ray-permeable carrier that is connected to the substrate, and a...
Method for multi-batch production of FDG
A method of producing multiple batches of a radiopharmaceutical, such as FDG. The method includes the steps of transferring the appropriate liquids to a...
Catalytic process for control of NO.sub.x emissions using hydrogen
A selective catalytic reduction process with a palladium catalyst for reducing NOx in a gas, using hydrogen as a reducing agent. A zirconium sulfate...
Filtration method and apparatus
The invention relates to a membrane bioreactor process combined with an advanced biological sludge digestion process that provides significant improvements in...
Wastewater treatment system
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 production of a component
On production of a component, two primary pieces must often be fixed together to give one piece. In order to achieve the above, it is important that the two...
Gas turbine exhaust sound suppressor and associated methods
The gas turbine exhaust sound suppressor, or exhaust silencer, and method are for a gas turbine and reduce low frequency exhaust flow noise while avoiding the...
A baking oven containing a lighting device for lighting the cooking area and a lighting control device for controlling the on/off states and time profiles of the...
Method of preparing turbine blades for spray coating and mounting for
fixing such a turbine blade
The invention relates to a method of preparing turbine blades for spray coating their blade region that is subjected to the medium flowing through during...
Method and system in a communication network for allocating and changing
A method and communication system, are discussed, including a plurality of communication nodes connected by a data link, and a communication controller...
Apparatus and method for performing process hazard analysis
A software application implementable on a computer system for performing process hazard analysis. The process has a plurality of nodes with equipment, and...
Method for checking the completeness and consistency of an information
To simplify the creation and handling of an information library which is associated with a number of modules from which a device is put together in accordance...
Use of sequential nearest neighbor clustering for instance selection in
machine condition monitoring
A method is provided for selecting a representative set of training data for training a statistical model in a machine condition monitoring system. The method...
Computer-aided progressive die design system and method
According to one embodiment of the invention, a computerized method for designing a progressive die used in the manufacturing of a part formed from sheet metal...
Method and system for atrial fibrillation analysis, characterization, and
A method and system for atrial fibrillation analysis, characterization, and mapping is disclosed. A finite element model (FEM) representing a physical structure...
Method for optical transmission of a polarization division multiplexed
The polarization-multiplexed signal contains two data signals that are orthogonally polarized in relation to one another. Their carrier signals are derived from...
Apparatus and method for generating an optical single sideband signal
A single sideband signal is generated from an input optical signal. An optical phase modulator performs optical phase modulation on the input optical signal in...
System and method for fast multimodal registration by least squares
A method for multimodal image registration includes providing a pair of images acquired from differing imaging modalities, defining an intensity correction...
Unified visual measurement of blur and noise distortions in digital images
A system and method are provided for unified visual measurement of blur and noise distortions in digital image data, the system including a processor, an input...
Automatic determination of the standard cardiac views from volumetric data
A system and method for automatically determining the standard cardiac image views as defined by the American Heart Association from volumetric data of the chest...
System and method for vascular segmentation by Monte-Carlo sampling
A method of segmenting tubular structures in digital images includes selecting a point in an image of a tubular object to be segmented, defining an initial state...
Diffusion distance for histogram comparison
A new measure to compare histogram-based descriptors, a diffusion distance, is disclosed. The difference between two histograms is defined to be a temperature...
Method for automatically determining the position and orientation of the
left ventricle in 3D image data...
A method is disclosed for automatically determining the position and orientation of the left ventricle and/or adjacent regions in 3D image data records of the...
System and method for 3D visualization of lung perfusion or density and
statistical analysis thereof
A system and method for 3D visualization of a pair of lungs are provided. The method comprises: segmenting image data of the pair of lungs and lung parenchyma;...
Systems and methods for computer aided detection of spinal curvature using
images and angle measurements
A method for providing automatic detection of curvature of a spine and computation of specific angles in images of the spine includes automatically displaying...
System and method for automatically registering three dimensional cardiac
images with electro-anatomical...
A system and method for automatically registering a three dimensional (3D) pre-operative image of an anatomical structure with intra-operative ...
Method for processing available time/phase-dependent primary data sets of
a computer tomograph of a displaced...
A method and a device are disclosed for processing available time/phase-dependent primary data sets of a computer tomography of a displaced object, preferably a...
Method for verifying telephone call back information for return calls
which are initiated via the internet
According to the inventive method, call back information is transmitted to a telephone network via an internet terminal using a click-to-dial service. In order...
Data sink/data source, data transmission device and data terminal device
for a circuit-switched and...
The present invention is directed toward, a data sink/data source data transmission device and data terminal device for a circuit-switched and packet-switched...
Volume rendering processing distribution in a graphics processing unit
An intersection of a cut plane with a proxy geometry representing a scan volume is determined with a processor. The intersection is simplified, such as...
Apparatus for providing drive-off security in a motor vehicle environment
and a motor vehicle being provided...
An apparatus is arranged for providing drive-off security in a motor vehicle environment through blocking one or more vehicle engine system sub-functions, such...
Control unit and control device comprising the control unit
A control device includes a control unit and an evaluation unit that is configured to generate a control signal by which the control unit is impinged upon. The...
Connection device for connecting electronics of a head coil arranged on a
patient support to a connector...
A connection device is provided for connecting electronics of a head coil arranged on a patient support to a connector location provided on the patient support,...