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Method and apparatus for providing efficient space leaping using a
neighbor guided emptiness map in octree...
An apparatus and method are provided for providing efficient space leaping using neighbor guided emptiness map in octree traversal for fast ray casting. The...
System and method for empty space skipping in sliding texture based volume
rendering by trimming slab polygons
A method for volume rendering a digitized image includes providing a pair of adjacent 2-dimensional images of texture data, identifying a plurality of polygons...
Method and device for the safe operation of a switching device
A method and device are disclosed for safely operating a switching device with at least one main contact, which can be switched on or off, and which has contact...
Magnetic resonance apparatus with a superconducting basic field magnet
with an electrically conductive coating...
In an arrangement with a basic field magnet and with a gradient coil of a magnetic resonance apparatus, the basic field magnet includes superconducting coils...
Regenerative static excitation system for superconducting rotor
The present invention provides for a static excitation system for a superconducting rotor that comprises multiple brushes (12) in contact with the...
Motor control device and corresponding control method
The aim of the invention is to provide a speed control method for reducing current ripple and speed ripple at constant dynamics behavior while reducing the...
Electric machine with a circuit support
The invention relates to an electric machine (1) comprising a stator (21) and a rotor. The stator (21) includes at least one winding system having a plurality of...
Method for predicting a future voltage and/or current curve
According to the invention, a controlled or synchronous switching of an electrical power breaker (1) can be guaranteed by means of predicting a future voltage...
Semiconductor switching module
A semiconductor switching module includes a power semiconductor element that is embodied in planar technology. In at least one embodiment, the power...
Temperature control for an inductively heated heating element
A temperature control and method of operating the temperature control, for an inductively heated heating element. The heating element is heated by an inductor to...
The invention relates to a switch assembly comprising an essentially tubular enclosed housing. The tubular axis of the enclosed housing deviates from the...
A control module for selectively switching electrical power from a circuit breaker with the circuit breaker including a load lug coupled to a load wire and...
Compositions for use as a signal generation component and methods of using
Compositions suitable for use as signal generation components of an immunoassay, and methods for their use. According to one aspect of the invention, the...
Polysaccharide-peptide conjugates for use as thrombin substrates
The present invention relates to macromolecular polysaccharide-peptide conjugates which contain a peptide portion which C-terminally contains the amino acid...
Method of forming a catalyst element having a thermal barrier coating as
the catalyst substrate
A combustion catalyst coating (36) applied to the surface of a ceramic thermal barrier coating (34) which is supported by a metal substrate (32). The...
Two stage catalytic combustor
A catalytic combustor (14) includes a first catalytic stage (30), a second catalytic stage (40), and an oxidation completion stage (49). The first catalytic...
Receive circuit for minimizing channels in ultrasound imaging
Receive circuits and associated methods are provided for ultrasound imaging. Both subarray mixing and time division multiplexing are provided with a same...
Contact apparatus for minimizing the load of mechanically loaded SMT
At least one embodiment of the invention relates to a contact apparatus for SMT placement on a printed circuit board, the contact apparatus being provided for...
Method and apparatus for measuring on-line failure of turbine thermal
A method of remotely monitoring the radiant energy (6) emitted from a turbine component such as a turbine blade (1) having a low-reflective surface coating (3)...
Rail car collision system
A rail car collision system is disclosed that includes a front face and an underframe having a first anticlimber. The first anticlimber protrudes from and...
Coriolis flow meter having bearings for mounting the measuring tube in the
region of the oscillation nodes
There is described a mass flow meter which operates on the Coriolis principle. A measuring tube is mounted in a chamber, which is provided with at least two...
Removable diffusion stage for gas turbine engine fuel nozzle assemblages
A gas turbine engine fuel nozzle assemblage (10) comprises a nozzle outer body (25) comprising a premixing section (23) and an interiorly disposed first fuel...
Process and apparatus for producing a turbine component, turbine component
and use of the apparatus
Process and apparatus for producing a turbine component, turbine component and use of the apparatusTurbine components have to withstand high thermal and...
Glass refrigerator shelf
Refrigerator with glass door
Code generator for finite state machines
The present invention relates to a method for automatically generating HDL code, a code generator and a product for generating the code for the purpose of its...
Unified management of contextual information for a user interaction in an
A system and method for context management which addresses the above problems while isolating the context management functions from the other functional code...
Method for the encryption and decryption of data by various users
A method is for the encryption and decryption of data by various users, in which a user is assigned a data key for encrypting and decrypting data. A data...
System and method for accessing a process control automation device from a
A method for accessing an appliance, especially an automation appliance with a standardized interface, by means of a first processing device via a data network....
Method and array for transparent, dynamic provision of a web services
A method is disclosed for transparent, dynamic provision of Web services, wherein a request, for example, a SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol) message of a Web...
Method and arrangement for controlling access to data in mobile
A method and an arrangement of access to data by users in mobile communications networks which can be controlled. Data which is stored in one or more data...
Tag modeling within a decision, support, and reporting environment
A system and methods for retrieving and presenting data in a tag-based component environment. The disclosed system provides an efficient mechanism for...
Automatic indexing of digital image archives for content-based,
A method is for automatically indexing multimedia data archives and categorizing the files held therein and also to a client/server architecture in an image...
Power plant life assessment
A method of evaluating a power plant having a design life based on operating the plant within an allowable chemical exposure range includes accumulating a...
Integrated order and scheduling in a healthcare administration system
A healthcare administration system integrates the entry of an order for a medical service for a patient with the scheduling of an appointment for performing the...
System and method for remotely analyzing machine performance
Certain exemplary embodiments can comprise obtaining and analyzing data from at least one discrete machine, automatically determining relationships related to...
Device and method for sensing a position of a drive unit
The invention relates to a device and a method for sensing a position of a drive unit, in which the position can be sensed by an incremental signal transmitter...
Automatic generation control of a power distribution system
A method and system is provided for optimizing the performance of a power generation and distribution system that monitors the performance of a power system,...
Physiological sensor system for use in a magnetic resonance device
The invention relates to a physiological sensor system for recording electric measuring signals in a magnetic resonance device, comprising at least one measuring...
System and method for the joint evaluation of multi phase MR marrow images
A method for jointly evaluating multi-phase magnetic resonance bone marrow images includes receiving a plurality of magnetic resonance (MR) image sequences of...
Method and magnetic resonance tomography apparatus for correcting changes
in the basic magnetic field
In the examination of a subject with a magnetic resonance tomography apparatus, data for a slice of the subject to be examined are obtained with a sequence of a...
Method for contour visualization of regions of interest in 2D fluoroscopy
The invention relates to a method, which assists the doctor in orientation in 2D fluoroscopy images. The invention relates to a method for contour visualization...
Method and device for registering 2D projection images relative to a 3D
image data record
The invention relates to a method and a device for registering 2D projection images of an object relative to a 3D image data record of the same object, in which,...
Combined 2D and 3D nondestructive examination
An inspection apparatus (10) applying two dimensional nondestructive examination images onto a three dimensional solid model of a component (12) to display a...
System and method for quality assurance for distributed computer aided
A method for associating a computer aided detection/diagnosis result with an image including the steps of providing one or more digitized images, each image...
Data transmission method
The invention relates to a method for transmitting data between a transmitter and a receiver via a wireless data channel of a communication network (CN). The...
Method for establishing a communication connection in a direct
In order to establish a communication connection between two subscribers in a direct communication network, signaling information containing subscriber address...
Communication system and method providing a mode selection procedure
The invention relates to a method and a communication system comprising at least one first network element connectable to a second network element. At least one...
Method and system for collecting traffic data, monitoring traffic, and
automated enforcement at a centralized...
A distributed individual vehicle information capture method for capturing individual vehicle data at traffic intersections and transmitting the data to a central...