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Automated identification of cardiac events with medical ultrasound
Automated analysis of ultrasound data is provided to extract event times, such as valve opening and closing times. Different types of ultrasound data, such as...
Acoustic disruption minimizing systems and methods
Unipolar, bipolar or sinusoidal transmitters may leave the transmitter in any of various states at the end of one pulse. Undesired acoustic energy may be...
X-ray system for the creation of diagnostic X-ray images using contrast
An x-ray system is disclosed including a selector for finding an optimum combination between the contrast medium and the energy spectrum of an x-radiation for a...
Remote enabling/disabling of a limited-use medical device
A remotely controlled medical instrument enhances safety and reliability. The medical instrument may be remotely enabled (unlocked) or disabled (locked). The...
Revolving device for a conveyor chain or a conveyor belt
There is described a revolving device for a conveyor chain or a conveyor belt, wherein at least one magnet exerts an attracting or a repelling force on the...
Anti-climbing device for railay carriages
The invention relates to an anti-climbing device (2) for railway carriages, which is fixed at least at one end of the carriage at a defined height and extends...
Photo-multiplier tube removal tool
A tool is provided including a ratchet assembly including a handle grip and a socket; and a clamping assembly including a clamp with a notch; wherein the ratchet...
Multiple position support structure
A multiple position support structure is disclosed. The support structure comprising a base, a planar member configured for supporting a patient, a linking...
Pillow for fixing of shoulders of patients in magnetic resonance
A pillow, for supporting and fixing the shoulders of an examination subject in the respective housings of different shoulder coils in a magnetic resonance...
System and method for reduction of wait time for software updates
A system and method is disclosed for performing maintenance on a mission critical system while minimizing unavailability of the system to users. The system...
Directory service in an automation system
The invention relates to a directory service that simplifies the provision of information within an automation system. The directory service serves to provide...
Method for integrating quantitative measurements of imaging systems with
reporting applications of medical...
A method and system for reporting quantitative measurement information includes forming a message with quantitative measurement information; converting the data...
Data synchronizer with failover facility
A data management system with data stored in multiple disparate formats in synchronized stores, method of synchronizing the data and recovering from ...
Method of presentation for data records
Data records contain identification data and user data and are either contained in a highest grouping level or are directly subordinate to precisely one data...
Interface unit for automation systems and method of providing and
installing such an interface
A method of integrating a machine or installation into an engineering/control system within the facility, such as an automation system, comprises the steps of...
Method for the transmission of a global pilot signal between stations of a
radio communication system and...
The invention relates to a method for the transmission of a global pilot signal from a base station of a radio communication system to a user station and a base...
Method for reduction of the power consumption of a mobile data memory;
application of the method to an...
The invention relates to a method for reduction of the power consumption of a mobile data memory with a non-contact data transmission by means of a read/write...
Mr method and apparatus for determining coronal and sagittal image planes
from an image data set of a knee joint
In a method for determination of coronal and sagittal planes for the subsequent acquisition of new magnetic resonance slice images or the representation of...
Systems and methods for providing automated regional myocardial assessment
for cardiac imaging
Systems and methods are provided for automated assessment of regional myocardial function using wall motion analysis methods that analyze various...
Method and CT unit for taking x-ray CT pictures of a patient's beating
A method and a CT unit are disclosed for taking cardio X-ray CT pictures, in the case of which a synthetic clock signal is used to display a clock, during each...
Arrangement for protection of electronic components
In devices for producing strong current high power impulses, the electronic components, which include passive components including capacitors and/or switch...
Gas-tight encapsulating enclosure for a power transmission device
A gas-tight enclosure casing surrounds an enclosure casing interior space. A sight glass is situated on the enclosure casing and enables an area located inside...
Multi-level light curtain with structure light sources and imaging sensors
Systems and methods for detecting an obstruction in a detector surface fields are provided. In one respect, a set of lines may be projected over substantially a...
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...