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Method and apparatus for post-processing of a 3D image data record, in
particular for virtual colonography
A method is disclosed for post-processing of a 3D image data record which has been recorded by way of an imaging tomographic appliance of a body area, and covers...
Method for knowledge based image segmentation using shape models
A method for segmenting an object of interest from an image of a patient having such object. Each one of a plurality of training shapes is distorted to overlay a...
Method and functional unit for quality monitoring of image acquisitions
and simultaneous implementation of an...
A method is provided for simultaneously implementing an image preprocessing and storing of presentation states during a running image transfer by sending...
Combined image processing computer for medical diagnostics in the fields
of radiography and fluoroscopy
A combination radiography and fluoroscopy system includes in one embodiment a radiography radiation generator and radiography radiation receiver, a fluoroscopy...
Avoiding malfunctions in media gateway controllers and/or media gateways
An efficient change to the coding of terminations at a media gateway is made possible by means of a method for carrying out an instruction (2), signalled by a...
Device and method for billing connections that are routed via a packet
In one aspect, a method for billing for a connection routed via a packet network is provided. According to the method, billing is started the when the connection...
Wireless local area network with clients having extended freedom of
A wireless virtual local area network (VLAN) and a device selectively connecting to the wireless VLAN over a second wireless network that may be independent of...
Method for combining data packets by a telecommunication device
A method combining data packets by a telecommunication device, whereby a first data packet comprising a first retransmission number being received by the...
Switching system comprising switchgear that can be contacted via pin
A switching system includes switchgear that can be contacted via pin contacts. In at least one embodiment, the switching system is provided with pin contacts and...
Engine control device
An engine control device, especially an engine control device having an internal by-pass, is disclosed. The universally applicable engine control device includes...
Electrical entity with opening of the load current circuit in an
There is described an electrical system including a device which features a load current circuit and connection terminals for connection of the load current...
Remote control for issuing commands to a remote-controlled device
The invention relates to a remote control for issuing commands to a remote-controlled device in a wireless manner. In said remote control, an assignment mode can...
System for harmonizing a motor vehicle's status information between at
least two ID transmitters
In a system for harmonizing a motor vehicle's status information (S1) between at least two ID transmitters (5, 6, . . . ) of a vehicle-accessing device, the...
Lighting control module mechanical override
A switching device for selectively switching electrical power from an electrical power source to a load circuit comprises a housing. An electromechanical...
Current lead of superconducting magnet of magnetic resonance system
A current lead for the superconducting magnet of a magnetic resonance system, the superconducting magnet being refrigerated by a cold head, has a positive...
Power delivery system including interchangeable cells
A power cell system includes a structure that provides multiple power cell locations. The system also includes at least one regenerative power cell, and at least...
Monolithic piezo actuator with a change in the electrode structure in the
junction region, and use of the piezo...
A piezo actuator in a monolithic multilayer design, has at least one piezoelectrically active stack element, wherein the stack element has stacked piezoceramic...
Apparatus for two-dimensional transducers 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...
Synchronous linear motor with non-contacting scanning of the toothed
structure of the secondary part
The aim of the invention is the equipping of a synchronous linear motor with a non-permanently-magnetic secondary part with a simple positional measuring system....
Optical module and optical system
An optical module has a circuit carrier, a housed semiconductor element placed on the circuit carrier, and a lens unit for projecting electromagnetic radiation...
Calibrating a positron emission tomography scanner
A method for calibrating a positron emission tomography scanner of a radiation therapy device is provided. The method includes applying at least one defined...
An electrical switching device, especially a high-voltage circuit breaker, contains arcing contacts and nominal current contacts. At least one of the nominal...
Wastewater treatment system
The invention is directed to a method and apparatus for treating wastewater. The wastewater treatment system includes a bioreactor including activated carbon and...
Array rotation for ultrasound catheters
A transducer array is connected with a catheter housing. As the transducer array is rotated, the catheter housing also rotates. As a result, at least a portion...
Panoramic elasticity ultrasound imaging
Using compression, tissue elasticity data from two or more different fields of view is acquired. Since different amounts of compression may be used for the...
Medical diagnostic ultrasound system and method
A medical diagnostic ultrasound system comprises several subsystems, such as a transmit beamformer, a receive beamformer, a B-mode processor, a Doppler processor...
High current coaxial connection with two plug elements, and gradient coil
A high-current coaxial connection with two plug elements that can be connected with one another, in particular to connect a current-carrying coaxial conductor to...
Sealing assembly for a spindle
A spindle apparatus includes a housing for rotatable support of a spindle. The spindle is sealed by a brush seal in order to prevent fluid, contained in the...
Method and patient bed for positioning a patient in a medical examination
In a method for simplified positioning of a patient bed positioning information of a measurement position of the patient bed is recorded and retained as a forced...
Line-based calibration of ultrasound transducer integrated with a pose
Apparatus for calibrating an ultrasound transducer providing B-scans for two-dimensional (2D) images, includes: an ultrasound probe for providing B-scans; a...
A heat shield according to the invention on a support structure comprises a number of heat shield elements, which are configured and arranged on the support...
Drying method for a household appliance and household appliance for
carrying the drying method
A drying method for a household appliance such as a dishwasher comprises a Peltier-element in addition to a heat-emitting part and also a heat-absorbing part for...
Control elements with surface ornamentation
Method for the protected transmission of data, particularly transmission
over an air interface
The method relates to the protected transmission of data (D0-D4), the coding (`S,` `0`-`F`) of which is represented, respectively, by a sequence (FR0-FR4) of a...
Electrical motor drive and method for operating such electrical motor
A compensation of cyclical interferences occurring during operation of motor controlled by an electrical motor drive comprising the controllable motor and a...
Method for optimizing the functioning of a plurality of compressor units
and corresponding device
In a method for controlling a compression installation (1), the installation has at least two compressor units (i=1, , N) that can be separately turned on or...
System and method for supporting a patient during medical imaging
A medical imaging system having a patient support apparatus is provided. The medical imaging system includes a framework portion and a kit of rigid modular...
Neural network based method for displaying an examination image with
normalized grayscale values
Image processing method for a digital medical examination image, the pixels of which are assigned a gray-scale value in each instance, with a minimum and a...
System and method for reducing circular artifacts in tomographic imaging
A method of reducing ring artifacts in tomographic images including providing an original digitized projection measurement comprising a plurality of intensities...
Device for on-line data acquisition in three-dimensional positron emission
A device for improved on-line histogramming of data acquired in a Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scan. The device is a Smart DRAM (SD) PCI card, of which...
Hearing device and corresponding method for inserting the hearing device
A linking element is provided for a hearing device, which connects the first behind-the-ear part and second behind-the-ear-part. In one embodiment the linking...
Cover fixture for at least one microphone input of a hearing device
Protective facilities in microphone inputs of a hearing device should be able to be exchanged in a more user-friendly manner. For this purpose, provision is made...
Method for creating and distributing cryptographic keys in a mobile radio
system and corresponding mobile radio...
A first cryptographic key (318) and a second cryptographic key (322) are created by a mobile radio terminal (103) and by a computer of the home communications...
Device for protecting electronic modules in a multi-voltage on-board
electrical system against short circuits
A device for protecting electronic modules in a multivoltage on-board electrical wiring system comprising a first accumulator of a low on-board electrical wiring...
Systems and methods of gradient assisted volume rendering
A system and method for rendering an image that includes accessing image data and dividing the image data into one or more blocks. One or more corner points of...
Method and system for the alignment of an earth station antenna with a
There is described a method for the alignment of an earth station antenna with a satellite antenna, wherein a reference signal, emitted by the earth station...
Device and method for determining the sensor position of sensor units of a
driver assistance system
A device and a method determine sensor positions of sensor units of a driver assistance system, especially a parking aid system of a vehicle. The sensor units...
Method and device for testing the measuring value of at least one level
sensor arranged in a fuel tank
Disclosed is a method and device for testing the measuring value of at least one filling level sensor arranged in a fuel tank. A plurality of measurements are...
Multiphase DC chopper and method for operating a multiphase DC chopper
A multiphase DC chopper converts an input voltage of an input capacitor into an output voltage of an output capacitor. The multiphase DC chopper has a plurality...
Truncation compensation in transmission reconstructions for a small FOV
cardiac gamma camera
A method and system for compensating truncated transmission projection data used for attenuation correction in a SPECT apparatus. The method and system include...