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Incorporating spatial knowledge for classification
We propose using different classifiers based on the spatial location of the object. The intuitive idea behind this approach is that several classifiers may learn...
The manner of informing a user about the current setting of manually adjustable parameters in a hearing aid is to be improved. In addition it is proposed that an...
Apparatus and systems for utilizing caller ID data to automate return call
Apparatus and systems for recording Call ID data and transmitting the Caller ID data to remote telecommunications devices on demand, to fully or partially...
X-ray system and method for composition of x-ray images
In an imaging acquisition system and method, successive x-ray images and successive optical images are respectively acquired from an examination subject....
Computed tomography system with stationary anode ring
A computer tomography system has a stationary x-ray tube, that has an anode ring and at least one cathode ring, that extends through 360.degree. in a system...
Fifth generation x-ray computed tomography system and operating method
A fifth generation x-ray computed tomography system has at least one electron beam generator that generates at least one electron beam, an anode ring or partial...
Method for generating cardiac CT representations with application of a
contrast medium, and multi-tube CT...
A method is disclosed for generating cardiac CT representations of a beating heart of a patient with the aid of a multi-tube CT system with application of a...
Communication terminal with WLAN base station functionality or WLAN client
In one aspect a communication terminal comprising a first interface, a second interface is provided, and a connection unit. The first interface for connecting to...
Method and circuit for controlling a rectifier
A method for controlling a rectifier, connected to an AC power network, of a drive converter which is provided with a load-end pulse-controlled rectifier is...
Pulse radar system with a signal integration device having a sample and
In a pulse radar system where received echo pulses are expanded in time by multiplication with sampling pulses and subsequent integration, the effect of...
Method of reducing eddy currents caused by a gradient magnetic field in a
magnetic resonance system
A method for reducing eddy currents caused by the gradient magnetic field in a magnetic resonance system employs an anti-eddy current device formed by a number...
Magnetic resonance system and method for determining a diffusion-weighted
In a method for determination of a diffusion-weighted image of an examination subject in a magnetic resonance system, a diffusion-weighted data set is acquired...
In order to be able to electric drives in very tight installation spaces, e.g. in propulsion vehicles or machine tools, an electric machine (1) is proposed...
Superconducting coil support structures
Support structures (100) for attaching superconducting conductors (106) to a rotor (50) of an electrical machine (10). The support structures (100) are...
Image sensor for a fluorescence scanner
An image sensor for a fluorescence scanner for recording both optical and fluorescence images is described. The image sensor includes an image detector and a...
Poly(ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene) membranes
Porous polymeric membranes including HALAR.RTM. (poly(ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene)) and related compounds and the methods of production thereof which avoid...
External profile for turbine blade airfoil
A turbine blade including an airfoil having a pressure sidewall and a suction sidewall joined together along an upstream leading edge and a downstream trailing...
Method of measuring in situ differential emissivity and temperature
A method for measuring the differential emissivity between two sites on the surface of a body and the temperature of the two sites. The method includes a...
Cold spraying installation and cold spraying process with modulated gas
The cold spraying process according to the invention uses cold gas streams whose properties (temperature (T), particle density (.rho.), pressure (p), particle...
Axially staged combustion system for a gas turbine engine
An axially staged combustion system is provided for a gas turbine engine comprising a main body structure having a plurality of first and second injectors. First...
Reversing linear drive comprising means for detecting an armature position
A reversing linear drive which comprises a field coil and a magnetic armature that is excited by the magnetic field of the field coil to perform a linear,...
Convection cooled frequency converter
Power supply device having communication channels with different types of
The invention relates to a power supply device that has a plurality of power supply components. The power supply components are provided with one communication...
Method for the computer-assisted evaluation of characteristic values of a
During a total temporal interval a plurality of characteristic values of the technical system are determined. The total temporal interval is divided into a...
Medical ontologies for computer assisted clinical decision support
Medical ontology information is used for mining and/or probabilistic modeling. A domain knowledge base may be automatically or semi-automatically created by a...
Dual toll system
A charging device (BEV) on an vehicle (FAR), for a dual toll system (SYS), is capable of receiving positional data from a position determining system (PES),...
Method for the characteristic map-based obtention of values for a control
parameter of an installation
Disclosed is a method for the characteristic map-based obtention of values for at least one control parameter of an installation, particularly an internal...
Control system for the parking brake of a brake system in a motor vehicle
In a system for controlling a parking brake of a brake system of a motor vehicle, a first target value for the braking force of the parking brake is predefined...
Method and medical imaging system for compensating for patient motion
Disclosed herein is a method, and system (1) for implementing same, to compensate for patient motion in series recordings in medical imaging, in which a...
GPU accelerated multi-label digital photo and video editing
A method and system for segmenting an object in a digital image are disclosed. A user selects at least one foreground pixel or node located within the object and...
Image segmentation using isoperimetric trees
In a method of image segmentation, a tree is derived from input data. A no-fill ordering of a matrix is produced, the matrix representing the tree. A system of...
System and method for fast tensor field segmentation
Segmenting a digitized image includes providing a diffusion tensor field image, partitioning the image into 2 regions, each point being assigned to one of the...
Method for correcting truncation artifacts
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for correcting truncation artifacts in a tomographic process of an object under medical examination. To...
Method and communication arrangement for alternately operating a terminal
at at least two communication nodes
For alternate operation of a terminal (EG1) at at least two communication nodes (GK1, GK2), the terminal (EG1) is first registered with a first of the...
Apparatus and method for detecting overlapping flat objects with a doubles
detector and electronic images of...
An apparatus for detecting overlapping flat objects, wherein each object has flat sides and narrow sides, includes a doubles detector configured to derive at...
Arrangement comprising two elements which can be rotatably displaced in
respect of one another
Data is to be exchanged between a rotating element and a further element, with the rotating element being rotated by way of a hollow shaft. Light is coupled into...
Method and apparatus for introduction of high boiling point streams at low
The present invention is a method and apparatus for sampling a high-temperature gaseous process stream containing components with high boiling points. The...
Turbo-engine and rotor for a turbo-engine
The invention relates to a rotor for a non-positive-displacement machine, particularly a rotor for a compressor of a gas turbine, on which at least one shaft...
Steam generator in horizontal constructional form
The invention relates to a steam generator whose continuously heating evaporator surface is arranged in a hot gas channel for a hot gas passage in a...
Method for detecting the ambient pressure in an internal combustion engine
There is described a method for detecting the ambient pressure by a pressure sensor in the intake pipe of an internal combustion engine. A throttle flap is...
Display for dishwasher
Display for dishwasher
Method for encoding a structured document
A method is for encoding a structured document, particularly an XML document, during which the contents of the document are converted into a binary...
Service-oriented protection scheme for a radio access network
The present invention supports a protection path in a radio access network in order to continue communication between terminating nodes of the radio access...
Method for the transmission of data packets in a mobile radio system and
corresponding mobile radio system
A method transmits data packets in a mobile radio system and corresponding mobile radio system. The method permits an immediate transmission of data packets to...
Method for pre-emphasis of optical signals in a transmission system
A method for pre-emphasising transmitted signals in channels for multiplex signals along a transmission path comprising supply and/or branch points is provided....
GGN segmentation in pulmonary images for accuracy and consistency
A method and system for ground glass nodule (GGN) segmentation. The invention comprises methods and systems for GGN segmentation using adaptive intensity models...
2D visualization for rib analysis
An exemplary method of visualization is provided. A centerline is computed for each of a plurality of ribs in a three-dimensional (3D) image. The each of the...