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Distance measurement for building automation devices with wireless data
In a building environment, a distance associated with a building automation device is determined as a function of an interval or an inserted time delay between a...
Optical method and device for detecting surface and structural defects of
a travelling hot product
An optical method and device for detecting surface and structural defects of a traveling hot product, such as flat metal products during hot rolling, is...
Method and apparatus for discrete mesh filleting and rounding through ball
A method and apparatus for rounding a sharp edge of a model of an object is disclosed whereby a ball is propagated in a desired direction along the edge to be...
Magnetic resonance apparatus with RF amplifier(s) disposed within the
spaced distance between the primary and...
An arrangement configured for controlling an antenna arrangement in a magnetic resonance device has an antenna arrangement that surrounds an examination region...
Method and apparatus for acquisition of magnetic resonance data
In a magnetic resonance method and apparatus for acquisition of measurement data from a subject, k-space to be scanned into an inner region and an outer region,...
Method and device for monitoring radio-frequency exposure in a magnetic
In a method and device for monitoring the physiologically effective radio-frequency exposure in at least one specific volume region of an examination subject in...
Solid state detector for recording X-ray images with photovoltaic power
In order to simplify the usability of solid state detectors, in particular mobile and wireless solid state detectors, a solid state detector is disclosed for...
Method for determination of the risk to disturbance-free operation of a
The invention relates to a method for determining the chance of a disturbance-free operation of a frequency converter (2) connected to a feeding network (18)....
Methods for managing electrical power
Certain exemplary embodiments comprise a system comprising a plurality of Active Front End units adapted to be electrically coupled to a direct current (DC) bus....
Machine, in particular production machine, machine tool and/or robot
A production machine includes an electrical positioning drive having a stator and a moveable member displaceable relative to the stator in at least one travel...
A wide voltage converter includes a power-supply-side converter unit, n load-side converter units, and a step-up/step-down converter device having n...
CMOS flat X-ray detector
A large-area CMOS flat X-ray detector is disclosed. The detector includes a plurality of CMOS detector chips, mounted on a substrate with a butt joint. Two...
Antibodies which are directed against the Marburg I polymorphism of factor
VII-activating protease (FSAP), and...
The invention relates to antibodies which are directed against the FSAP Marburg I variant and to their preparation and use, in particular in therapy and...
Self regenerating desulfurizer for gaseous fuels
In one embodiment the present invention provides for a regenerable sulfur remover that comprises a gaseous flow 2, a first layer in line with the gaseous flow 6,...
Method and apparatus for discharging slag from gasification reactors
A method and device for evacuating ash and slag from reactors for pressure gasification of fuels, said fuels including coals of various ranks, cokes or...
Conveyor carousel with distributed drive system
A carousel according to the invention uses a number of smaller, less expensive drive units at different locations along the carousel path in place of a single...
Arrangement for improving the drying performance of an automatic
An arrangement for improving a drying performance of an automatic dishwasher including at least one dish basket is provided. The automatic dishwasher is adapted...
Fluid level detector and analyzer
An electronic technique is used for identifying a fluid and determining its level in a container. Specifically, impedance spectroscopy is applied to fluid...
Diagnostic system and method for a valve, especially a check valve of a
positive displacement pump
A diagnostic system and method for a valve, especially a check valve of a positive displacement pump, including at least one solid-borne sound sensor is...
Method and system for function testing a valve
In a method or system for function testing of a safety valve in engineering plant, it is tested whether the safety valve travels from a normal position to a...
Pilot combustor for stabilizing combustion in gas turbine engines
The subject application is directed to burners for gas turbine engines that use a pilot flame to assist in sustaining and stabilizing the combustion process. An...
Method of using configuration files for configuring technical devices
Method for the provision and use of configuration files for configuring technical devices.The present invention relates to a method for the provision and use of...
Real time communications system
A real-time communications system of networked communications devices, method and program product for operating such a system. E-mail activity is, monitored for...
Artery-vein separation and vessel modeling
A system and method for artery-vein separation and vessel modeling are provided, the system including an adapter unit, a centerline locating unit in signal...
Method for operating a process plant, process plant and computer program
A method for operating a process plant, in which at the process level a number of items of alarm information are generated to display improper operating...
Arrangement for the transmission of data
There is described a device for the transmission of data between a portable electronic unit and a field unit, whereby a cable is provided, connected at the one...
Method and device for improved ECG triggering
The invention relates to a method and a device for improved imaging by means of ECG triggering. A first trigger time A and a second trigger time B, as well as a...
Method for transmitting at least one first and second data signal in
polarization multiplex in an optical...
The invention relates to a method for transmitting at least one first and second data signal in polarization multiplex. To this end, the invention provides that,...
Semi-local active contour for a faint region detection in knee CT images
An exemplary method of detecting a structure in a three-dimensional (3D) computed tomography ("CT") knee image is provided. An intensity prior mask is created...
Method for simple geometric visualization of tubular anatomical structures
A method is disclosed for visualizing tubular anatomical structures from 3D recorded medical images, in particular coronary vessel structures, in the case of...
Method and system for registering pre-procedural images with
intra-procedural images using a pre-computed...
A system and method for registering pre-operative images of an object with an intra-operative image of the object is disclosed. Prior to an operative procedure,...
System and method for detecting features from images of vehicles
A method of detecting a feature of a vehicle in an image of a vehicle includes providing a digitized image of a vehicle, providing a first filter mask over a...
Method for characterizing shape, appearance and motion of an object that
is being tracked
A method for generating Pairwise Active Appearance Models (PAAMs) that characterize shape, appearance and motion of an object and using the PAAM to track the...
Method for establishing a connection between a terminal and an operating
mobile radio network, mobile radio...
According to the inventive method, a message is transmitted from an operating mobile radio network (NW2) to a terminal (MS1a) that identifies coding techniques...
Apparatus to override the redirect or reject feature at an SIP end point
In some embodiments, a do not redirect or reject call management system may include one or more of the following features: (a) a memory comprising, (i) a do not...
Method and arrangement for the rapid adjustment of the tilt of optical WDM
An anti-pump laser (AL) is used in addition to a tilt correction pumplaser (KL) for Raman tilt control, said anti-pump laser injecting an anti-pump signal into a...
Apparatus and method of detecting wear in an abradable coating system
A component for use in a combustion turbine (10) is provided that includes a substrate (212) and an abradable coating system (216) deposited on the substrate...
Image plane sensing methods and systems for intra-patient probes
A position of an imaging plane relative to a catheter or other probe is aligned with tissue of interest. Ultrasound tissue images may be registered to the...
Microfabricated ultrasonic transducer array for 3-D imaging and method of
operating the same
A capacitive microfabricated transducer array used for 3-D imaging, with a relatively large elevation dimension and a bias control of the elevation aperture in...
A strand-guiding roll for supporting and guiding cast metal strands in a continuous casting installation, having a central rotatable shaft and having at least...
Method for controlling a piezoelectric actuator and control unit for
controlling a piezoelectric actuator
A method for controlling a piezoelectric actuator which displaces a control element of an injection valve includes the step of charging the actuator until a...
Catalytic oxidation element for a gas turbine engine
A gas turbine engine (10) includes a catalytic oxidation element (62). The catalytic oxidation element includes a pressure boundary element (24) receiving a...
Washing machine feature
Method for transmitting data in the access area
In state of the art baseband methods, the range in the access area decreases with increasing transmission speed. When a limit is reached with a predetermined...
Method and arrangement for setting up and updating a user interface for
accessing information pages in a data...
The aim of the invention is to establish and update a user interface allowing a user to access data pages in a data network. Said aim is achieved by the fact...
Patient data mining
The present invention provides a data mining framework for mining high-quality structured clinical information. The data mining framework includes a data miner...
The invention relates to a ventilation device for artificially ventilating component groups mounted on the support thereof. The inventive ventilation device...
An automation system includes at least one device that detects measured values and is connected to a automated process, at least one field device connected to...
Device for guiding a magnetic element
A device for guiding a magnetic element has magnet holders that can be pivoted about vertical axes from an operating position to a rest position, such that a...