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Transducer static discharge methods and apparatus
Light exposure may reduce the static charge inside a capacitive membrane transducer. For example, ultraviolet light shines on or in a cell. The light increases...
Systems, devices, and methods for securing covers
Certain exemplary embodiments comprise a system comprising an enclosure structure configured to restrict access to an electrical meter. The system can comprise a...
System and method for cache-friendly volumetric image memory storage
A method of storing a digital image in a computer memory includes providing a N-dimensional digital image, defining an offset for each image element (x.sub.1, ....
Radio-frequency coil arrangement
A radio-frequency coil arrangement has a number of conductor traces forming basic coils and with capacitors interconnected in the conductor traces. Conductor...
Method and control device for determination of the position of a local
coil in a magnetic resonance apparatus
In a method for determination of a position of a local coil on a bed in at least one spatial direction within a magnetic resonance scanner, a signal intensity...
Electrical machine with preloaded ball race and method for manufacturing
An electrical machine with a ball race preloaded by elastic deformation of a bearing end plate as well as a method for manufacturing the same comprises a stator...
Automated bypass method and apparatus
An arrangement that provides power to an electrical device includes an inverter, first and second switches, and a bypass controller. The first switch has open...
Method for utilizing slag
In a process for utilizing slag containing oxidic iron particles, adding a reducing agent and reducing oxidic iron particles of the slag are charging the slag...
Measuring transducer movement methods and systems for multi-dimensional
Methods and systems for measuring transducer movement are provided. For example, free-hand scanning for three-dimensional imaging is provided. An optical sensor...
Backplane for use in a push-in rack for peripherals
A backplane for use in a push-in rack for peripherals includes slots with plug connectors that connect with peripherals which have been pushed into the push-in...
Mounting device having de-energized and energized positions for a
switchgear mounted thereon
A mounting device includes a switchgear, which is mounted thereon and which can, via plug contacts, be brought into contact with mating plug contacts of the...
X-ray recording device with an X-ray detector and an X-ray emitter
An X-ray recording device has an X-ray detector and an X-ray emitter aligned with one another on a mobile supporting device, the supporting device being...
Water-bearing domestic appliance comprising a drainage pump and
corresponding drainage pump
A water-bearing domestic appliance includes a retainer for retaining items to be subjected to a liquid treatment and a drainage pump having an inlet through...
Device and method for collecting wastewater in dishwashers
A device for collecting waste water in a dishwashing machine. The device includes a pump well and a sump section, with the sump section communicating with the...
Internal combustion engine and method for controlling a supercharged
internal combustion engine
The invention relates to n internal combustion engine and method for controlling a supercharged internal combustion engine, wherein a deviation of the actual...
Anticlimber for railroad vehicles
A rail vehicle comprising an anticlimber disposed in a vehicle end region and extending over substantially the entire width of the vehicle, wherein there is...
Integrated impact protecting system
An integrated impact energy management system is provided for managing a wide range of impact energies exerted upon impact of a vehicle with an object. The...
Disclosed is a blasting device for blasting a part of a turbine blade, which has a blade root, a blade platform and a blade airfoil, with a blasting cubicle,...
Automation system with automation objects consisting of module components
An automation system with at least one automation object having a first component for generating a system functionality, a second component for generating a base...
Systems, methods, and devices for generating variable-frequency pulses
At least one exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes a method comprising obtaining a first frequency and a second frequency. The method also...
Electronic control device and method for controlling the operation of
motor vehicle components
The operating voltage is monitored in a microcontroller having associated output stages which are used to control components. In the case of over-voltage, the...
System and method for configuring and parametrizing a machine used in
An aim of a system and method for configuring and parametrizing a machine used in automation technology is to simplify configuration of an automation process....
Device for recording electrophysiological signals and for displaying the
signals or signal information elements...
Device for recording electrophysiological signals and for displaying the signals or signal information elements which are derived therefrom, comprising a...
Preemphasis of an optical wavelength multiplex signal
Methods are described for preemphasizing an optical multiplex signal that comprises a plurality of signals having different wavelengths, which are transmitted by...
Fast parametric non-rigid image registration based on feature
A method and system for non-rigidly registering a fixed to a moving image utilizing a B-Spline based free form deformation (FFD) model is disclosed. The...
System and method for efficient feature estimation for medical images
A method for estimating feature values from a digitized image includes calculating a gradient of an image, defining a filter weighting function, convolving the...
Method for post-editing a medical image data set
A method is for post-editing a first image data set using a post-editing software program, the image having initially been obtained using an image producing...
Presence enhanced outcalling
An outcalling system considers subscriber presence information in determining when to initiate attempts to deliver messages to the subscriber. The subscriber...
Radiography device for recording dynamic processes and associated
There is described a radiography device for recording dynamic processes and an associated recording method. The radiography arrangement is used to examine...
Electronic trip indicator
Certain exemplary embodiments comprise an apparatus comprising, a circuit breaker comprising: an integral thermo-magnetic trip device adapted to trip said...
Maglatch mechanism for use in lighting control pod
An electrical contact assembly includes a magnetic latch solenoid for actuating a moveable contact of a contact pair. The magnetic latch solenoid includes a...
Tomographic measuring system and method for conducting measurements
A tomographic measuring system is disclosed with at least two tomographic measuring devices, of which at least a first can interfere with a second in a manner...
Household appliance comprising an operating strip
Known household appliances for integrating into a sector of a worktop include an operating strip containing at least one operating element and having a...
Biplane X-ray system
In a biplane X-ray system, a robot is used for moving at least a pair comprising an X-ray radiation source and an X-ray detector. The robot can be a buckling arm...
Catalytic oxidation module for a gas turbine engine
A catalytic oxidation module (28) for a gas turbine engine (10) includes a bundle (50) of tubular elements (30) separating a first fluid flow of a combustion...
Systems and method for integrative medical decision support
A system for providing medical decision support for diagnosis and treatment of disease comprises a medical knowledge database comprising medical information, the...
System and method for automatically segmenting bones in computed
tomography angiography data
A system and method for automatically segmenting bone regions from Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA) volume data is disclosed. A locally operated bone...
Method and wirelessly connectable communications device for
packet-oriented data transmission
In order to transmit data packets between a wirelessly connectable communications device and a communications partner, particularly during a handover process,...
Method for transmitting data in a WLAN network
The invention relates to a method for transmitting data in a WLAN network (WLAN=Wireless Local Area Network) during which WLAN messages are transmitted in the L2...
Data transmission method with a lower probability of erroneous rejection
A method transmits data between a base station and a terminal in a communication system. According to said method, data is transmitted subdivided into time...
System and method for efficient filter design through weighted difference
of Gaussian filters
A method of designing filters for filtering digitized images includes constructing a set of difference-of-Gaussian (DoG) filters that partition a frequency...
Method for movement-compensation in imaging
In a method for mathematical compensation of a periodic movement of an organ in a first image-generation method used to image said organ, two time series of...
Method and unit for refining digital x-ray images
method for simplifying the adjustment of a digital x-ray device for the refinement of the x-ray images, and to an image refining unit for carrying out said...
Video-based encroachment detection
A method and system for video-based encroachment detection are provided, the method including receiving first and second images, modeling a background from the...
Method for controlling a connection in a packet-oriented communication
network and arrangements for...
Disclosed is a method for controlling a connection, according to which a signaling control device of the communication network triggers a first of several...
Data transmission method
A method for transmitting data via a data transmission channel in a communication network. The transmission channel is made available for the wireless...
Method and arrangement for configuration of a device in a data network
In order to configure a device (EG) in a data network (LAN), an address for an address assignment server (DHCP) is first of all stored in the device (EG). The...
System for adaptive display of video image segments
A system determines available system resources along with the complexity of video clips in order to initiate and adapt automatic video clip playback. A method...
System and method for determining a position, in particular for augmented
The invention relates to a system for determining the position of a user and/or a moving device by means of tracking methods, in particular for augmented reality...