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Horn antenna with a composite emitter for a radar-based level measurement
A horn antenna suitable for use with a level measurement device and having a composite emitter structure. The emitter structure or assembly comprises an emitter...
Magnetic resonance examination platform with independently moveable bed
and antenna device
An examination platform for a magnetic resonance apparatus has a patient bed for supporting a patient, a local antenna device for acquisition of magnetic...
Magnetic resonance system having a base body and a patient bed and
inductive or capacitive signal transmission
A magnetic resonance system has a base body embodying a magnet system that generates magnetic fields in an excitation region, a patient bed that is movable, with...
System and method for fast texture-based tensor field visualization for
A method for visualizing diffusion-tensor magnetic resonance images, including the steps of providing a diffusion-tensor magnetic resonance image (DT-MRI)...
High-resolution depth-of-interaction PET detector
A depth of interaction-sensitive crystal scintillation detector features crystal types that alternate in three-dimensional checkerboard fashion, each type having...
Method and apparatus for using infrared readings to detect
misidentification of a diagnostic test strip in a...
A method and apparatus for using an infrared reading to detect the misidentification of a diagnostic test strip disposed on a feed table comprising the steps of...
Volume rendering quality adaptations for ultrasound imaging
Rendering quality parameter values are automatically set or adjusted as a function of acquisition ultrasound parameter values. The rendering quality is...
Hollow CMC airfoil with internal stitch
A CMC airfoil (20) formed with CMC stitches (37) interconnected between opposed walls (26, 28) of the airfoil to restrain outward flexing of the walls resulting...
Mechanism for remotely measuring medical treatment system bed deflection
A bed for a medical treatment system. The system has a medical treatment device, such as a CT scanner or radiation therapy system, oriented in a spatial...
Float for a fill level sensor
The invention relates to a float (5) for a fill level sensor, comprised of a fuel-resistant plastic (7), an expanding means (8) and/or filler (9), whereby the...
Fluid flow distributor apparatus for gas turbine engine mid-frame section
A plenum (210) in a gas turbine engine mid-frame section (200) comprises one or more annular flow splitters (240) spaced from an inboard annular wall (232) that...
In order to make it possible for a patient to easily and safely mount a patient table in a manner which requires little effort, at least one, especially...
Display for dishwasher
Display for dishwasher
Control and diagnostics of power delivery system
A method of monitoring a power delivery system includes receiving a gating signal packet from a power cell or other component of the power delivery system. The...
System and method for tree-model visualization for pulmonary embolism
A system and method for tree-model visualization for detecting an abnormality in an anatomical tree structure are provided. The method comprises: fitting a...
CAD (computer-aided decision) support systems and methods
CAD (computer-aided decision) support systems, methods and tools are provided for automated decision support for screening, evaluating, and/or diagnosing medial...
Greetings based on presence status
A voice message system utilizes presence status information obtained from a presence server in playing inbox greeting to incoming callers. The presence status...
Method, x-ray tube and imaging system for adjusting the position of the
x-ray tube focus
In order to reduce the influence of magnetic interference fields on the position of an x-ray focus of an x-ray tube, the deviation of a current focus position...
Device for contact-free transmission of signals and measured data in a
computed tomography apparatus
An x-ray computed tomography apparatus has a stationary unit and a rotatable unit, carrying an x-ray source and a radiation detector. The rotatable unit rotates...
Operating method for X-ray equipment
A control device pivots an X-ray arrangement repeatedly between two final angular positions about a pivot axis. Projections of an object arranged in the region...
Method and computed tomography system for producing tomograms of an object
A method and a computed tomography system are disclosed for producing computed tomograms of an object. A set of detector output data that represent beams over a...
Method for providing PSTN/ISDN services in next generation networks
Switching points in current voice telephony networks (PSTN/ISDN) deal with the control of links and useful channels. Next generation networks which are designed...
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...