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Source array translation for digital tomosynthesis
A system includes emission of first radiation from a plurality of radiation sources disposed in a fixed relationship to each other, the first radiation emitted...
Rectangular coil made of strip-shaped superconductors containing
high-T.sub.c-superconductor material and use...
A rectangular coil has several successive windings which are made of a strip-shaped super conductor, which contains at least one core which is embedded in a...
Multi-dimensional ultrasound transducer array
In k.sub.31 mode, a vibration is along an axis or orthogonal to the poling or electric field orientation. The direction of vibration is toward a face of an...
Long stator motor
A long stator motor, particularly for driving a magnetic levitation transport system, includes a stator iron, inside of which grooves for accommodating cable...
Selection line and serial control of remote operated devices in an
integrated power distribution system
A power distribution apparatus for distributing electrical power includes circuit breaker modules and remote operated devices mounted separately in a panel. The...
Biosensor with smart card configuration
A biosensor that has a smart card configuration includes a semiconductor chip including a bioactive structure and contact areas disposed on a first side of the...
Tie bar for two pole switching device
A multipole switching device for selectively switching electrical power from an electrical power source to a load circuit comprises a first control device...
Turbine seal plate locking system
A seal plate assembly is provided in a rotor disc for a turbine engine. The seal plate assembly includes a radially extending flange on the disc and an annular...
Tool head for moving a tool
The invention relates to a tool head for moving a tool (6) having a plurality of mobile shafts (2, 4, 5, 8, 11) which allow to move the tool (6) linearly and...
Device for recording projection images
A device for recording projection images using high-energy radiation has a radiation source and a radiation detector. A radiation axis of the X-ray system can be...
Transportable flat x-ray detector
A transportable flat X-ray detector includes a housing with a grip and an active surface with a scintillator layer and semiconductor layer including a...
System and method for universal extensibility that supports a plurality of
programmable logic controllers
A method and system is provided for creating applications for one or more types of programmable logic controllers (PLCs). A open development kit (ODK) is...
Method for reconfiguring an automation device
A method for configuring or reconfiguring an automation device and an automation device suitable for a configuration or a reconfiguration are provided. The...
System and method for converting complex multi-file database structures to
The disclosed embodiments relate to a system and method to convert multi-file database structures to Hypertext Markup Language ("HTML"). In particular, the...
Bayesian sensor estimation for machine condition monitoring
A method for monitoring a system includes receiving a set of training data. A Gaussian mixture model is defined to model a probability distribution for a...
Non-interacting transmission of identification information on
The invention relates to a connectivity box (1) and a method for connecting a mobile device (2), in particular an operator panel for an automation system, to a...
System and method for image segmentation by a weighted multigrid solver
A method of segmenting a digitized image includes providing a digitized image on a domain of points on an N%N grid, defining a weight between each pair of...
System and method for dynamic fast tobogganing
A method of identifying an object in a digital image includes finding a point in a digital image that is a concentration location, initializing a cluster with...
Multi-leaf collimator based field size clipping for automatic adaptation
to allowed image area
A system and method for capturing a portal image using a linear accelerator having a multi-leaf collimator (MLC) and an imager allows the portal image field to...
Angiography device and associated recording method with a mechanism for
The present invention involves an angiography device for examining vessels of patients having an x-ray emitter and an associated detector, having an image...
Focus-detector arrangement for generating projective or tomographic phase
contrast recordings with X-ray...
A focus-detector arrangement of an X-ray apparatus is disclosed for generating projective or tomographic phase contrast recordings with a phase grating....
OFDM transceiver structure with time-domain scrambling
A method and transceiver for wireless multicarrier communications. At the transmitter side, conventional OFDM symbols, after inverse fast Fourier Transform, are...
Method for permanent redundant transmission of data messages in
The method carrying out permanent redundant transmission of data messages in disjunctive paths, such that circulating data messages can be reliably identified...
Method for controlling recorded announcement and interactive voice
responses in packet networks
The invention relates to a method for controlling recorded announcements and interactive voice responses for calls made outside an exchange, using a packet...
Shielded compartment for mounting a high frequency radar component on a
printed circuit board
The shielded mounting module comprises a cover member and a box member . The box member includes a plurality of bosses formed in the bottom surface. Each of the...
Method for identifying analog measuring sensors and associated assembly
Individual measuring sensors each have a different specific signal type and must therefore be appropriately connected to the analog measuring inputs. An...
Operating element with a proximity sensor and shield
An operating element, in particular for a motor vehicle component, includes an actuating element that is movably supported in a carrier element and acts, in...
Piezo actuator and associated production method
A support assembly for a piezoelectric actuator (15), in particular for a piezoelectric actuator for driving an injector for the injection system of an internal...
Three-phase synchronous machine having a permanent magnet rotor with an
The aim of the invention is to achieve a high torque yield in synchronous machines excited by permanent magnets. Said aim is achieved by using subharmonic air...
Absorbing organic reagents into diagnostic test devices by formation of
amine salt complexes
A method of applying an organic acid reagent having limited transolubility in organic solvents, aqueous solvents, and mixtures thereof to a component of a...
Utilization of discontinuous fibers for improving properties of high
temperature insulation of ceramic matrix...
An insulating material 14 adapted for use in a high temperature environment for coating a turbine component is provided. The insulating material comprises a...
System for treating wastewater
The invention is directed to a method an apparatus for treating wastewater. The wastewater treatment system includes an aeration system that cycles between...
Water treatment system and method
A water treatment system provides treated or softened water to a point of use by removing a portion of any hardness-causing species contained in water from a...
Activated carbon for odor control
An activated carbon-metal oxide matrix is disclosed. The activated carbon-metal oxide matrix may be obtained by a method including the steps of: preoxidizing a...
Haptic feedback method and apparatus for tissue elasticity and a virtual
In a method and apparatus for providing haptic feedback representing tissue elasticity, measured data based on a measurement of the elasticity of body tissue in...
Stereoscopic three or four dimensional ultrasound imaging
Medical diagnostic ultrasound stereo imaging is provided. A medical diagnostic ultrasound system operable to scan a body with ultrasound is also operable to...
Pin-loaded mounting apparatus for a refractory component in a combustion
An apparatus for mounting a refractory component such as a turbine shroud ring segment (32) with a ceramic core (42) onto a combustion turbine engine structure...
Seal usable between thermally movable components
A seal usable between two thermally movable components to prevent fluids from mixing. For instance, the seal may be used to seal thermally movable components of...
Method for detecting a cylinder-specific air/fuel ratio in an internal
An internal combustion engine comprising several cylinders provided with injection valves associated with the cylinders admeasuring fuel. An exhaust gas probe is...
Method for the automatic starting and stopping of an internal combustion
The invention relates to a method for the automatic starting and stopping of an internal combustion engine. Release of a stop mode for the internal combustion...
Control element with surface ornamentation for an electrical device
Healthcare procedure and resource scheduling system
A User Interface system provides a physician with a user-friendly overview of operational and resource information of a Radiology Information System (RIS) and...
Industrial controller based on distributed technology objects
A method and system for controlling an industrial controller based on technology objects are disclosed. Technology object types may be loaded and instantiated...
Method for determination of the supported position of a patient in a
magnetic resonance apparatus
In a method and magnetic resonance apparatus for determination of the position of the apparatus scanner, three localizer exposures situated orthogonally to one...
Image registration using minimum entropic graphs
In a method of aligning images, a first image and a second image are sampled to a plurality of joint feature pairs. A minimum entropic graph is computed using...
Detection of intervertebral disk orientation in spine images using curve
A computer-implemented method for vertebrae segmentation includes providing an image of a plurality of vertebrae, and determining a seed in each of at least two...
Image segmentation in a three-dimensional environment
A method (100) for image segmentation in a three-dimensional environment includes receiving scan data (112), selecting a viewing vector relative to the scan data...
The increasing miniaturization of hearing aids means that less and less space is available for accommodating controls (9). It is thus proposed that, at least one...
Hearing aid system
The user (2) of a binaural hearing aid or communication system (1A, 1B) is to be provided with an easier assignment or identification of acoustic signals...
Method and apparatus for identifying the direction of incidence of an
incoming audio signal
To determine the direction of incidence for a signal from an acoustic signal source using a directional microphone system, which has at least two microphones,...