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Method for setting up a communication link with multimedia call signaling
A communication link from a first telecommunication device to a second telecommunication device is established via a telecommunication network. Several...
Method and x-ray computed tomography system for visualizing at least two
types of cardiac tissue: healthy...
A method and an x-ray computed tomography system are disclosed for visualizing at least two different types of cardiac tissue, such as normally perfused tissue,...
Frequency error estimation
There is disclosed a technique for generating an improved estimate of the frequency error in a received signal, and more particularly the application of such a...
Method for operating an inverter and arrangement for executing the method
There is described a method for operating an electronically controlled inverter. The inverter is controlled during the positive half-wave of the output...
Precision correction of reflectance measurements
A system and method of correcting reflectance comprises determining a reflectance constant for a test product at a first wavelength for which reflectance does...
Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus for scanning the spine
The present invention discloses a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus for scanning a spine, comprising a body coil for emitting signals, a patient table within...
b-value optimization for diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging
A method for selecting the b-values for diffusion weighted magnetic resonance scans. The method includes: identifying a single reference slice within a volume of...
Medical imaging unit
A medical imaging unit is provided. The medical imaging unit include a tomography device for 3D imaging and a PET system for positron emission tomography. The...
Device and method for monitoring solid-state detectors
In a device and associated method for monitoring solid-state detectors, image segments of a test image (such as, for example, a dark current image) from...
Extended drive plate rotary handle
The present invention relates generally to a rotary handle. More particularly, the invention encompasses an improved support bracket for a deliberate action...
Modular wiring device
Disclosed is a wiring device that can be equipped with at least one connection module and is provided with a contacting device(s). In order to protect the...
Meter socket device with interchangeable meter jaw assembly
The invention provides a meter socket assembly for a watt-hour meter with removable and changeable meter jaws. The meter socket assembly comprises a meter base,...
Turbomachine having an axially displaceable rotor
The invention relates to a compressor, which is axially flowed through, for a gas turbine having an axially displaceable rotor. An annular flow channel, which...
Method and apparatus for x-ray alignment
An imaging system has an inventive light source coupled to its X-ray detector to project a visible light beam onto the patient so that the patient may be aligned...
Ceiling-mounted x-ray examination device
The invention relates to a ceiling-mounted x-ray examination device comprising a patient-receiving table, an X-ray emitter, an X-ray receiver, a first adjusting...
Electronic drive of a parking brake
An electric drive for a parking brake is disclosed, the brake having a rotationally driven screw nut which is in engagement with two spindles which are aligned...
Sealing device for a fuel injector, and sealing method
In order to create a fluid-tight seal relative to a seal seat edge (422), especially a cylinder head (40), in a sealing device for a fuel injector (1),...
An acoustic pick-up, particularly an ultrasonic pick-up for acoustically diagnosing machines, for example, for detecting leakage in valves or for diagnosing...
Method and device for analyzing the combustion noise in a cylinder of an
internal combustion engine
When detecting the combustion noise on a combustion engine (10) by using a knock sensor (14), the problem arises in that prior art methods cannot determine with...
Cryogen tank for cooling equipment
A cryogen tank in thermal and mechanical attachment with the equipment to be cooled. Direct thermal conduction between the cryogen and the equipment provides the...
Packaging machine for tubular bags
When viewing in the direction of material flow of a flat film web of a packaging machine for tubular bags, a film conveying device is situated behind a shaping...
Method for navigation through displayed medical image information
In a method for navigation through medical image information, upon selection of a second operating mode, slice images from different slices within a slice image...
Presence enhanced disaster/overload recovery
In some embodiments, a managed content recovery system may include one or more of the following features: (a) a data storage device comprising, (i) presence...
Updating of software stored in a computer of a data communication system
The invention relates to a method for updating software that is stored in a computer of a data communication system, a computer to be used in a data...
Computer-aided simulation method for determining the electromagnetic field
of a body
Computer-aided simulation method for determining the electromagnetic field of a body which has a plurality of subregions and contains a plurality of charges and...
Method for calibrating sensors
A method for calibrating a sensor, particularly a turbidity sensor in a domestic appliance, such as a dishwasher or washing machine, with the aid of reference...
Characterisation of progressive system dysfunction
Methods and systems of measuring progressive multilateral dysfunction of a system are provided. Methods of measuring progressive multilateral dysfunction of a...
Dynamic setup wizard in lighting control system commissioning
A dynamically configurable electrical distribution system is provided for selectively connecting an electrical power source to load devices. The system comprises...
Method and apparatus for intervention imaging in magnetic resonance
In a method and apparatus for interventional imaging in magnetic resonance tomography, a contrast agent liquid is prepared by saturation or excitation of the...
Method and apparatus for improved transmission-side accelerated PPA-based
volume-selective magnetic resonance...
In a method for determining transmission coil-specific RF excitation pulses for component coils of a transmission coil array for accelerated, PPA-based...
Method for analyzing image data
The invention relates to a method for analyzing image processing procedures, in which unprocessed original image data is stored, stored original image data is...
Method for detecting polyps in a three dimensional image volume
A method for detecting target objects in a three dimensional (3D) image volume of an anatomical structure is disclosed. A set of candidate locations in the image...
System and method for tracking a global shape of an object in motion
A system and method for tracking a global shape of an object in motion is disclosed. One or more control points along an initial contour of the global shape are...
A multileaf collimator is provided. The multileaf collimator may be used for radiotherapy. The multileaf collimator may include a plurality of leaves that are...
An x-ray anode has an emission layer and a carrier with carrier material to support the emission layer. The carrier material is a metallized carbon fiber...
Method and device for the separate three-dimensional representation of the
arterial and venous vascular system...
The invention relates to a method and a device for the separate three-dimensional representation of arteries and/or veins in a vascular system of the body by...
Method for creation of stereo image pairs of an object under examination
with an x-ray system and x-ray system
To guarantee the ability to create stereo image pairs in real time, the invention relates a method for creating stereo image pairs of an object under examination...
Tomosynthetic image reconstruction method, and diagnostic device operating
according to the method
In a tomosynthetic image reconstruction method and diagnostic device operating with such a method, a tomosynthetic 3D x-ray image is reconstructed by a discrete...
Tap-selectable viterbi equalizer
A tap-selectable Viterbi equalizer comprises means for determining at least one symbol from a previous determination assigned to a first state, means for...
Water-soluble paramagnetic substance reducing the relaxation time of the
coolant in an MRI system
The invention relates to the use of a water-soluble paramagnetic substance, in particular a magnetic resonance contrast medium, to reduce the magnetic resonance...
Embedded circuits on an ultrasound transducer and method of manufacture
One or more chips, integrated circuits, or semiconductors are embedded within a backing block. Planar sheets of backing material are formed with integrated...
Coated component and production process
The invention relates to a coated turbine component adapted for exposure to a hot gas flow, comprising a component body comprising a base material, a thermal...
Refrigerator with a door-opening aid
A refrigerator including a door that is fastened to the heat-insulating housing thereof and a swell chamber as a door-opening aid. The chamber can be impinged...
Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine
In order to operate an internal combustion engine, a value of an operating variable of the internal combustion engine is determined depending on at least one...
Guideway for a maglev vehicle
In order to provide an easy-to-assemble support structure of a guideway of a maglev vehicle, pre-fabricated stator lamination stacks (4) and guideway beam (1)...
Cooling system for a gas turbine
The invention proposes a cooling system (42) for a gas turbine (1), with an annular duct extending axially in the compressor (5). In the annular duct, a ring...
Systems, devices, and/or methods for balancing a rotating electric device
Certain exemplary embodiments provide a rotating machine assembly comprising a rotor machine assembly including a shaft, a plurality of laminations shrink fit...
Arrangement and method for limiting access to access-protected data in a
system during remote servicing thereof
In an arrangement allowing remote maintenance of a computer-controlled system to be serviced, in particular a medical system, the maintenance occurs via a...
System and user interface for processing and navigating patient record
A system facilitates the secure access, transfer and update of patient record information and the creation and navigation of image menus supporting the location...