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MR tomography with a system for contrast optimization of MRT images
An MR tomography apparatus has a system for contrast optimization of MRT images, with: an input unit for measurement parameters such as, for example, TR, TE,...
Method and means for using a control file with a control unit of a machine
A computer (20) that determines a sequence of control vectors (16) using predetermined functional instructions. Each vector includes a number of vector elements...
Redundant cooling system with two cooling circuits for an electric motor
A redundant cooling device, for an electrical submarine drive motor, includes a first cooling circuit and a second cooling circuit, by which thermal energy may...
Apparatus for automatic calibration of PET/CT systems
A calibration system for a combined Positron Emission Tomography (PET)/Computed Tomography scanner system, may have a support structure carrying a rotation motor...
Application-driven optimization of acquisition and reconstruction of
SPECT/PET projection data
A method for optimizing imaging dwell time during nuclear imaging. A fast pre-scan is conducted over the angular range of imaging, with equal dwell time at each...
Flow-drive for dynamic phantom
Apparatus and method for simulating tracer interaction with living tissue. A chamber receives a fluid therein, and includes an inlet conduit for conducting the...
Micro-sample cup rack adapter
A small sample cup rack adapter having a spring biased plunger moveably disposed within a generally cylindrical outer body, with the plunger adapted to support a...
Continuous membrane filtration and solids reduction
A method and system of treating wastewater that can provide operating flexibility is disclosed. The system is operated with a sequencing batch reactor, which is...
Screening of inert solids from a low-yield wastewater treatment process
A method for removing inert solids from low-yield wastewater treatment processes. The method includes combining wastewater with bacteria-laden sludge in a...
Device and method for removing surface areas of a component
Apparatus and process for removing surface regions of a component. The prior art involves removing surface regions of a metallic component by means of...
High current gradient coil-to-coaxial line plugged connection
A high current coaxial connection with two plug elements that can be connected with one another, in particular to connect a current-carrying coaxial line to a...
Integrated power cell bypass assembly and power supply including same
A bypass assembly. The bypass assembly includes a plurality of movable terminals configured to mate with fixed terminals of a power cell of a power supply. At...
Method and device for identifying the state of the rotor of a
The invention relates to a rotor of a non-positive-displacement machine which, when exposed, has an inspection area which is visible from the outside and inside...
Method for activating an x-ray image recording system and an x-ray image
To make optimum use of an x-ray image recording system with an x-ray C-arm, which has an x-ray radiation source and an x-ray detector and can be pivoted about...
Method and apparatus for determining wear and tear in machines
A method and apparatus for determining wear and tear in machines includes a method that determines a voltage draw and/or a current draw of a first subsystem of...
Evaluating anomaly for one class classifiers in machine condition
A method for monitoring machine conditions provides additional information using a one-class classifier in which an evaluation function is learned. In the...
Method and system for the electronic provision of services for machines
via a data communication link
With this invention, expert knowledge from machine manufacturers is applied quickly at any time to a machine via the Internet, by providing a main computer...
System and method for inhibiting features for wireless terminals
A system and method is presented for the restricting features in a wireless network. A database contains representations of rules that restrict the features of...
Method for controlling the power supply of a mobile data memory, use of
said method in an identification system...
A method for controlling a power supply of a mobile data memory (MDS). The mobile data memory is operable to communicate via wireless data transfer using an...
Input system for orientation in a three-dimensional visualization and
method for visualization of...
In a display system to display a visualization of three-dimensional data sets on a monitor, by means of values input with the aid of an input system, a...
System and method for detecting the aortic valve using a model-based
A system and method for detecting the aortic valve is provided. The method comprises: (a) casting rays on a slice of a computed tomography (CT) dataset of an...
Telephone call processing
A telephone call processing method comprising the steps of: (i) receiving a telephone call for transfer to a first telephone number; (ii) determining whether the...
Method for setting up a communication link
A communication link from a first telecommunication device to a second telecommunication device is established via a telecommunication network. Initially, a...
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...