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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...
Apparatus, transponder, computer program product and method for enabling
an active part of a computer program
A computer program product has a check routine and an active part. When the computer program product is called, a computer, while processing the check routine,...
Method and communication system for estimating an error covariance matrix
for the downlink in cellular mobile...
Data is transmitted in a radio communication system having two or more base stations that are located in the network and having additional radio stations, which...
System and method for detecting ground glass nodules in medical images
Detecting ground glass nodules in medical images includes calculating a probability distribution function of background lung tissue in a chest image, estimating...
System and method for tracking anatomical structures in three dimensional
A system and method for defining and tracking a deformable shape of a candidate anatomical structure wall in a three dimensional (3D) image is disclosed. The...
High-energy photon detector
A system may include a body defining a plurality of apertures, a plurality of conductive elements, each of the plurality of conductive elements disposed within a...
Method for recording and producing a topogram
A method is disclosed for recording a topogram data record for producing a topogram using an X-ray computer tomograph. To improve the image quality of the...
Method and system for searching and verifying magnitude change events in
A method for detecting events in a video sequence includes providing a video sequence, sampling the video sequence at regular intervals to form a series of...
Method and a jitter buffer regulating circuit for regulating a jitter
Transmission delays due to the buffering of data packets are registered for the purpose of regulating a jitter buffer. Weighted mean delay values are...
Electronic module configured for air flow therethrough and system
An electronic module. The electronic module includes a chassis, a plurality of capacitors, a plurality of bus bars, and a heat sink. The chassis includes a first...
Method for determination and evaluation of a shim parameter set for
controlling a shim device in a magnetic...
In a method for determination and evaluation of a shim parameter set for controlling a shim device in a magnetic resonance (MR) apparatus, the shim device is set...
Circuit device for increasing the useable motor voltage in a long stator
drive and method for operating a...
A circuit device is disclosed which is used to increase useable motor voltage in a long stator drive. Further, suitable methods for operating a magnetically...
Amplifier configuration with noise reduction for a photodiode
A system, method, and device for amplifying the signal of a photodiode are provided. The exemplary system may have a photodiode with an amplifier. The amplifier...
Fabrics with high thermal conductivity coatings
The present invention facilitates the thermal conductivity of fabrics by surface coating of the fabrics with high thermal conductivity materials 6. The fabrics...
Fuel cell module
A fuel cell module includes a number of series-connected fuel cells which collectively form a fuel cell stack in such a way that the magnetic field or stray...
Compression of resin impregnated insulating tapes
The present invention provides for a method of impregnating a matrix with a high thermal conductivity filled resin 32, which produces a resin impregnated matrix....
Systems and methods for wastewater odor control
A synergistic composition is provided for controlling odor from waste products. The composition comprises a combination of nitrate salt, sulfide-consuming...
X-ray system and calibration method therefor
In a method for calibration of an image-generating x-ray system with a digital x-ray receiver and an x-ray system operating with this calibration method, a...
Load prediction based on-line and off-line training of neural networks
A method and system is provided for predicting loads within a power system through the training of on-line and an off-line neural networks. Load data and load...
Method to use a receiver operator characteristics curve for model
comparison in machine condition monitoring
A method to use a receiver operator characteristics curve for model comparison in machine condition monitoring. The method and systems of using this method may...
Variable air volume system including BTU control function
A method, as well as a controller, for controlling room temperature within a variable air volume system having a plurality of zones wherein the thermal transfer...
Enclosure, particularly a housing for a mobile telecommunication device
and method for the producing a housing part
The invention relates to an enclosure, particularly a housing for a mobile telephone, comprised of a first enclosure base body and of a second enclosure base...
Method of radio transmission in a danger alarm system
A method for radiotransmission in a danger alarm system that operates by way of repeaters but has a current-saving design, so that battery operation is possible....
Method and apparatus for fast automatic centerline extraction for virtual
A method for automatic centerline extraction for a virtual endoscopy image of an organ having a boundary surface includes centering on selected points of an...
Target identification using time-based data sets
A system includes acquisition of a first image of a portion of a body, the first image representing the portion during a first phase of motion, acquisition of a...
Apparatus and method for scatter correction in projection radiography
An apparatus for projection radiography is set up for correcting stray radiation. The apparatus comprises an evaluation unit which evaluates the distribution of...
Particle monitors and method(s) therefor
The present invention relates to the field of the detection, analysis and/or determination of matter or particles suspended in fluid. In one particular form, the...
Antenna assembly for magnetic resonance unit
An antenna for a magnetic resonance unit has a number of antenna rods arranged substantially regularly around an antenna axis, and being axially oriented...