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Device for exposure field monitoring in a radiation therapy apparatus
In a device for exposure field monitoring of a therapeutic radiation exposure field with diagnostic x-ray image quality with the same or nearly the same...
Subscriber device for a high-performance communication system
A subscriber in a communication system (102) for transmitting and receiving data telegrams, wherein a data telegram includes reference data or user data and an...
Method and base station for controlling link adaptation and packet
scheduling in high speed downlink packet...
A method of controlling link adaptation and packet scheduling in an HSDPA (High Speed Downlink Packet Access) radio system and an HSDPA base station...
Call hold/terminal portability in H.323/ISUP-BICC-SIP networks
The invention relates to an interworking between two protocols in a network with a first user, corresponding to the first protocol and a second user...
Deterministic communications system
The invention relates to a deterministic communications system comprising data sources, which can be connected to a data sink by means of at least one coupling...
Method to determine average number of packets per burst for transmission
of data packets through a network
The data packets with a maximum allowable delay and an average packet rate are aggregated in a node of the network of a burst and the burst is transmitted with a...
Method for transmission of data packets through a network with an
aggregation strategy with timeout to a burst
A method for transmission of data packets through a network is provided. The data packets with a maximum allowable delay are aggregated in a node of the network...
System, device, and method for over-current relays protecting motors
A system, method, and device for protecting an induction motor are disclosed. The exemplary system may have a module for determining the current drawn by the...
Optical sensor and method for optically inspecting surfaces
In one aspect, an optical sensor is used to detect defects, which can appear on smooth surfaces, is provided. The sensor includes a telecentric laser scanner and...
Medical system having a magnetic field with a high magnetic field
To increase safety in the event of access to a total system 1; 32 in particular a medical system, with a field 3.1; 33.1 of high magnetic field intensity, a...
The invention relates to an MRT device with a superconducting magnet whose coils are located in a helium tank and with electronic control components whereby a...
Magnetic resonance gradient coil system having a liquid electrical
In a gradient coil device having at least one conductor structure for use in a magnetic resonance apparatus, the conductor structure is a conductive liquid,...
Automatic identification of reagent test strips using reflectance values
Identifying a test product having a test region includes impinging on the test region a set of test signals at known test wavelengths. An image of the test...
Activation device in a motor vehicle, connected to a system for operator
The invention relates to an activation device for operating an electronic system in a motor vehicle, which has an electrically conductive sensor face for...
Cooling plate for metallurgic furnaces
The invention relates to a cooling plate made of copper or a low-alloy copper alloy for metallurgic furnaces provided with high-strength sheet steel on the...
Method and device for discharging and dehumidifying air in a cooking area
A method and a device for discharging air current from a cooking area. The method and the device guide the air current through a sorption agent for absorbing...
Ship driven by inboard engines and water jets
A ship is disclosed which is driven by inboard engines with propellers and by water jets producing jets of water. The inboard engines are embodied in the form of...
Device for singulating vertically positioned flat mailings from a stack of
In a device for singulating vertically positioned flat mailings from a stack of mail, at least two discharge rockers are disposed on top of one another, wherein...
Linen treatment device with imbalance monitoring, level monitoring or load
The invention relates to an acceleration sensor for a household device (20) which serves for levelling the appliance and also for weighing the material...
Method and device for safe operation of a program-controlled laundry drier
A program-controlled laundry drier equipped with a rotary drum in which the material to be dried is inserted and moved during the drying process. The dryer...
Turbine vane airfoil reconfiguration method
A method for reconfiguring an airfoil of a turbine vane segment. In at least one embodiment, the method may be used to straighten an airfoil of a turbine vane...
System and method for context-based searching and control of an integrated
A context-based search system (3800) for control of a digital personal media stream manager (102), for example, to control the programming of a video recording...
Method and system for facilitating selection of stored medical images
The preferred embodiments described herein provide a method and system for facilitating selection of stored medical images. In one preferred embodiment, a...
Electronic files preparation for storage in a server
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method for preparing files for storage in a server includes generating a profile for a selected file. The profile...
Method for managing and providing an idea management system
The present invention provides a method of managing an idea management system and providing the system as a service to a third party (e.g. a customer). By this...
Method and apparatus for equipment health monitoring
The present invention provides for monitoring the health of a system. In one embodiment, a method includes storing benchmark data in a memory, storing a second...
4D imaging with a C-arm X-ray system
The present invention utilizes external motion sensors to determine a periodic motion of a patient being examined when generating a series of projected images...
Method and system for virtual endoscopy with guidance for biopsy
A method for virtual endoscopy in a lumen includes acquiring from a patient an imaging dataset exhibiting a lesion external to a lumen wall; deriving a...
Method, emitter and receiver for transmitting data in a multi-access CDMA
system by fully complementary code...
A method transmits data bits between at least one subscriber station and a transmitter in a radio communication system. Each data bit is transmitted on at least...
Using graph cuts for editing photographs
An image editing system comprises an input device for inputting an image, a graphical user interface for selecting background and object seeds for the image, and...
System and method for detecting and matching anatomical structures using
appearance and shape
A detection framework that matches anatomical structures using appearance and shape is disclosed. A training set of images are used in which object shapes or...
Flow representation method and system for medical imaging
Flow is represented by a synthesized or artificial pattern. Motion is visualized by apparent displacement of pixels from one frame to the next. An artificial...
Method for generating a 3D image dataset
In a method for the generation of a 3D dataset from 2D x-ray datasets, the 2D data are forwarded from a customer to a 3D reconstruction center in which a...
Method and CT system for detecting and differentiating plaque in vessel
structures of a patient
A method and a CT system are disclosed for detecting and differentiating plaque in vessel structures of a patient. In at least one embodiment, a computed...
Binary class based control
The invention allows binary class based control of a communications network and its services. A fault table and a state table are generated. The state table is...
Compensation of gain variations in a multistage optical amplifier
There is described a method for compensation of gain variations in a multistage optical amplifier, for the amplification of an optical wavelength multiplex...
OCR targeting device
A targeting device suitable for mounting an optical scanner includes a frame, a linkage slidably mounted on the frame, an actuator arm secured to the linkage,...
Method for adjustment of a shim device of a magnetic resonance apparatus
In a method for adjustment of a shim device of a magnetic resonance apparatus before an image acquisition in a body region that has a volume of interest, a field...
Magnetic resonance apparatus having a superconducting basic field magnet
with a structurally reinforced cryoshield
In an arrangement of a basic field magnet and a gradient coil of a magnetic resonance apparatus, the basic field magnet includes superconducting coils that are...
Permanent-magnet excited synchronous motor
To reduce the torque ripple of permanent-magnet excited synchronous motors (1) having tooth coils (6), constructive means are proposed for damping or eliminating...
Quantitative radiation detection using Geiger mode avalanche photodiode
binary detector cell arrays
An imaging radiation detector includes a scintillator coupled to an array of photodiodes operating in Geiger mode. The array is divided into separate detector...
Methods for avoiding contamination of negative sample material with
analyte-containing samples when using...
A method is disclosed for reducing the contamination of reaction containers which are empty or already fitted with analyte-free sampling material or sampling...
Methods for adaptively varying gain during ultrasound agent quantification
Methods are provided for automatic setting of parameters for contrast agent quantification. Various processes may improve quantification. For example, for...
Turbine airfoil with near wall multi-serpentine cooling channels
A turbine airfoil usable in a turbine engine and having at least one cooling system. At least a portion of the cooling system may be positioned in an outer wall...
Turbomachine, in particular a gas turbine
The invention relates to a turbo-machine, in particular to a gas turbine and to a method for accelerating a temperature modification of a rotor shaft...
Multi-layer ring seal
Aspects of the invention are directed to a multi-layer ring seal segment that can incorporate a plurality of material systems. The ring seal segment can include...
Method and device for checking temperature values of a temperature sensor
of a combustion engine
A method and device for checking temperature values of a temperature sensor of a combustion engine are provided. A first temperature actual value is recorded...
Method for electrodynamically braking a rail vehicle
The invention relates to a method for electrodynamically braking a rail vehicle that is provided with a drive unit (6). According to the inventive method,...
High bandwidth fiber optic vibration sensor
Apparatus and method for monitoring vibration levels in rotatable machinery (52). In one embodiment, a system (50) includes a source (66) for generating coherent...
Medical bag support assembly
A medical support assembly for a moving pallet of a diagnostic imaging device is provided. The medical support assembly includes a support member having an...