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Aggregator-based electric microgrid for residential applications
incorporating renewable energy sources
A residential electric grid (microgrid) is proposed as a distribution arrangement between a utility company and a group of individual residential consumers. The...
System for simulating automated industrial plants
Automation technology facilities are used for automating industrial processes such as the control of conveyor belts. A high-level control device with a logical...
Determination of the gap size of a radial gap
A method for determining the size of a radial gap between rotating and torsion-proof parts, particularly the parts of a turbomachine is provided. According to...
Fiber optic sensor system for detecting surface wear
One or more optical fibers (20, 20A, 20B, 20C, 20D), each with a second end (21) with a phosphor (26) disposed in a substrate (32) at a given depth (D.sub.n)...
Device for measuring the movement of a self-guided vehicle
A device for measuring the movement of a self-guiding vehicle, that has an enhanced measuring reliability, in particular during an adhesion loss and...
Method for contrast-agent-free angiographic imaging in magnetic resonance
A method for contrast-agent-free non-triggered angiographic imaging in magnetic resonance tomography that includes the steps of (S1) 2D or 3D measurement of a...
Method, device, and system for providing a notification of a shutdown
A method and apparatus for transmitting a notification of a shutdown event includes a communication terminal turning off or otherwise shutting down and prior to...
Automated rib ordering and pairing
Ribs are automatically ordered and paired. After ordering ribs on each side, magnetic and spring functions are used to solve for rib pairing. The magnetic...
Method for suppressing feedback and for spectral extension in hearing
Feedback whistle in hearing devices is intended to be able to be suppressed without loss of output of the useful signal. To this end, it is provided to...
Miniature X-ray tube for a catheter
A miniature X-ray tube for intravascular or intracorporeal radiation treatment in living beings is proposed. The X-ray tube comprises a cylindrical housing...
Mammography apparatus comprising a rotatably mounted fixture for at least
two X-ray receivers
A mammography unit having a mounting arm, on which a mounting for at least two X-ray receivers is rotatably disposed in such a way that one X-ray receiver at a...
System and method for efficient half duplex transceiver operation in a
packet-based wireless communication system
Systems and methods for providing half duplex user equipment in a packet based radio frequency signaling communication system. User equipment with half duplex...
Extension of power headroom reporting and trigger conditions
A method can include determining a power headroom report, and transmitting the headroom report. The power headroom report can provide both positive and negative...
Method for limiting damage to a converter having power semiconductors in
the case of a short circuit in the DC...
A device for converting an electric current has a phase module, which in turn has an alternating current connection and at least one direct current connection...
Planar electrical power electronic modules for high-temperature
applications, and corresponding production methods
With respect to an electronic component, in particular a power module, and in a corresponding method for producing or contact-connecting said component, the...
Determining maintenance conditions in a document scanner
A system and method for processing mail and other documents. A method includes scanning a document to produce a document image and analyzing the document image....
Optical measuring cell and gas monitor
An optical measuring cell for measuring gas absorption with a light source for introducing light into a measuring volume and a light sensor located...
One-dimensional coherent fiber array for inspecting components in a gas
Inspecting a turbine includes positioning respective ends of a plurality of optical fibers within a high temperature region of the turbine wherein the...
EMI reduction with specific coding of counter signals
Apparatuses and a method for transmitting a counter signal in an imaging system are provided. Counter states of the counter signal are Gray coded to Gray coded...
Method and apparatus for supervisory circuit for ground fault circuit
An apparatus and method for a supervisory circuit for a ground fault detection device or ground fault circuit interrupt (GFCI) device is disclosed in which is a...
Amplifier assembly having controlled return of power loss
An amplifier assembly includes an input signal determiner that determines a first input signal and a second input signal based on an initial signal having an...
Method and device for phase-sensitive flow measurement by magnetic
In a method and a device for phase-sensitive flow measurement of a volume segment of an examination subject using a magnetic resonance (MR) system, the volume...
Magnetic resonance method and apparatus to generate an image using a
parallel acquisition technique
In a magnetic resonance method and apparatus to generate images by a parallel acquisition technique an excitation pulse is radiated into an examination subject,...
Method for controlling a wind turbine at high thermal loads
A method of controlling a temperature of a component of a wind turbine is disclosed. A set point temperature of the component is defined. The actual temperature...
Piezo-acoustic thin film resonator having a crystalline zinc oxide layer
A capacitor structure includes a lower electrode layer disposed on a substrate, an upper electrode layer and a crystalline zinc oxide-containing dielectric...
Encapsulation housing reducing piece
An encapsulation housing reducing piece has a first flange and a second flange. The second flange has a reduced cross-section compared to the first flange. An...
Insulation materials having apertures formed therein
An improved electrical insulation tape (16) comprising a backing layer (20) and an electrical insulation layer (18) bonded to the backing layer (20) is...
Method for operating a continuous annealing or galvanization line for a
A method for operating a continuous annealing or galvanizing line for a metal strip, uses a direct flame heating section with an upstream zone and a downstream...
Wind turbine rotor blade
A wind turbine rotor blade with a suction side and a pressure side is provided. The blade includes a cylindrical root portion, an airfoil portion defining the...
Magnetic device for damping blade vibrations in turbomachines
An arrangement for damping blade vibrations in a turbomachine is provided. The blade vibrations are due to an arrangement made of magnets and multiple induction...
Blade lifting system with saloon doors
A system for lifting a blade of a wind turbine is proposed. The system includes a yoke device lifted by a crane, an upper bracket device and a lower bracket...
Vertical movement device for an examining table
A vertical movement device for an examining table includes a driving wheel, a nut and screw pair and a direction-converting synchronization belt. The driving...
Valve assembly for draining oil, moisture, or water from a gas turbine
A valve assembly is provided for a gas turbine engine with at least two drain valves connected to the gas turbine engine to drain oil and moisture from the...
Photocatalytic panel and system for recovering output products thereof
A system and method is provided for using sunlight to convert an atmospheric gas to an output product and capture that output product. A photocatalytic element...
Module for a programmable logic controller (PLC)
Mechanism for updating software
Arrangements for updating software, such as initial trusted code and data, are described, including providing proof of execution of the update. The mechanism...
Model-based view parts and reusable data source configurations
A first widget of a first view part associated with a component of a class model and with one or more members of the component, and a second widget of a second...
Method, system, and computer program for information retrieval in semantic
A method, system, and computer software for information retrieval in semantic networks, has the steps of: acquiring a graph of interest, assuming a novel metric...
Method for the computer-assisted control and/or regulation of a technical
A method for the computer-assisted control and/or regulation of a technical system is provided. The method is used to efficiently reduce a high-dimensional...
Method of Picture Archiving Communication System messaging intelligent
A system and method for medical scan archiving and notifying medical professionals of a need for evaluation of the medical scan, having the steps of enrolling a...
Vital current sensor
A system for sensing current that includes a processor and a current sensor coupled to the processor. The current sensor includes a sensor threshold value. The...
Data collection and traffic control using multiple wireless receivers
Methods, systems, and devices for monitoring roadway traffic. A method includes transmitting wireless signals from a plurality of roadside equipment (RSE)...
Gas turbine engine control using acoustic pyrometry
A method and apparatus for operating a gas turbine engine including determining a temperature of a working gas at a predetermined axial location within the...
Method for braking electrically driven vehicles
A method is disclosed for braking electrically driven vehicles, in particular rail vehicles. In at least one embodiment, the behavior of the brake system is...
Method and system for image based device tracking for co-registration of
angiography and intravascular...
A method and system for co-registration of angiography data and intra vascular ultrasound (IVUS) data is disclosed. A vessel branch is detected in an angiogram...
Ultrasonic imager for motion measurement in multi-modality emission
A medical imaging device has an emission tomograph, at least one ultrasonic (US) probe for providing images giving real-time information about the location of...
Transmission of a synchronization signal within a cellular
telecommunication network with temporarily increased...
It is described a method for transmitting a synchronization signal within a cellular telecommunication network. The method includes activating a first base...
Automatic patient and device recognition and association system
A system associates a patient and patient identifier with a medical device and includes an interface. The interface acquires data representing an image of a...
Method and system for veryfying the authenticity of a first communication
participants in a communications network
In the method and the arrangement for checking the authenticity of a first communication subscriber in a communications network, a first information item is...
Dynamic load control for downlink signaling channels
A number of channel coding elements per transmission time interval required to transmit control information to a communication terminal is evaluated based on...