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Air elutriation device and method for detecting a filter element in an air
An air elutriation device for an air conveying household appliance includes a housing with an air elutriation zone delimited by a filter element, a detection...
Method for the melting of pig iron with the recirculation of blast furnace
gas and with the addition of...
A method for the melting of pig iron in a blast furnace (1) operated with oxygen or in a melt-reduction plant, with a reduction region. Purified crude gas is...
Kitchen extractor device
A kitchen extractor device includes a first body section, designed to be mounted in a fixed manner and a second body section, which can be displaced in a...
Monitoring of blade frequencies of a wind turbine
One or more bolt gauges each with a built-in load cell are positioned on a blade bolt or a bearing bolt between a pitch bearing and a tightening means and...
Fluid meter body with modular transducer housing
A mount and housing for fluid meter components, including transducers, is directly coupled to fixation points on a pipe exterior circumference without external...
Combined cycle power plant including a refrigeration cycle
A method and system for augmenting the output of a combined cycle power plant having a gas turbine driving a generator, a heat recovery steam generator that...
Device for determining the conductance of laundry, dryers and method for
preventing deposits on electrodes
A device for determining the conductance of laundry in a drier. The device comprises at least two electrodes and means for dissipating heat from at least one...
Method, system, and computer product for forming a graph structure that
describes free and occupied areas
A graph structure is generated to describe an area with a free area and an occupied area. In this case a topological graph structure for the free area is...
Context aware user interface for medical diagnostic imaging, such as
User interaction is provided for a medical imaging system. The user interacts with the display rather than programmed buttons. The context between the user...
Grid computing on radiology network
A grid computing system and method is provided for medical data processing. The grid computing system comprises a software infrastructure, and an imaging device...
Method for modeling and executing a production rule in a discrete
A method for modeling and executing a production rule of a production phase in a discrete manufacturing scenario, whereby the production rule is associated to a...
Region of interest methods and systems for ultrasound imaging
A region of interest is identified by user selection. Multiple regions of interest may be identified. An image processing region is identified by adding...
Method and apparatus for improving brightness uniformity in an image
In a method and apparatus for improving the brightness uniformity in an image, signals are acquired using a radio frequency receiving coil, and noise in the...
Three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction of the left atrium and pulmonary
A method for centering a left atrium and pulmonary veins at an isocenter of an imaging device is provided. The method includes positioning an injection catheter...
Measuring blood volume with C-arm computed tomography
A system and method of obtaining perfusion data for cerebral tissue is described. The system includes a C-arm X-ray device and a computing system configured to...
Hearing aid having an operating device
A hearing aid has an operating device with an operating element for activating a first operating function and a second operating function of the hearing aid....
Method, devices and computer program product for encoding and decoding
The invention relates to methods for encoding and decoding media data (MD, CMD). One of the methods comprises the following steps: A request is transmitted by a...
Method of deciding to release communication resources
A method of deciding to release communication resources used for a network access server session in a communication network is provided, wherein the method...
Method for reconfiguring a communications network
A method of reconfiguring a communications network is provided. A first network using a first network protocol and a second network using a second network...
System and method for composition of NURBS surfaces
A system, method, and computer program for preserving design intent of a Non-Uniform Rational B-spline (NURBS) surface without representation of a parent...
A two port parametric amplifier has a first port that receives an input signal to be amplified and upconverted and a second port that receives a local...
Magnetic resonance method and apparatus to reduce distortions in diffusion
In a method and magnetic resonance (MR) system for correction of image distortions that occur in acquisitions of diffusion-weighted MR images of an examination...
Bearing arrangement and bearing block having a magnetic radial bearing and
a touchdown bearing for a rotating...
A bearing arrangement and a bearing block includes a magnetic radial bearing for the contact-less support of a rotor shaft of a rotating machine, and a...
Electric machine having a twin axial fan
An electric machine with improved cooling efficiency includes a stator, a rotor operating as a rotor fan and comprising a shaft defining an axial direction and...
The invention relates to an electrical machine (1, 110), which is in particular a synchronous machine, which has a primary part (3, 130) and a secondary part...
The invention relates to a light-generating arrangement comprising a light-emitting semiconductor element provided with electric supply lines and a transparent...
Particle therapy installation
A particle therapy system that includes at least one irradiation chamber, in which an object is irradiated with a treatment beam, an antechamber, which is...
Method and system for sorting postal mail
A process is provided for analyzing the physical characteristics of flat articles being sorted to determine which downstream operations the articles should be...
Method for measurement of very small local magnetic fields, in particular
for measurement of local magnetic...
In a method for measurement of very small local magnetic fields, in particular of local magnetic stray fields produced by magnetic beads, at least one...
Method for manufacturing a composite and a wind turbine blade
A method for manufacturing a composite is provided. A first fibre mat is laid onto an inner surface of a mould. Suction is applied between the inner surface of...
The present embodiments relate to a braking apparatus, in particular for slowing down a carriage, with a brake pad, which is formed using a magnetic material,...
Fuel injector for use in a gas turbine engine
A fuel injector in a combustor apparatus of a gas turbine engine. An outer wall of the injector defines an interior volume in which an intermediate wall is...
Apparatus and method for visually displaying an item of status information
relating to a technical process on a...
An apparatus for visually displaying an item of status information relating to a technical process is provided, the item being obtained using a process...
Method for producing a size-optimized delta-file
A delta file which encodes the difference between a first data file and a second data file is produced by determining a set of elemental data strings which are...
Method of billing a client for using a computerized numerical control
There is described an efficient and simple method of billing a client for using a computerized numerical control machine. The invoice amount to be billed is...
Patient data mining for cardiology screening
A system and method for screening for coronary heart disease is provided. The method includes the steps of retrieving a test for assessing risk of coronary...
Operating method of an X-ray machine for examining a patient by use of a
An operating method is disclosed for an X-ray machine for examining a patient by using a contrast agent in the case of which a preliminary examination is...
Registration aid for medical images
A registration aid for medical images obtained from an examination subject respectively with different imaging modalities at separated points in time, has a...
Method and apparatus for automatically controlling tabletop displacement
in magnetic resonance imaging
In a method for operation of a magnetic resonance apparatus having a patient positioning table with a tabletop as well as a control device by which the...
Method for operating ad hoc communication network and corresponding device
A user leaving an ad-hoc network is detected and a corresponding sequence of commands are executed independently of surrounding conditions. A user who joins the...
Method and system for brain tumor segmentation in 3D magnetic resonance
A method and system for brain tumor segmentation in multi-spectral 3D MRI images is disclosed. A trained probabilistic boosting tree (PBT) classifier is used to...
Method and system for segmentation of tubular structures using pearl
A method and system for segmenting tubular or stroke-like structures in 2D images is disclosed. Examples of such structures include, but are not limited to,...
Molded pull string for custom hearing instruments
A pull string for a hearing instrument may be attached to an anchor positioned on the inside wall of the hearing instrument shell. Collision detection may be...
Hearing apparatus with feedback detection and corresponding method
To enable hearing apparatus feedback to be reliably detected, it is provided that the hearing apparatus has an analyzer for analyzing the resonant behavior of...
Hearing aid with LED and method of operation
A hearing aid has a housing, a signal-processing arrangement housed in the housing, an LED, an actuatable switching element arranged on the housing, and a...
Method for signal processing for a hearing aid and corresponding hearing
A method for signal processing for a hearing aid aims to better match signal processing for a hearing aid and in particular a hearing device to a situation and...
Arrangement and method for communicating audio and DC signals
An arrangement includes an input, a modulation circuit, an isolation circuit, a demodulator circuit, a detector circuit and at least two outputs. The input is...
Radiation treatment of moving targets
Some aspects include a system, apparatus, means and method for configuring a radiotherapy beam shaping device to define a treatment field of view, acquiring...
Beam hardening correction for CT perfusion measurements
A method is disclosed for reconstructing image data of an examination subject from measured data, wherein a series of measured data sets has previously been...
Simple and resource-efficient resilient network systems
The invention is related to a method for resilient multi-path connections between edge devices of a communication network. First are determined ...