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Refrigerating device comprising two storage compartments with selective
A refrigeration device comprising at least two storage compartments that are thermally insulated from one another and from the environment. In said device, an...
Air vent in main steam duct of steam turbine
A power plant including a steam turbine, and a steam turbine exhaust duct configured to deliver uncontaminated fluid from the steam turbine to downstream...
Condensation dryer having a heat pump and method for the operation thereof
A condensation dryer is provided that includes a drying chamber for items to be dried, a process air circuit via which fan driven process air can be conducted...
Cleaning device for a component within a process air circuit of a
A cleaning device for a component, especially a heat exchanger, operatively disposed within a process air circuit of a household tumble dryer, the cleaning...
Method for operating a rinsing liquid device in a household appliance for
cleaning pieces of laundry, and...
A household appliance for cleaning laundry includes a rinsing container that collects rinsing liquid generated during a cleaning process, a controller that...
Exhaust air dryer with heat exchanger
An exhaust air dryer with a drying chamber for items to be dried. The dryer includes a process air fan, a heat exchanger which includes a heat source, a heat...
Repair of nickel-based alloy turbine disk
A method of adding material to a nickel-based superalloy component, such as a gas turbine rotor disk, without damaging the underlying material and without...
Scalable peer-to-peer network with a directory service
A method for creates a directory service in a scalable peer-to-peer-network, which is distributed to groups having at least one peer. In order to release a...
Computerized scheduling system and method for apparatus-implemented
In a computerized system and method for scheduling medical procedures implemented by a number of medical apparatuses in a clinic or hospital, an exam or therapy...
Method and device for the artificial extension of the bandwidth of speech
A method for the artificial extension of the bandwidth of speech signals involves: a) Provision of a wideband input speech signal (s.sub.wb.sup.i(k)); b)...
Automatic identification of execution phases in load tests
A method for automatic identification of execution phases in load test data includes receiving load test data. A period of time of the load test data is divided...
Injector and method for facilitating imaging of a patient
To facilitate imaging of a patient two different image recording methods are to be carried out at the same time. An auxiliary fluid, for example a contrast...
Apparatus and method for aligning a light pointer with a medical
interventional device trajectory
A pointing light device includes a light pointer, such as a laser pointer; and an elongated pointing member detachably associated with the light pointer. The...
Digital telecommunication system
A digital telecommunications system wherein the telecommunications centers of the calling and called terminal are arranged to perform handshaking concerning the...
Probabilistic segmentation in computer-aided detection
Described herein is a method and system for facilitating segmentation of images. A difference image is received and processed to extract at least one histogram...
Identifying blood vessels in lung x-ray radiographs
A method of detecting blood vessel shadows in an anterior posterior x-ray radiograph comprising the steps of: generating candidate sub areas of the radiograph...
Time of flight scatter distribution estimation in positron emission
Estimating time-of-flight (TOF) scatter distribution in a positron emission tomography (PET) system. Obtaining PET TOF projection data: PET random coincidence...
Feature-based composing for 3D MR angiography images
Multiple volumes that are to be aligned to form a single volume are processed. The system and method use an equalization step, a edge detection step and a...
Hearing aid with enhanced vent
A hearing aid with a microphone for receiving acoustic signals and converting them to electrical signals, electronic circuitry for processing the electrical...
Method for adapting a hearing aid by a perceptive model
The provision of an individually adapted hearing aid for a patient is intended to be effected more quickly. A method is therefore provided by which, firstly,...
System for adjusting angiographic X-ray imaging parameters based on image
An Angiographic X-ray imaging system includes a detector for automatically detecting a transition between different phases of contrast enhanced blood flow in...
Method and apparatus for a fast installation of an IP user connection over
a 3GPP NB interface under...
An IP user data transport connection is established between a Media Gateway O and a Media Gateway T according to the BICC "Delayed Backward Bearer...
Quality assessment of a communication connection in a radio-operated
multi-hop hazard reporting system
A method determines a quality of a communication connection between a selected secondary station and a main station of a radio-operated multi-hop hazard...
Method and device for operating a network and communication system
comprising such device
A method and a device are provided for operating a network, wherein the network comprises several network elements that are connected via a ring, wherein a...
System and method for radial component scattering
A system, method, and computer program for radial component scattering, comprising calculating a bounding box for each of a plurality of parts; calculating a...
Method and apparatus for visualizing 3D image data from tomographic
At least one embodiment of the present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for visualizing 3D image data from tomographic imaging modalities using a...
Method and device for communicating change-of-value information in a
building automation system
An automation component configured for wireless communication within a building automation system includes a wireless communications component, a processor in...
Mass damped bore tube for imaging apparatus
A bore tube for use in an imaging apparatus has a first tube and a second tube. The first tube is a complete cylinder of electrically conductive material; and...
Tomographic magnetic particle imaging (MPI) method and associated
According to at least one embodiment of the invention, at least two excitation fields with frequencies capable of being differently prescribed act on the object...
Piezoelectric component comprising a security layer and an infiltration
barrier and a method for the production...
A piezoelectric component with a monolithic stack, has electrode layers and piezoceramic layers arranged alternately one on top of the other, the piezoceramic...
Device for flexible power transmission and deicing of a high-voltage power
line by means of direct current
In order to provide an apparatus (1) for flexible power transmission and for deicing of a high-voltage line, which has a plurality of phases, by means of direct...
Dispensing of a diagnostic liquid onto a diagnostic reagent
Biological fluid samples are deposited by methods that produce a uniform layer of the sample over a reagent-containing surface. In one embodiment, a nozzle...
Device and method for the detection of an analyte
A device and a method are disclosed for the detection and/or for the quantification of an analyte. In at least one embodiment, the device includes a basic...
Method of centralizing and retaining molded end coils in magnet formers
A method for centralising and retaining a molded end coil (20) in a magnet former (12) which includes an oversleeve (24) for retaining the end coil in position,...
Sensor arrangement and method for detecting a sensor event
A sensor arrangement including a control circuit is disclosed. In at least one embodiment, at least one sensor electrode can be charged and/or discharged...
Membrane post treatment
The invention relates to polymeric ultrafiltration or microfiltration membranes of, for instance, poly(ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene) (HALAR.RTM.), PVDF or...
Method for operation of a compressor unit, and associated compressor unit
The invention relates to a method for operating a compressor unit, in particular for underwater operation. The aim of the invention is to minimize the risk of...
Extended length holes for tip film and tip floor cooling
The tip cooling arrangement of the present application reduces large cooling flow requirements which can compromise turbine performance. The tip cooling...
Turbine blade tip gap reduction system
A turbine blade sealing system for reducing a gap between a tip of a turbine blade and a stationary shroud of a turbine engine. The sealing system includes a...
Actuating device for an on/off valve
An actuating device for an on/off valve having a pneumatic drive that is connected to a compressed air supply by a solenoid valve, wherein when driven with a...
Apparatus and method for processing articles of different dimensions
An apparatus and a method stand up and process articles of different dimensions, in particular flat mail items. A conveying device transports articles to an...
Method for testing rotors
A method for testing rotors is disclosed, wherein a rotor to be tested is coupled in a torque-transmitting manner to an activating motor and is set in rotation....
Method for contacting electronic components by means of a substrate plate
One unhoused electronic component, e.g., a semiconductor power component, has at least one connecting surface disposed on a top side and/or on a bottom side for...
Method for error tree analysis
A technical system is broken down into a plurality of subsystems, each of which is allocated a time-dependent distribution function which describes the...
Method and device for agreeing shared key between first communication
device and second communication device
Based on security parameters previously agreed upon by first and second communication devices, a first security value is determined by the second communication...
Methods to optimally allocating the computer server load based on the
suitability of environmental conditions
A method includes generating a space information value for each of a plurality of spaces based on at least one environmental condition measurement for the...
Dynamic discovery of quality of service nodes
A method of using a computer network for Dynamic Discovery of Quality of Service Nodes is provided. The method comprises requesting for a level of Quality of...
Dividing e-mails between two users with the aid of a server
A method for operating a communication connection between a first communication terminal and a second communication terminal including a coupling to a data...
Storage of multiple, related time-series data streams
A method and system may receive time-series data of each of a plurality of real-time data streams from one or more sensors and create an electronic file based...
Method for assessing a rupture risk of an aneurysm of a patient and
A method for assessing a rupture risk of at least one aneurysm of a patient, with the rupture risk being assessed by a computing device as a function of at...