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Three-dimensional breast anatomy imaging system
A diffuse optical spectroscopy system comprises a laser breast scanner, a handheld probe connected to the laser breast scanner for scanning a breast, and a...
Method and device for determining an optimum direction of projection for
recording projection images
The invention relates to a method and a device for determination of an optimum direction of projection or position for recording a number of two-dimensional...
Head coil for a magnetic resonance device
A head coil for a magnetic resonance apparatus has a supporting body that carries a number of antenna elements. The supporting body has an end section that is...
Method for synchronization of assemblies in a base station
A method synchronizes assemblies in a base station to a reference clock signal. A local clock signal and a frame are formed in a first assembly. The clock...
Method for registering and merging medical image data
The present invention relates to a method for the registration and superimposition of image data when taking serial radiographs in medical imaging, wherein a...
Method of coalescing information about inspected objects
A method of coalescing information about inspected objects. The method includes acquiring an image set of an object to be inspected, the image set having a...
Method and system for intelligent digital subtraction
A method and system for intelligent digital subtraction is disclosed. The method and system for intelligent digital subtraction can be used in a roadmap...
Medical image data processing and interventional instrument identification
A system processes pixel representative image data of medical images of patient anatomy to automatically identify an interventional instrument. The system...
Computer aided detection of pulmonary embolism with local characteristic
features in CT angiography
A method for computer aided detection of pulmonary emboli includes acquiring medical image data. A pulmonary embolism candidate comprising a cluster of voxels...
Earphone facility with vibration-isolated earphone
An earphone facility is proposed to reduce feedback in hearing devices with an external earphone. The earphone facility includes an earphone, which is embodied...
Method and apparatus for the configuration of setting options on a hearing
The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for the configuration of at least one adjustment option on a hearing device, with the hearing device wearer...
Behind-the-ear hearing device having an external, optical microphone
An optically unnoticeable and acoustically improved behind-the-ear hearing device having a housing which can be worn behind the ear, a signal processing...
Method and apparatus for mapping of conference call participants using
A method includes receiving audio electronic business card data during a conference; comparing said audio electronic business card data with voices of...
Allocation of user equipment identifier
A communication system that comprises a base station and a substation connected to the base station. The base station maintains a set of identifiers, each...
Protective device and method for its operation
A protective device is disclosed for combination with an electrical switching device including a main current line or for integration in such a switching...
Arrangement and method for positioning of apparatuses
In an arrangement and associated method for positioning of apparatuses (in particular of a C-arm), the position and orientation of a C-arm and of a pointer...
ASI network for explosion-hazard areas
At least one embodiment of the invention relates to a fieldbus system, in particular for use in an explosion-hazard area. The fieldbus system, in at least one...
Magnetic resonance method and device to differentiate among pixels
representing a silicon-dominated substance,...
In a magnetic resonance method and device for automatic differentiation of respective pixels as representing either a silicon-dominated substance, or...
Calibration of an emission tomography subsystem
A method and a system are disclosed for calibrating an emission tomography subsystem in a combined MR (magnetic resonance) and emission tomography imaging...
Method for modernizing a technical system and an appropriate drive element
One embodiment relates to modernizing a technical system, in particular a producing system with the aim of obtaining economic and technical advantages. The...
Self-contained bearing lubrication system operating on oil ring lubricated
A lubrication system for an electrodynamic machine including therein an internal oil sump and at least one oil ring hydrodynamic bearing, wherein the oil ring...
Arrangement for cooling of an electrical machine
In one aspect, an arrangement for cooling of an electrical machine is provided. The arrangement includes a rotor and a stator of the electrical machine, while...
Method and arrangement for damping of tower-oscillations
A method and an arrangement for the damping of tower-oscillations are provided. The method for the damping of tower-oscillations includes transforming a...
Domestic appliance combination
A domestic appliance combination comprising at least a first domestic appliance and a second domestic appliance arranged thereabove is disclosed, these being...
Circuit breaker compartment arc flash venting system
The present invention relates generally to a switchgear apparatus. More particularly, the invention encompasses a circuit breaker compartment arc flash venting...
Ceramic wash-coat for catalyst support
A wash-coat (16) for use as a support for an active catalyst species (18) and a catalytic combustor component (10) incorporating such wash-coat. The wash-coat...
Method for producing a coating through cold gas spraying
The embodiments include a method for producing a coating through cold gas spraying. In the process, particles according to the embodiments are used which...
Device, sensor, sensor element and method for measuring the profile of a
spinal column and for measuring...
The profile of the spinal column and changes in the profile of the spinal column are continuously measured during movement along the entire spinal column in all...
Biplane ultrasound imaging and corresponding transducer
An ultrasonic imaging tube is provided. A tube body has a longitudinal axis and a circumference. A first transducer array is disposed in the body along the...
Coherent image formation for dynamic transmit beamformation
Retrospective dynamic transmit beamformation is provided in medical ultrasound imaging. Using parallel receive beamformation, sets of data representing...
Blood pump, medical apparatus having a blood pump and method for assisting
the positioning of a blood pump
The invention relates to a blood pump and a medical apparatus having a blood pump, which is provided for insertion into the heart of a patient. The blood pump...
Circuit breakers with lug screw retention and methods for manufacturing
Embodiments provide circuit breakers with stops adapted to prevent a lug screw from falling out of circuit breaker and/or to prevent the lug screw from blocking...
Stationary turbine component with laminated skin
A stationary turbine engine component, such as a turbine vane, includes a internal spar and an external skin. The internal spar is made of a plurality of spar...
Fastener assembly with cyclone cooling
A fluid cooled fastener assembly for use in a high temperature environment and a method of fluid cooling a fastener assembly are provided. The fastener has a...
Apparatus and method for moving a liquid by means of a piezoelectric
An apparatus having a device for moving a liquid comprises a piezoacoustic resonator element (11) having at least one piezoelectric layer (110) and two...
Inner container for a refrigerating device
A container for forming an interior space within a refrigerating device that can be accessed via a door opening of the refrigerating device including a...
An ice dispenser including an ice supply container; a shaft extending into the supply container; a stirrer rotatable about the shaft which extends into the...
System method and devices for windage noise damping in induction motor
A rotor windage noise damping system for an induction motor cooling vent A duct having a duct airflow path has a proximal end opening in communication with the...
Heat exchanger tube, heat exchanger and use
According to the invention, in order to prevent a film from forming which obstructs the transfer of heat in heat exchanger pipes, the heat exchanger pipe...
Arrangement for metering a gaseous sample in a carrier gas stream
An arrangement for metering a gaseous sample in a carrier gas stream has a sample gas path and a carrier gas path, both paths being connected to a carrier gas...
Method and apparatus for cooling hot gases and fluidized slag in entrained
A method and device for cooling hot crude gas and slag from entrained flow gasification of liquid and solid combustibles at crude gas temperatures ranging from...
Dryer with recirculated air proportion and method for its operation
A dryer includes a drying chamber for the articles to be dried, a supply air duct, a process air duct, a heater in the process air duct for heating process air,...
Gas turbine transition duct coupling apparatus
An apparatus is provided for coupling a first portion of a gas turbine transition duct to a second portion of a gas turbine transition duct to reduce vibratory...
Method for controlling time based signals to indicate a time range free of
an end time
A method controls time based signals that are outputted from at least two processes of unit. A first signal is converted into a first signal value and indicates...
Method for combining data to be processed with a data-specific apparatus,
and apparatus and computer program...
A method and a system for combining data with an apparatus which is provided for processing the data includes the following steps: (a) determining an identifier...
Collaborative data and knowledge integration
A framework for to enable collaborative research includes enabling scientific researchers to dynamically interact with others, collaboratively author, annotate,...
Method and system for estimating a sentiment for an entity
A method for estimating a sentiment conveyed by the content of information sources towards an entity is presented. The sentiment is obtained with respect to a...
Method for detecting a "rotating stall" fault in a compressor fed by an
The invention relates to a method for detecting a rotating stall fault in a compressor (12) which is driven by means of a three-phase current motor (8) fed by...
Controlling a slave drive with dynamic determination of the dynamics of
the master axis
A method for controlling several master axes in a machine, for example a production machine includes the steps of defining profiles of desired values for a...