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Interactive manual deformable registration of images
An image processing method is described that allows a user to deform an overlay image for the purpose of registration with a source image. The user defines a...
Method and apparatus for visualizing tubular anatomical structures, in
particular vessel structures, in medical...
A method and an apparatus are disclosed for visualizing tubular anatomical structures, in particular vessel structures, in medical 3D image records. The method...
System and method for automatic detection of rib metastasis in computed
A method and system for automatically detecting rib metastasis in a thoracic CT volume is disclosed. The ribs are segmented in said CT volume by recursive...
Method and system for registering CT data sets
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for registering data points in data sets representing scan data. Data points corresponding to a physical feature represented...
Enhanced contrast MR system accommodating vessel dynamic fluid flow
A system enhances MR imaging contrast between vessels containing dynamically flowing blood and static tissue using an MR imaging system. The MR imaging system,...
System and method for robust segmentation of pulmonary nodules of various
A method for differentiating pulmonary nodules in digitized medical images includes identifying an object of interest from a digital image of the lungs,...
X-ray identification of interventional tools
A system and method enhance the visibility of medical devices shown in internal images. A medical device may be inserted into a patient. Internal images of the...
Earpiece with bars
A receiver of a hearing apparatus, especially of a hearing device, is proposed. The receiver is sufficiently centered in an auditory canal with an earpiece. The...
Hearing apparatus with variably mounted control element
A hearing apparatus is provided with a housing including a first housing mounting element and a control element that is mounted rotatably in the first housing...
Method for wireless data transfer between a hearing aid and an external
Data is wirelessly transferred between a hearing aid and an external device, wherein the hearing aid via an internal receiving device, receives data being sent...
Method for generating acoustic signals of a hearing aid
Acoustic signal tones of a hearing aid need to be adjusted to the particular situation so as to be easy to hear, i.e. on the one hand they should not be too...
X-ray optical grating and method for the production thereof, and X-ray
detector embodying same
In a method for the production of x-ray-optical gratings composed of a first material forming of periodically arranged grating webs and grating openings, a...
Method for coding data symbols
Data symbols, transmitted by OFDM radio using at least two transmission antennae, are coded by a DSTBC coding and a DSTFBC coding. Two adjacent data symbols of...
ACK/NACK DTX detection
In a first aspect of the invention there is a method, apparatus, and executable software product for receiving scheduling information, determining that at least...
Integrator and circuit-breaker having an integrator
An integrator and a circuit-breaker are disclosed, the integrator being in the form of a passive symmetrical low-pass filter having an integration capacitor. In...
Device for short-circuiting power semiconductor modules
An apparatus has power semiconductor modules, which are connected to one another via connection devices so as to form a series circuit. A short-circuiting...
Method for controlling the movement of a mobile part of an x-ray recording
system, and an x-ray recording...
With an x-ray imaging system with a moveable part, obstacles can stand in the way of the movement of the moveable part. In accordance with the invention, video...
Cableless operation of a medical device
A method for cableless transmission of operating signals from a mobile remote control unit to a medical device is provided. The method includes recording a...
Methods for emergency communication within a fire safety system
An emergency device or emergency system is configured for operation within a fire safety system, or a fire safety portion of a building automation system (BAS)....
Assembly with a vibration-isolated cover
An inventive vibration-generating device comprises a cover and isolating device arranged between the cover and the assembly. The isolating device reduces the...
Method for acquiring and displaying medical image data
A method is disclosed for acquiring and displaying image data, in particular MR image data. In at least one embodiment, the method includes scanning an...
Apparatus for monitoring discharge processes in a conductor of a
medium-voltage or high-voltage system
An apparatus monitors discharge processes in a conductor of a medium-voltage system or a high-voltage system. The apparatus contains at least one transformer...
Modular electrical system and method for its operation
A modular electrical system including a first current-emitting source module and a first current-consuming sink module which is connected to the first...
Circuit breaker arc chambers and methods for operating same
Embodiments provide arc chambers, and methods adapted to rapidly extinguish arcs in circuit breakers. In one aspect, a circuit breaker is provided having first...
Fuel cell integral bundle assembly including ceramic open end seal and
vertical and horizontal thermal...
A plurality of integral bundle assemblies contain a top portion with an inlet fuel plenum and a bottom portion containing a base support, the base supports a...
Component having a coating system
The invention relates to a component having a coating system, which comprises at least one bonding coat applied directly onto the component and at least one...
Ceramic powder, ceramic layer and layer system with pyrochlore phase and
A layer system is disclosed. The layer system includes a substrate and a ceramic outer layer. The ceramic outer ceramic layer is produced from a ceramic powder....
Fabrication of copper-based anodes via atmosphoric plasma spraying
A fuel electrode anode (18) for a solid oxide fuel cell is made by presenting a solid oxide fuel cell having an electrolyte surface (15), mixing copper powder...
Microfluidics system for mixing at least two starting materials
A microfluidics system for mixing at least two starting materials having a prescribed number of parallel and identical mixing or reaction branches, in which a...
Wind turbine, yaw system controller and yaw system for a wind turbine and
method of reducing the loads acting...
Wind turbine, yaw system controller and yaw system for a wind turbine and method of reducing the loads on such a yaw system. A method for reducing the loads...
Gas turbine sealing apparatus
A gas turbine comprises forward and aft rows of rotatable blades coupled to a disc/rotor assembly, a row of stationary vanes positioned between the forward and...
Method to correct imaging errors of an x-ray image intensifier system and
associated x-ray image intensifier system
An image intensifier system has an image converter tube to convert incident x-ray radiation into visible light and a digital camera system optically downstream...
Mixing system for increased height tanks
A system for mixing the solid and liquid contents of a tank having an increased height using at least one flow generating device positioned proximate an outer...
Door for closing a washing machine or a tumble dryer
A door for closing a washing machine which can be loaded from the front or a tumble dryer of this type is connected to the housing by means of a hinge in such a...
Multipart household appliance
A household appliance is provided that includes a first and a second housing which are disposed next to each other such that one sidewall faces another sidewall...
Device for generating a pulsed magnetic field
A pulsed magnetic field is generated by a device having a magnet to be operated in pulse operation which contains at least one superconductive refrigerant-free...
Dishwasher with a system for recognition of filling level
A dishwasher with a system for filling level recognition may be achieved which reliably determines the fluid level inside the dishwasher without the use of...
A built-in refrigerator comprising a carcass, in the lower rear area of which a machine compartment is formed. Said machine compartment is closed at least in...
Method and arrangement to install a wind-turbine
At least one blade of the wind-turbine is attached firm but detachable with the tower by a fixture. The tower and the attached blade are transported to a...
Method for fastening plastic drivers in washing drums
Fastening plastic drivers in a washing machine drum having at least two domes on the inside, which comprise a cavity extending along its center line, and are...
Dynamic control of computer resources for the pipeline processing of data
using anytime algorithms
Dynamic control of computer resources is used for processing process data in a pipeline. The pipeline includes a multiplicity of pipeline processors which each...
Communication system between a vehicle network and a wayside network
A system for communications between a vehicle network and a wayside network includes a router in the vehicle network configured to manage routing of data over...
Method and system for identifying information related to a good utilizing
conditional probabilities of correct...
A method and a system identify information placed on a good to be processed, and the way of processing the good depends on this information. With regard to the...
Method for computer-aided control or regulation of a technical system
A method for computer-aided control of any technical system is provided. The method includes two steps, the learning of the dynamic with historical data based...
Device and method for planning a production unit
A device for planning a production unit with a production building and a manufacturing facility, wherein the manufacturing facility has machines with equipment...
Sorting system with storage registers and a storage module with
last-in/first-out operation and automatic mail...
A sorting system for mail items includes sorting registers, a storage module operating on a last-in/first-out principle, a sorting circuit to convey a stream of...
Application of microsystems for a building system employing a system
An arrangement for use in a control system within a building includes a plurality of sensor microsystems (12, 406, 407, 408) configured to obtain environmental...
Upper body MRI scanner and associated control method
The invention relates to an upper body MRI scanner comprising a magnet arrangement for producing a horizontally oriented homogeneous main magnetic field, said...
Filter system for use in co-site and control method thereof
A co-site including at least two antenna/base transceiver station pairs operating on different frequency bands has a filter system that includes a first filter...
Circular intensity distribution analysis for the detection of convex,
concave and flat surfaces
A method for characterizing a shape of an object surface includes acquiring image data including the object. The image data is analyzed at a locus of points...