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US-8,131,060 Process control method, data registration program, and method for manufacturing electronic device
A process control method is provided for a surface mount line including a solder printer for printing solder on a surface of a substrate, a solder print...
US-8,131,059 Defect inspection device and defect inspection method for inspecting whether a product has defects
In an apparatus for photographing an image of a product to judge whether or not a defect is present, a manufacturing desirable image is formed from data...
US-8,131,058 Method and apparatus for visual inspection
In the case of die-to-die comparison, threshold processing units process the differential image between the image of a sample chip and the images of left and...
US-8,131,057 Defect distribution pattern comparison method and system
A comparison system is provided with a defect inspection unit, a reference pattern storage unit, a pattern comparison unit, a comparison result processing unit...
US-8,131,056 Constructing variability maps by correlating off-state leakage emission images to layout information
Improved techniques are disclosed for monitoring or sensing process variations in integrated circuit designs. Such techniques provide such improvements by...
US-8,131,055 System and method for assembly inspection
A method for assembly inspection is disclosed. The system may include obtaining a digital image of an assembled product, extracting images of one or more...
US-8,131,054 Computerized image analysis for acetic acid induced cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
A method for differentiating cancerous lesions from surrounding tissue, which includes extracting an opacity parameter from acetowhite regions of pre acetic...
US-8,131,053 Detection of circulating tumor cells using imaging flow cytometry
Photometric and morphometric features derived from multi-mode imagery of cells in flow are used as a cell analyzer to determine if a marker corresponding to a...
US-8,131,052 Method of processing an image
A method of processing an input image produces an output image emphasizing peak-like structures. The input image comprises input pixels and each input pixel has...
US-8,131,051 Advanced automatic digital radiographic hot light method and apparatus
A method for automatically modifying the rendering of an image based on an analysis of pixel values within a selected region of interest. The method includes:...
US-8,131,050 Radiographic image capturing apparatus and radiographic image capturing method
The continuous image capturing of a subject is performed with small doses of radiation. A plurality of auxiliary images obtained by the continuous image...
US-8,131,049 Breast tomosynthesis with display of highlighted suspected calcifications
Systems and methods that facilitate the presentation and assessment of selected features in projection and/or reconstructed breast images, such as...
US-8,131,048 Method and apparatus for correcting distortion during magnetic resonance imaging
In a method and apparatus for correcting distortion during magnetic resonance imaging k space data in a number of readout encoding directions, sampling points...
US-8,131,047 Method and device for distortion correction in magnetic resonance imaging
In a method and device for correcting distortion in MRI, k-space data are acquired in a number of data readout directions, the data are converted into a number...
US-8,131,046 Magnetic resonance imager using cylindrical offset region of excitation, and method
A magnetic resonance imager performing images of a patient imager includes imaging coils. The imager includes receiver coils The imager includes a computer that...
US-8,131,045 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes: a recognizing device which recognizes a bone area extracted from a tomogram, the bone area including a bone site...
US-8,131,044 Method and apparatus for determining the effectiveness of an image transformation process
A method for determining the effectiveness of an image transformation process includes acquiring a four-dimensional (4D) image data set, sorting the 4D image...
US-8,131,043 Method and apparatus for detecting interventricular dyssynchrony
Several embodiments of a method and apparatus for detecting interventricular dyssynchrony are provided. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes an image...
US-8,131,042 Methods and apparatus for hybrid cone beam image reconstruction
A method for reconstructing an image using an imaging apparatus that includes a radiation source, a detector array, and a computer. The method includes...
US-8,131,041 System and method for selective blending of 2D x-ray images and 3D ultrasound images
A system and method for simultaneously imaging a structure using two different imaging modalities and blending the images into a single blended two dimensional...
US-8,131,040 Artifact correction for motion artifacted images associated with the pulmonary cycle
A diagnostic imaging system (8) images a subject at a preselected phase point (46) which occurs in one or more successive pulmonary cycles. A breathing monitor...
US-8,131,039 System and method for multiple-instance learning for computer aided diagnosis
A method for training a classifier for classifying candidate regions in computer aided diagnosis of digital medical images includes providing a training set of...
US-8,131,038 System and method for global-to-local shape matching for automatic liver segmentation in medical imaging
A method for automatically segmenting a liver in digital medical images includes providing a 3-dimensional (3D) digital image I and a set of N training shapes...
US-8,131,037 Radiation imaging apparatus and method of controlling the same
A radiation imaging apparatus detects the density distribution of an image formed by a radiopaque dye from each of two images obtained by radiation imaging. The...
US-8,131,036 Computer-aided detection and display of colonic residue in medical imagery of the colon
Methods and systems are presented that improve a radiologist's ability to identify polyps by automatically and more accurately detecting and displaying colonic...
US-8,131,035 Cell analysis using isoperimetric graph partitioning
A computer implemented method for differentiating between elements of an image and a background includes inputting an image comprising pixels forming a view of...
US-8,131,034 Efficient visualization of cortical vascular territories and functional MRI by cycled arterial spin labeling MRI
Regional arterial spin labeling (regASL) speeds up acquisition without sacrificing the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of the resulting perfusion images by using...
US-8,131,033 Sensitivity lens for assessing uncertainty in image visualizations of data sets, related methods and computer...
Systems for rendering images from a multi-dimensional data set include a sensitivity lens configured to electronically render a sequence of images showing...
US-8,131,032 Apparatus for automatic detection of lumen-intima and media-adventitia interfaces in a blood vessel
An apparatus for defining the lumen-intima interface and media-adventitia interface of a blood vessel, for example the carotid artery, comprises a means for...
US-8,131,031 Systems and methods for inferred patient annotation
Certain embodiments of the present invention provide an improved method for automatically labeling an image using an intraoperative imaging system. The method...
US-8,131,030 Receiving apparatus
Each of detecting circuits 36a, 36d, 36f, and 36h detects a key signal such as a horizontal synchronization signal, a vertical synchronization signal, a capsule...
US-8,131,029 Systems and methods for automatic skin-based identification of people using digital images
Systems and methods are provided for automatic identification of a person based on an analysis of the person's skin. In one embodiment, a method for...
US-8,131,028 Method and apparatus providing flexible measurement functionality for medical images
In a medical imaging system the flexibility and power of measurement tools is improved by making the measurements objects themselves, whereby flexible...
US-8,131,027 Finger contact detecting apparatus, finger contact detecting method, fingerprint reading apparatus and...
A finger contact detecting apparatus, which detects a finger being swept on a fingerprint sensor of the finger contact detecting apparatus, the finger contact...
US-8,131,026 Method and apparatus for fingerprint image reconstruction
Enhanced accuracy finger position and motion sensors devices, algorithms, and methods are disclosed that can be used in a variety of different applications. The...
US-8,131,025 Fingerprint detection apparatus
A fingerprint detection apparatus for obtaining an image of a fingerprint of a finger by using a light source for emitting a light to the finger and an image...
US-8,131,024 Apparatus and method of image capture for facial recognition
An image capture apparatus includes a first imaging device operable to capture an image feedback image. A generator generates a feedback image from a captured...
US-8,131,023 Monitoring system for acquiring a facial image and performing monitoring processing, method, information...
The present invention decreases the processing load of a server related to a collation processing system which is implemented by a server which performs...
US-8,131,022 Surveillance recorder and its method
A surveillance recorder (10) comprises: a picture input unit (12) for inputting a surveillance picture; a moving object detection unit (18) for detecting a...
US-8,131,021 Two stage detection for photographic eye artifacts
The detection of red-eye defects is enhanced in digital images for embedded image acquisition and processing systems. A two-stage redeye filtering system...
US-8,131,020 Method for controlling the appearance of products and process performance by image analysis
A new application of machine vision for process industries is proposed. The invention consists of: (1) estimation of visual quality of products, (2) modeling...
US-8,131,019 Method and system for capturing images moving at high speed
An image of a moving object, such as a postage indicium barcode on a mail piece, is captured with the object in motion (e.g., while being transported through a...
US-8,131,018 Object detection and recognition system
An object recognition system is provided including at least one image capturing device configured to capture at least one image, wherein the image includes a...
US-8,131,017 Automatic illuminating system for a contactlessly measuring automobile service device
Automatic illuminating and image recording system for an automobile service device, combined illuminating and image recording unit and method for automatic...
US-8,131,016 Digital image processing using face detection information
A method of processing a digital image using face detection within the image achieves one or more desired image processing parameters. A group of pixels is...
US-8,131,015 Multiple camera control system
A multiple camera tracking system for interfacing with an application program running on a computer is provided. The tracking system includes two or more video...
US-8,131,014 Object-tracking computer program product, object-tracking device, and camera
A computer performs following steps according to a program for tracking an object. Template matching of each frame of an input image to a plurality of template...
US-8,131,013 Method and detecting system for positions of facial parts
A method and a system for simply and automatically detecting the positions of eyes, mouth, and nose in a face image with high reliability are provided. A...
US-8,131,012 Behavioral recognition system
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and a system for analyzing and learning behavior based on an acquired stream of video frames. Objects...
US-8,131,011 Human detection and tracking system
A human tracking system for tracking a plurality of humans in motion, in a video of the humans in motion, includes a human detection subsystem, and a combined...
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