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Equipment system checking apparatus and method
An apparatus and system that ensures that defined equipment systems are monitored and checked before the equipment may be used is described. The invention...
Monitoring and control device for a door unit
A monitoring and control device for a door unit includes a sensor control device comprising an output side and an input side. At least one sensor assembly is...
Electronic access control and location tracking system
A method and system that allows authorized individuals access into controlled access locations and the ability to grant temporary and limited access to guests...
Electronic key system, and lock-side terminal and portable terminal
employed in same
An electronic key system includes a lock-side terminal that is mounted in a locked object and capable of at least locking and unlocking the locked object, and a...
Driver facts behavior information storage system
Methods and systems for tracking user behavior, the user behavior including one or more of: one or more user actions and one or more user interactions with a...
Method for unlocking door, method for renting asset and system thereof
A method for unlocking a door, a method for renting asset and a system thereof are provided in the present invention. The door includes an audio receiver, and...
Methods and systems for automatically identifying a data source for an
Apparatuses, methods, and systems installed in a vehicle. One method includes identifying, with a processing unit installed in a vehicle, one of a plurality of...
Interactive access to vehicle information
Implementations of the present invention contemplate utilizing the communicative connections between a telematics service provider (TSP), a communication...
Wheel alignment measurement
A method of onboard determination of vehicle wheel alignment is provided. In a first step, a lateral acceleration signal is generated, using an accelerometer...
Processing geographic position data associated with fleet vehicles
A device may receive multiple position data records. Each of the multiple position data records may identify a geographic position of a vehicle at a particular...
System to view automobile diagnostic information
A system has a Link device coupled to an on-board diagnostics (OBD) system of a vehicle, the Link device enabled to monitor trouble codes presented by the OBD...
Automated service management
A computer-implemented method for automated service management includes identifying a period of time to perform a service on a transporter, wherein the...
Vehicle maintenance reminders
A system may determine, based on vehicle data received from vehicle sensors, a maintenance indication indicative of vehicle maintenance required according to a...
Method for determining the suction mass flow of a gas turbine
A method for determining a suction mass flow of a gas turbine is provided. A turbine inlet pressure, a combustion chamber pressure loss and a pressure loss...
Bracket-slot-to-wire play compensation archwire design
A method and workstation are described for designing compensation in an orthodontic archwire in order to offset the bracket-slot-to-wire play and realize the...
Composite image associated with a head-mountable device
In one aspect, an HMD is disclosed that provides a technique for generating a composite image representing the view of a wearer of the HMD. The HMD may include...
Lighting of graphical objects based on environmental conditions
To provide digital maps on a portable device, a graphical representation of an object is displayed for display on a digital map, current orientation of the...
Systems and methods to dynamically adjust an image on a display monitor
represented in a video feed
According to some embodiments, information about dynamic adjustments being made to a video feed may be received from an instrumented video camera, the video...
Three-dimensional projection binding point rendering method and device
Disclosed is a three-dimensional projection binding point rendering method, which comprises: obtaining a 3D coordinate of a binding point in a three-dimensional...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method and data structure of
In an image processing apparatus, a sensor output data acquisition unit acquires data of layered image information from a sensor group. A slice image generation...
Identification of vascular territories
A computer-implemented method of identifying vascular territories in an imaging volume representing an anatomical region, including: obtaining, for each volume...
3D mapping of a surveyed environment
A real time 3D survey site modeler is disclosed. One embodiment includes a survey data collector to collect survey data for a location and obtain information...
Geoaccurate three-dimensional reconstruction via image-based geometry
A technique for generating a three-dimensional reconstruction of a scene involves generating a high-fidelity point cloud representing a three-dimensional...
Facial movement based avatar animation
Avatars are animated using predetermined avatar images that are selected based on facial features of a user extracted from video of the user. A user's facial...
System for providing three-dimensional digital animation viewer and method
A method for providing a three-dimensional (3D) digital cartoon viewer comprises the steps of: converting a specific, user-selected 2D digital cartoon into a 3D...
System and method for making a map
A system and method for making a map is herein disclosed. In this embodiment, the method for making a map can comprise the steps storing in a map file within a...
Map obtaining method
A method for obtaining a map comprises: capturing a map image from a physical map, obtaining a plurality of geographical coordinates corresponding to a...
Attribute-based stacking for diagrams
A system and method for facilitating adjusting a displayed representation of a visualization. An example method includes displaying a first visualization that...
Spiral CT systems and reconstruction methods
The present disclosure discloses a spiral CT system and a reconstruction method thereof. In some embodiments, it is proposed that data missing due to a large...
Methods and systems for performing model-based image processing
Methods and systems for model-based image processing are provided. One method includes selecting at least one reference image from a plurality of reference...
Reconstruction of a region-of-interest image
A method and system to perform region-of-interest (ROI) reconstruction is provided, even if the original projection data are truncated. The reconstruction is...
Systems and methods for motion correction using magnetic resonance imaging
A method of generating an image in one embodiment includes acquiring, with a computed tomography (CT) acquisition unit, CT projection data from at least a...
Dose-optimized protocol for AC and localization on hybrid scanners
A hybrid imaging system including a first imaging system configured to acquire low resolution anatomical data of a first field of view of an anatomical...
Systems and methods for motion mitigation determinations
Emission event data of an object of interest is acquired with a detector comprising a plurality of rings defining corresponding slices. Also, an amount of...
Medical image processing device
A medical image processing device according to an embodiment includes a first reconstruction unit, a second reconstruction unit, and an image combining unit....
Systems and methods for enhancing displayed images
A method of enhancing an image includes displaying an image, receiving eye-tracking information associated with the displayed image, and identifying a region of...
Apparatus and method of processing background image of medical display
Image processing apparatus comprises a memory unit configured to store medical data, and a data processing unit configured to receive medical data from the...
Display of photographic attributes related to a geographic location
A display is created relating to photography done by a camera. A first coverage zone is determined for at least one of the following: a current photograph, or a...
Image alteration techniques
Various techniques relating to the alteration of image data are provided herein. An electronic device capable of carrying out such techniques may include data...
Systems and methods for context based image compression
Techniques for compressing images based on context are provided. A first image and a second image may be identified for display on a client device. One or more...
Weight based image processing
In an image-encoding scheme, an input image is decomposed into several image blocks comprising multiple image elements. The image blocks are encoded into...
Compression using index bits in MSAA
A palette compressed representation may be stored in the index bits, when that is possible. The savings are considerable in some embodiments. In uncompressed...
Image identification method, electronic device, and computer program
An image identification method, an electronic device with image identification function and a computer program product executing the image identification method...
Independent covariance estimation and decontamination
Methods and systems are provided for estimating background spectral content in a hyperspectral imaging (HSI) scene. A HSI processor computes a scene covariance...
Devices and methods for augmented reality applications
In a particular embodiment, a method includes evaluating, at a mobile device, a first area of pixels to generate a first result. The method further includes...
Laser spot finding
Techniques are disclosed for determining the location of laser spot in an image, enabling wind sensing to be performed on captured images of the laser spot....
Method and apparatus for detecting posture of surveillance camera
Provided is a method and apparatus of detecting a posture of a camera such as a surveillance or monitoring camera. The method includes acquiring an image...
Image segmentation device, image segmentation method, and depth map
An image segmentation method includes displaying, through a display component, an image; receiving, through a user input component, a user command relative to...
A method includes segmenting a region of interest in imaging data in a visual presentation of the imaging data and visually highlighting, concurrently with the...
Method and system for separating tissue classes in magnetic resonance
A method for separating tissue classes in MR images is presented. The method includes acquiring a plurality of magnetic resonance images of a subject with...