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 Ofdma system and control method based on mesh network patent thumbnailOfdma system and control method based on mesh network
The present invention provides an ofdma system based on a mesh network. The ofdma system comprises the mesh network and several orthogonal and nonoverlapping data blocks divided on a time domain and a frequency domain.
Kz Broadband Technologies, Ltd


 Method and device for producing a masking instruction, as well as for masking image information from a camera patent thumbnailMethod and device for producing a masking instruction, as well as for masking image information from a camera
A method for producing a masking instruction for a camera of a vehicle, the method including a setting step, a transforming step, and a storing step. In the setting step, interpolation points of a field-of-view boundary are set in a vehicle coordinate system using three-dimensional model data of the vehicle, the interpolation points being set from a camera perspective that is modeled in the model data.
Robert Bosch Gmbh


 Full-range image detecting system and method thereof patent thumbnailFull-range image detecting system and method thereof
A full-range image detecting system including a planar light source, an image capturing device, a light sensing device, a processing unit and a measuring module is provided. The planar light source projects a photo image with periodical variations onto an object.
Industrial Technology Research Institute


 Rf system using pr-ask with orthogonal offset patent thumbnailRf system using pr-ask with orthogonal offset
An rf system using pr-ask with orthogonal offset is disclosed. In some embodiments, the system includes a pr-ask signal generator and an orthogonal offset generator.
Clairvoyant Technology Llc


 Method and device for bounding an object in a video patent thumbnailMethod and device for bounding an object in a video
The invention relates to a method for bounding an object in a video sequence fx,y,t. The method includes obtaining a subset of pixels located in the object to annotate, in each frame of the video sequence.
Thomson Licensing


 Image-capturing system for combining subject and three-dimensional virtual space in real time patent thumbnailImage-capturing system for combining subject and three-dimensional virtual space in real time
[solution] this image-capturing system is provided with a camera (10) for capturing an image of a subject, a tracker (20) for detecting the position and orientation of the camera, a space image storage unit (30) in which an image of a three-dimensional virtual space is stored, and an image-forming unit (40) for generating a composite image in which an image of the subject captured using the camera and an image of the three-dimensional virtual space are combined. The image-forming unit (40) projects the three-dimensional virtual space specified by a world coordinate system (x, y, z) onto screen coordinates (u, v), in which the camera coordinate system (u, v, n) of the camera is taken as a reference, and combines the images of the three-dimensional virtual space and the subject on a screen specified by the screen coordinates (u, v).

 Method and system for determining spatial characteristics of a camera patent thumbnailMethod and system for determining spatial characteristics of a camera
A method and system for determining a position of a camera is disclosed. The method and system includes determining and registering geographical coordinates of a mobile device in the mobile device itself, presenting on a display of the mobile device a pattern representing the geographical coordinates of the mobile device, capturing by the camera an image of the display of the mobile device when presenting the geographical coordinates, translating in the camera the pattern in the captured image of the display of the mobile device into geographical coordinates, and determining in the camera the position of the camera based on the geographical coordinates translated from the pattern in the captured image..
Axis Ab


 Virtual teleportation systems and methods patent thumbnailVirtual teleportation systems and methods
Virtual teleportation systems and methods are disclosed. A remote advertising system includes an identification, location and authentication system associated with a physical venue, including a master sensor node and a plurality of sensors.
Cloudtraq Llc


 System architecture for machine vision on moving platforms patent thumbnailSystem architecture for machine vision on moving platforms
A computer system for processing machine vision data and performing active control of a mobile platform includes a plurality of sensors configured to acquire inertial and positional data. The system further includes a first plurality of co-processors having a hardware logic configured to control the acquisition of the inertial data.
Goodrich Corporation


 Systems and methods for generating online documents patent thumbnailSystems and methods for generating online documents
A method and system facilitate online document generation and publication in true what-you-see-is-what-you-get fashion without requiring any programming or computer engineering skills. The online document may be a full website with any functions demanded including 3d features.

Touch implementation and electronic device

A touch implementation method and device and an electronic device are provided, and the method includes: displaying n calibration points for user touch by a display screen of an electronic device; acquiring first coordinates of the n calibration points for user touch; acquiring second coordinates of the n calibration points; and calculating a mapping parameter between a first coordinate of a point and a second coordinate of the point according to the first coordinates of the n calibration points and the second coordinates of the n calibration points. The mapping parameter is configured for acquiring a first coordinate of a touch point touched by the user upon a user touching the display screen.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Self-capacitive touch sensing devices, touch point positioning method, and display devices

A positioning method for positioning two touch points of self-capacitive touch sensing devices is disclosed. The method includes: applying a first driving signals to the n rows of row sensors in sequence to determine the row sensors having the touch points; applying a second driving signals to the m columns of column sensors to determine the column sensor having touch points; applying a third driving signals to the row sensors or the column sensors; detecting a delay time period of the third driving signals within the row sensors or the column sensor so as to determine coordinates of the real touch points in accordance with the delay time period.
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Display device

According to an aspect, a display device includes: a plurality of pixels arranged at positions corresponding to coordinates in a row and a column directions; and a plurality of sub-pixels arranged among the pixels. The pixels and the sub-pixels are arranged in a staggered manner.
Japan Display Inc.

Grating patterns for target phase changes

Examples include a method for fabricating a grating mirror using a computing device that comprises calculating a target phase change across the grating mirror. The target phase change may correspond to a target wavefront shape in a beam of light reflected from a grating patter.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Method and vehicle and mobile device coordination

A system includes a processor configured to receive vehicle gps coordinates. The processor is also configured to compare the received gps coordinates to known device coordinates.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Improving network efficiency

There is provided a method, comprising: detecting, by a control node, which of the plurality of network nodes of a centrally coordinated network is currently serving as a master node, wherein the master node coordinates scheduling for one or more slave nodes in the network; identifying that one of the one or more slave nodes should be selected as the new master node on the basis of a predetermined selection criterion; and causing the identified slave node to serve as the new master node.. .
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Method and vehicle and mobile device coordination

A system includes a processor configured to receive vehicle gps coordinates. The processor is also configured to compare the received gps coordinates to known device coordinates.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Method and indoor location estimation among peer-to-peer devices

Methods and apparatus perform location estimation among peer-to-peer devices. For the various methods, data of several different types, such as received signal strength, timing measurements, time stamps, actual transmit power, etc., is measured, stored, and propagated within a peer-to-peer network to enable each device in the peer-to-peer network to calculate positioning coordinates for one or more devices having unknown positioning coordinates..
Motorola Mobility Llc

Method and indoor location estimation among peer-to-peer devices

Methods and apparatus perform location estimation among peer-to-peer devices. For the various methods, data of several different types, such as received signal strength, timing measurements, time stamps, actual transmit power, etc., is measured, stored, and propagated within a peer-to-peer network to enable each device in the peer-to-peer network to calculate positioning coordinates for one or more devices having unknown positioning coordinates..
Motorola Mobility Llc

Method of location based electronic document signature tracking by executing computer-executable instructions stored on a non-transitory computer-readable medium

A method of location based electronic document signature tracking provides the ability to track electronically signed documents by location. An electronic document is received on a mobile gps-enabled device, the electronic document is opened with document reader software, and a user enters signature input through a signature input field, either as a freehand, drawn signature, or as a typed text signature rendered into a font.

Method for assessing parameters for controlling a solar tracker

The invention relates to a method for assessing parameters for controlling a solar tracker including modules which include a table of means for processing solar radiation which is movable on means for connecting to the ground, which includes detecting, for each connection means, spatial coordinates of a point for connection with the table; for each module: i. Determining a tilt of the table from the determined spatial coordinates; ii.
Exosun

Positioning method and apparatus in three-dimensional space of reverberation

The present disclosure relates to a positioning method and apparatus in a three-dimensional space of reverberation. The method includes the following steps: constructing a three-dimensional space frame surrounding a point sound source and a sound receiver, and acquiring barycentric coordinates of the three-dimensional space frame; establishing an x-y coordinate system by using the barycentric coordinates as the origin; determining a vector from the sound receiver to the barycentric coordinates and a facing angle between the sound receiver and the barycentric coordinates according to the established x-y coordinate system; and obtaining reverberation intensity through calculation according to the vector from the sound receiver to the barycentric coordinates and the facing angle between the sound receiver and the barycentric coordinates, and using the reverberation intensity as a control parameter..
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Machine vision for ego-motion, segmenting, and classifying objects

Systems and methods for machine vision are presented. Such machine vision includes ego-motion, as well as the segmentation and/or classification of image data of one or more targets of interest.

Visual navigation method, visual navigation device and robot

The present disclosure provides a visual navigation method and a visual navigation device. The method may include steps of: obtaining a plurality of ambient sub-images for a collected ambient image based on the collected ambient image; performing a region-matching process on each of the ambient sub-images to determine a disparity between at least two of the ambient sub-images; and determining coordinates of an object in the ambient image based on the determined disparity, and performing a navigation based on the determined coordinates.
China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology

Method for detecting and classifying events of a scene

The subject of the invention is a method for detecting and classifying events of a scene by means of a single-pupil imaging system equipped with a visnir detector in the 0.6 μm-1.1 μm band and with an swir detector, which comprises steps of acquiring synchronized visnir and swir successive 2d images, of displaying the visnir images, and of processing these images, which consists in: comparing the swir images so as to determine, for each pixel, the variation in illumination from one swir image to another and the peak value of these swir illuminations, if this variation in swir illumination is greater than a threshold, then an event associated with said pixel is detected and: its date, its temporal shape and its duration are determined, in the visnir images, the coordinates are determined of the corresponding pixel for which: the variation in the illumination from one visnir image to another and the peak value of these visnir illuminations are calculated, and these variations in swir and visnir illumination and their peak values are compared so as to estimate a temperature of the event, the distance of the corresponding point of the scene is estimated so as to calculate the intensity of the event on the basis of the swir and visnir illuminations and on the basis of this distance, the total energy of the event is estimated on the basis of its temporal shape and of its intensity, the event is classified as a function of its duration, its temperature, its intensity and its energy, the previous steps are repeated for another pixel of the swir images.. .
Thales

Method for creating face replacement database

A method for creating a face replacement database includes steps of creating a face database for storing a plurality of replaced images with a face image rotation angle by using a method for estimating a 3d vector angle from a 2d face image, and defining a region to be replaced in the replaced image. The method for estimating a 3d vector angle from a 2d face image includes the steps of creating a feature vector template; detecting a corner of eye and mouth in a face image; defining a sharp point in a vertical direction of the quadrilateral plane, and converting the vertices into 3d coordinates; computing the four vectors from the sharp point to the four vertices to obtain a vector set, and matching the vector set with the feature vector model to obtain an angle which is defined as a rotation angle of the input face image..
Ming Chuan University

Registration of virtual object association rights for augmented reality environment

A method for registration of rights for hosting virtual objects over a property in augmented reality environment in an augmented reality registration service system. The augmented reality registration service system provides a user interface to enable a property owner to place a request for registration of rights for associating virtual objects in augmented reality environment over a property selected from maps presented through the user interface.

Dynamic modeling of geospatial words in social media

Dynamically modelling geospatial words in social media, in one aspect, generates a word set based on frequencies of words occurring in gps annotated text data generated by a gps-enabled device containing latitude and longitude coordinates. Locations are partitioned by mapping gps coordinates in the gps annotated text data to a set of discrete non-overlapped locations.
International Business Machines Corporation

Dynamic modeling of geospatial words in social media

Dynamically modelling geospatial words in social media, in one aspect, generates a word set based on frequencies of words occurring in gps annotated text data generated by a gps-enabled device containing latitude and longitude coordinates. Locations are partitioned by mapping gps coordinates in the gps annotated text data to a set of discrete non-overlapped locations.
International Business Machines Corporation

Optical touch device and sensing method thereof

An optical touch device and a sensing method thereof are provided. The optical touch device includes a plurality of optical sensors and a processing unit.
Wistron Corporation

System and estimating three-dimensional measurements of physical objects

Method and system for estimating three dimensional measurements of a physical object by utilizing readings from inertial sensors is provided. The method involves capturing by a handheld unit, three dimensional aspects of the physical object.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Method and equipment based on multi-core fiber bragg grating probe for measuring structures of a micro part

A method and equipment based on multi-core fiber bragg grating (fbg) probe for measuring structures of a micro part are provided. The provided method relates to how to accomplish measuring structures of a micro part by transforming two or three-dimensional contact displacements into spectrum shifts of the multi-core fbg probe, and to reconstruct the structure geometry of a micro part.
Harbin Institute Of Technology

Method, system and target for setting reference points on construction

A position adjusting mechanism 30 with a target 10 mounted thereon is fixed at a plurality of reference points s1 to s16 respectively on a construction 1, and initial 3d coordinates c0 of the targets 10 are surveyed and stored. When deformation or distortion of the construction 1 occurs, a deviation Δc (=ct−c0) of 3d coordinate ct of each of the targets 10 from the initial 3d coordinate c0 thereof are detected by a deviation detecting means 26, and each of the targets 10 recovers the initial 3d coordinate c0 by the position adjusting mechanism 30 thereof in accordance with the detected deviation Δc.
Big Survey & Design Co. Ltd.

Network authentication of a geo-fenced volume

Provided is a method for managing a software defined network using a software control layer to regulate a geo-fenced volume. The software control layer can use a global positioning system (gps) including a range of latitudes, a range of longitudes and a range of altitudes.
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus, system and estimating a location of a mobile device

Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and/or methods of estimating a location of a mobile device. For example, an apparatus may include a wireless communication unit to communicate a message between an access point and a mobile device, the message including a group identifier to indicate the access point belongs to a group of two or more access points having local coordinates measured with respect to a common origin point..
Intel Corporation

Network authentication of a geo-fenced volume

Provided is a method for managing a software defined network using a software control layer to regulate a geo-fenced volume. The software control layer can use a global positioning system (gps) including a range of latitudes, a range of longitudes and a range of altitudes.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and automated traffic management of intelligent unmanned aerial vehicles

A drone traffic management system comprising a computer comprising memory means for storing origin coordinates indicating an origin location of a drone, destination coordinates indicating a destination of the drone, and traffic management factors located between the origin location of the drone and the destination of the drone; and processing means for controlling the flight of a drone. This is accomplished by calculating a flight path for the drone to fly automatically from the origin location to the destination location without manual intervention, sending the flight path to the drone, receiving location data of the drone as it travels from the origin location to the destination, re-calculating the flight path of the drone as a function of the traffic management factors and the location data of the drone, and sending the re-calculated flight path to the drone..

System and a biometric image sensor with spoofing detection

The system includes a 3d biometric image sensor and processing module operable to generate a 3d surface map of a biometric object, wherein the 3d surface map includes a plurality of 3d coordinates. The system performs one or more anti-spoofing techniques to determine a fake biometric..
Flashscan3d, Llc

System and performing operations in response to preauthorization and geographic location data

A system for purchasing performing operations in response to preauthorization and receiving geographic coordinates. The system includes, but is not limited to, a remote server, communicatively coupled to a third party system and a user database.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Transcript determination method

A method of estimating transcript abundances includes: (a) obtaining transcript fragment sequencing data from a potential mixture of transcripts of a genetic locus of interest; (b) assigning this data to genetic coordinates of the locus of interest to obtain a data set of fragment genetic coordinate coverage and a coverage envelope curve; (c) setting a number of transcripts of the mixture; (d) pre-setting a probability distribution function of modelled genetic coverage for each transcript i composed of the product of a weight factor αi and the sum of at least 2 probability subfunctions j independently weighted by a weight factor βi,j; (e) adding the probability distribution functions for each transcript to obtain a sum function; (f) fitting the sum function to the coverage envelope curve to optimize αi and βi,j to increase the fit; and (g) repeating steps (e) and (f) until a pre-set convergence criterion has been fulfilled.. .
Lexogen Gmbh

Method and voice operation of mobile applications having unnamed view elements

A method and apparatus for voice operation of mobile applications having unnamed view elements includes an electronic computing device configured to determine that a view element for a mobile application is unnamed in a view hierarchy layout file for the mobile application and to enter a name for the view element in a data record. The method performed by the electronic computing device further includes receiving a voice command for an operation that invokes the view element.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Positioning system for determining the location of a device

A wireless device comprising: a wireless interface for communicating with a network of reference nodes, and a location module configured to obtain a measurement of a respective signal communicated between the wireless interface and each of a plurality of said reference nodes. The location module is also supplied with a respective set of transformed coordinates for each of said plurality of reference nodes, transformed relative to their actual physical coordinates.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Light engine for and simulating a flame

An apparatus, system, and method for lighting effects, including simulating a flame. A three dimensional carrier includes an array of a plurality of light sources distributed on it.
Mj Products, Inc.

Improvements in or relating to organic compounds

A process for the hydrogenation of a substrate comprising a carbon heteroatom double bond in the presence of a transition metal complex comprising a tridentate or bisdentate-ligand containing a nitrogen, sulphur and phosphorus atom, of which at least the n- and p- and optionally also the s-atom coordinates with the transition metal.. .
Givaudan Sa

Location based information service application

A method and system for providing audio information on geographical elements at a geo-location by receiving, at a server, geo-location coordinates of a mobile device; selecting audio files comprising information on the geographical elements located within a predetermined radius of the geo-location; sending the audio files to the mobile device; storing the audio files in a memory on the mobile device; and playing the audio files on the mobile device. The method and system may also periodically receive the geo-location coordinates of the mobile device and compare the received geo-location coordinates to previously received geo-location coordinates to determine if the device has moved to a different geo-location..

Method and generating and playing animated message

A method and an electronic device are provided for transmitting a message from an electronic device to another electronic device. Handwritten input comprising one or more input objects is received.
Samsung Electornics Co., Ltd.

Methods and devices for coding and decoding the position of the last significant coefficient

Methods and devices are described for entropy coding data using an entropy coder to encode quantized transform domain coefficient data. Last significant coefficient information is signaled in the bitstream using two-dimensional coordinates for the last significant coefficient.
Blackberry Limited

Method and creating and placing a micro message

Silicon processing technology is used to generate an array of micro messages. These micro messages can contain at least one stick figure, or at least one word, or at least one stick figure and at least one word, or at least one stick figure and a grid mark, or at least one word and a grid mark, or at least one stick figure and at least one word and a grid mark.
Trackthings Llc

Methods, systems, and computer readable media for measuring and correcting drift distortion in images obtained using a scanning microscope

The subject matter described herein includes methods, systems, and computer readable media for measuring and correcting drift distortion in images obtained using the scanning microscope. One method includes obtaining an image series of a sample acquired using scanning-microscope by rotating scan coordinates of the microscope between successive image frames.
North Carolina State University

Systems and methods for commute analysis and modeling

A method and system for analyzing employee retention across an enterprise based on commuter modeling is disclosed. The method can be implemented in a computer system which includes: mapping longitudinal and latitudinal coordinates of address information of a plurality of employees and a work location onto a map, which shows a predefined geographic location encompassing the work location surrounded by the longitudinal and latitudinal coordinates of the address information; obtaining calculated analytics data of employee turnover rate for the plurality of employees based on a commute distance from the work location to each of the longitudinal and latitudinal coordinates of the plurality of employees; and graphically overlaying the analytics data of the turnover rate for the plurality of employees onto the map to show employee turnover rate for different segments of the map..
Adp, Llc

Method for tracking a device in a landmark-based reference system

Systems and methods for determining locations of a device in an environment where features are present. Passive code pattern markers are used as unique location landmarks to provide on-demand location information to the user of the device in an abstract, landmark-based reference system that can then be mapped into an underlying physical 3-d coordinate system to give location coordinates that can be used by other tools to determine a viewpoint.
The Boeing Company

System and masking and communicating modified multimedia content

The embodiments herein provide a method and system for masking personally identifiable elements in a captured multimedia content and communicating through an integrated messaging system. The method comprises capturing multimedia content, automatically or manually identifying and selecting content or coordinates of the personally identifiable elements for modification manually, automatically or semi-automatically, modifying the identified elements through a disfiguring or masking process selected from a group consisting of blurring, pixelating, pixel manipulation, modulating, deleting, hiding, applying several layers to an image or frame, superimposing an image or character, audio processing, and altering multimedia information, and displaying the modified multimedia on the second computing device.

Input device and display device

An input device includes a first substrate, a light-emitting element unit, and third conductive layers. The first substrate includes first and second surfaces.
Japan Display Inc.

Distribution model responsive to asset identification

Models of a distribution network grid are automatically updated in response to real-time location data of uniquely identified temporary devices. Current geographical coordinates are determined within a distance tolerance that is selected as a function of a type of device indicated by the identity indicia.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method for geolocating a fleet of communicating objects without a gps-type system

A method for locating communicating objects that make up a fleet. An absolute frame of reference is defined in which the coordinates of the positions of the communicating objects are defined.
Second Bridge

Method of determining the position of at least one cartography token

A method of determining the position of at least one fixed cartography token (10) of an automaton, the token (10) including a base (11) having a lateral surface and an end face (14a), a stud (15) of smaller cross section than the base (11) projecting from the end face (14a) of the base (11), the stud (15) including an end face (16) opposite the base (11). The method is aimed in particular at deducing the coordinates (xo, yo, zo) of at least one point (o) of the cartography token (10) with respect to a movable member..
Diagnostica Stago

Method for navigation and joint coordination of automated devices

The invention relates to methods for controlling automated devices. The method comprises locating at least one automated device on an area being controlled and placing an observation device, before the automated device starts operation, over the area being controlled on a flying device or tower, said observation device being capable of receiving and transmitting a control signal to the automated device and determining the coordinates of the flying device, whereupon said observation device controls at least said one automated device.

Method and system for surveying reference points on construction

Respective targets 10 are set at a plurality of reference points s1 to s16 provided on a construction. 3d measuring instrument 18 is firstly installed at a central site o of the first polygon g1 that has apexes at three or more of the reference points s, and measures 3d coordinates of the reference points in the first polygon g1 in a predetermined coordinate system, from 3d vectors for the apexes of the first polygon g1 which are collimated by the 3d measuring instrument 18.
Big Survey & Design Co. Ltd.

Cas9 crystals and methods of use thereof

The present disclosure provides atomic structures of cas9 with and without polynucleotides bound thereto. Also provided is a computer-readable medium comprising atomic coordinates for cas9 polypeptides in both an unbound configuration and a configuration wherein the cas9 polypeptide is bound to one or more polynucleotides.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Manual, portable ultrasonography device, with centralized control and processing in the hardware and with display outputs, which operates in real time with a high image refresh rate

The invention is directed to a handheld portable ultrasound device comprising a transducer further comprising piezoelectric elements that emit ultrasonic waves and capture echoes from tissues inside of a patient; a processing unit field programmable gate array comprising a general control device module, a pulse emission control module, a wave conformation module, and an image processing module; pulse generation and front-end unit having a pulse generator, a plurality of switches transmission/reception, and a front-end circuit generating digitized signals; an imaging and transmission unit; and a visualization device. The general control device module coordinates operations of the pulse emission control modules of beamforming and image processing; the pulse emission control module drives the pulse generator; the beamforming module receives digitized signals or samples stream from the front-end circuit delivers a coherent summation of digitized signals by applying selective delays to digitized signals.
Mac Kinnon Y Asociados

System and location reporting in an untrusted network environment

An example method is provided and may include retrieving by a user equipment (ue) an access point (ap) media access control (mac) address for an ap to which the ue is connected; reporting location information for the ue to an evolved packet data gateway over an swu interface using internet key exchange version 2 (ikev2) protocol, wherein the location information includes, at least in part, a ue location in gps coordinates, a service set identifier, the retrieved ap mac address and cell identity information for the ue; and populating a location database with the location information. The method can include embedding the location information in an identity initiator (idi) of an ike authentication request (ike_auth_req) message using a network access identifier (nai) and communicating the location information from the epdg to a pgw over an s2b interface using a private extension information element of gprs tunneling protocol version 2 (gtpv2)..
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Location based services for rfid and sensor networks

Systems and methods for generating sensor tag locations expressed in a three-dimension global coordinate system from sensor tag locations expressed in three-dimensional local coordinate systems of mobile readers that read each tag and for updating the paths of each mobile reader are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving sensor data from one or more mobile reader agents, receiving tag location data that describes the location of one or more sensor tags expressed in local coordinates of the subspace of the mobile reader agent that read the sensor tag, converting the tag location data into a global coordinate system that is common to all mobile reader agents, and updating one or more paths of one or more mobile reader agents to increase the coverage of reading tags in the subspace of the mobile reader agent..
Mojix, Inc.

Intelligent bridging of wi-fi flows in a software-defined network (sdn)

Wi-fi flows are intelligently bridged in a software-defined network (sdn) controller of a wireless communication network that centrally coordinates data plane behavior. A default mode tunnels packets received at an access point to the sdn controller for layer 2 routing decisions.
Meru Networks

Gps-enabled on demand vehicle tracking via a mobile software application

An on demand tracking system for a vehicle includes a mobile device configured to establish a connection with the vehicle using a unique identifier, in response to receiving geographic coordinates of the vehicle, to provide to a remote server data defining geographic boundaries encompassing the coordinates without explicitly identifying the coordinates to the remote server to request a map, to display the map, and to delete the coordinates.. .
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Medical image displaying device and a non-transitory computer-readable recording medium

A medical image displaying device includes an acquirer, a sorter, an extraction unit, a coordination unit and a display controller. The acquirer acquires multiple groups of tomographic images of multiple examinations to be compared with each other from a storage that stores the multiple groups of tomographic images captured in multiple tomographic examinations of a subject .
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Updates based on mobile device location

Embodiments of the present invention relate to determining the location of an enrolled account holder using a mobile device, such as a mobile phone, that is associated with the cardholder's transaction account in a location-based system (lbs). The mobile device is used to determine the approximate location of the account holder at the time of the transaction, for example, by using cellular tower triangulation.

Management of an object

A method and associated system for managing an item in a place. Positional information about an operating object and positional information about the item is monitored at regular intervals by a receiver receiving locational coordinates of a tag associated with the item and a tag carried by the operating object.
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for controlling integrated circuit chip temperature using timing closure-based adaptive frequency scaling

Disclosed are a system and method that control integrated circuit chip temperature using frequency scaling based on predetermined temperature-frequency settings. During integrated circuit chip operation, a controller causes a variable clock signal generator to adjust the frequency of a clock signal that coordinates operations of an integrated circuit chip based on the temperature of the integrated circuit chip and on predetermined temperature-frequency settings.
International Business Machines Corporation

Compiler for translating between a virtual image processor instruction set architecture (isa) and target hardware having a two-dimensional shift array structure

A method is described that includes translating higher level program code including higher level instructions having an instruction format that identifies pixels to be accessed from a memory with first and second coordinates from an orthogonal coordinate system into lower level instructions that target a hardware architecture having an array of execution lanes and a shift register array structure that is able to shift data along two different axis. The translating includes replacing the higher level instructions having the instruction format with lower level shift instructions that shift data within the shift register array structure..
Google Inc.

Virtual image processor instruction set architecture (isa) and memory model and exemplary target hardware having a two-dimensional shift array structure

A method is described that includes instantiating, within an application software development environment, a virtual processor having an instruction set architecture and memory model that contemplate first and second regions of reserved memory. The first reserved region is to keep data of an input image array.
Google Inc.

Mouse pad with touch detection function

A mouse pad with a touch detection function includes a communication unit, a first ultrasonic unit, a second ultrasonic unit, and a processor including a detection module, a selection module, a calculating module, and a determining module, the detection module detects whether the first ultrasonic unit and second ultrasonic unit receive reflection waves, and determines that an object is touching the mouse pad when the first ultrasonic unit and second ultrasonic unit receive the reflection waves, the selection module selects a predetermined number of first reflection waves and second reflection waves, the calculating module establishes a rectangular coordinates system, and determines coordinate values of the first reflection points and second reflection points, the determining module determines the reflection points having the same coordinate value at a first predetermined interval, selects a reflection point from the determined reflection points as a detection point.. .
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

In-band pseudolite wireless positioning method, system and device

An in-band pseudolite wireless positioning method, system and device are provided. The system has a base station, a pseudolite and a terminal.
Zte Corporation

System and image warp correction for magnetic resonance imaging

A method of correcting warping of an acquired image in an mri system, caused by non-linearities in gradient field profiles of gradient coils is set forth, comprising a) constructing a computer model representing conducting pathways for each gradient coil in said mri system; b) calculating a predicted magnetic field at each point in space for each said gradient coil in said model; c) measuring actual magnetic field at each point in space for each said gradient coil in said mri system; d) verifying accuracy of said model by comparing said predicted magnetic field to said actual magnetic field at each said point in space and in the event said model is not accurate then repeating a)-d), and in the event said model is accurate then; constructing a distortion map for mapping coordinates in real space to coordinates in warped space of said acquired image based on deviations of said predicted magnetic field from linearity; and unwarping said warping of the acquired image using said distortion map.. .

A resolving a point location from encoded data representative thereof

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method of resolving a point location from a location reference, the location reference comprising a plurality of location reference points, each location reference point being representative of a node in a first digital map and having attributes associated therewith from the first digital map, including geographic coordinates of the node, so as to define a path between a start location reference point and an end location reference point, the location reference further comprising an offset value representative of a distance along the path. The method comprises obtaining (410) the geographic coordinates of the start location reference point (210) and the end location reference point (220), determining geographic coordinates of a location (250) along a line (230) extending between the geographic coordinates of the start location reference point (210) and the end location reference point (220) corresponding to the offset value (240), and using the determined geographic coordinates (250) as an approximate location of the point location in a second digital map..
Tomtom Traffic B.v.

Fixture

The present invention discloses a fixture, which is composed of a base plate, a support column, a profiling positioning block, support rods, positioning sleeves and the like. When in use, the fixture provided by the present invention can meet the requirement for performing three-coordinates measuring on a blank and a finished product subjected to machining for a steering knuckle workpiece, and simultaneously has the characteristics of simple structure, low manufacturing cost, convenient use and the like..
Citic Dicastal Co., Ltd

Method for printing on a media object in a flat bed printing system

The invention relates to a method for printing on a media object supported by a flat bed of a printer, the printer comprising a print head and a camera above the flat bed, the method comprising the steps of detecting a media object on the flat bed surface of the printer by means of a digital camera image captured by the camera, deriving camera coordinates of the media object in the digital camera image, applying a direct transformation from the camera coordinates into print head coordinates of the media object without using coordinates of the flat bed surface, and printing a digital target image on the media object by ejecting recording material on the media object from the print head, the print head controlled according to the print head coordinates appropriate for the media object.. .
Oce-technologies B.v.

Projection type billiard ball hitting intelligent auxiliary system and method

A projection type billiard ball hitting intelligent auxiliary system and method. The system comprises an image capture device (7), a projection device (6) and a computer (3).

Devices and methods for trackable hearing protection in magnetic resonance imaging

Hearing protection combined with head motion tracking for magnetic resonance (mr) procedures is provided. Trackable earplugs include an mr-visible sample combined with a passive resonant circuit.
The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University

A preserving privacy within a communication system and an according communication system

A method for preserving privacy within a communication system, wherein a location-based service concerning an area of interest is provided for at least one user by a database server and wherein location information represented by coordinates of objects and/or users and/or areas and/or queries, made to the location-based service, is concealed, includes concealing the location information by transforming coordinates by first splitting the area of interest up in tiles for providing at least one tiling of the area of interest, and then permuting the tiles by a pseudo-random permutation process.. .
Nec Europe Ltd.

Location accurate mobile events and social content

In an approach for identifying a location of a mobile device a processor receives a first set of global positioning system (gps) data at a time, wherein the time is specified by the mobile device. A processor synchronizes the time with coordinated universal time (utc).
International Business Machines Corporation

Determining x,y,z,t biomechanics of moving actor with multiple cameras

A plurality of high speed tracking cameras are pointed towards a routine hovering area of an in-the-field sports participant who routinely hovers about that area. Spots within the hovering area are registered relative to a predetermined multi-dimensional coordinates reference frame (e.g., xw, yw, zw, tw) such that two-dimensional coordinates of 2d images captured by the high speed tracking cameras can be converted to multi-dimensional coordinates of the reference frame.
Sportvision, Inc.

Exterior hybrid photo mapping

Embodiments disclosed pertain to the use of user equipment (ue) for the generation of a 3d exterior envelope of a structure based on captured images and a measurement set associated with each captured image. In some embodiments, a sequence of exterior images of a structure is captured and a corresponding measurement set comprising inertial measurement unit (imu) measurements, wireless measurements (including global navigation satellite (gnss) measurements) and/or other non-wireless sensor measurements may be obtained concurrently.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Dicom de-identification system and method

A system for creating de-identification programs for de-identifying dicom image files containing dicom images and metadata. The system provides a user interface that allows users to create de-identification programs.
Synaptive Medical (barbados) Inc.

Simulating camera node output for parking policy management system

A system comprising a computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program and a method for simulating output of camera nodes configured to monitor parking is presented. The method may include generating a simulation file that includes entries mimicking camera node output, where each entry represents metadata associated with an image of a parking space and includes a timestamp and a set of pixel coordinates representing a location of a vehicle in the image.
General Electric Company

Determining overlap of a parking space by a vehicle

A system comprising a computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program and a method for determining vehicle overlap with a parking space is presented. The method may include accessing a set of pixel coordinates defining a location of a vehicle within an image, and translating the set of pixel coordinates to a set of global coordinates defining a geospatial location of the vehicle.
General Electric Company

Identifying and tracking vehicles in motion

A system comprising a computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program and a method for identifying and monitoring vehicles in motion is presented. The method may include accessing sets of pixel coordinates defining a location of a vehicle within a first image and a second image.
General Electric Company

Two-dimensional infrared depth sensing

A signal encoding an infrared (ir) image including a plurality of ir pixels is received from an ir camera. Each ir pixel specifies one or more ir parameters of that ir pixel.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Efficiently restoring execution of a backed up virtual machine based on coordination with virtual-machine-file-relocation operations

Systems and methods enable a virtual machine, including applications executing thereon, to quickly start executing and servicing users based on pre-staged data blocks supplied from a backup copy in secondary storage. Substantially concurrently with the ongoing execution of the virtual machine, a virtual-machine-file-relocation operation moves data blocks from backup to a primary storage destination that becomes the virtual machine's primary data store after relocation completes.
Commvault Systems, Inc.

System and visualization of history of events using bim model

Systems and methods for visualizing the history of events are provided. Some methods can include displaying, on a user interface device, a bim of a secured area, displaying, on the bim on the user interface device, a respective representation of each of a plurality of sensors within the secured area, the respective representation being displayed on the bim at a respective location corresponding to respective geographic coordinates of a respective one of the plurality of sensors in the secured area, receiving first user input indicative of a specified time, and displaying, on the bim on the user interface device, a respective geographic indicator of at least one of the plurality of sensors that was active at the specified time, the respective geographic indicator being displayed at or connected to the respective location on the bim of the respective representation of the at least one of the plurality of sensors..
Honeywell International Inc.

Touch panel system and electronic apparatus

Detection accuracy of an indicator is improved. In a touch panel system 1 for, when an input position is indicated to a touch panel 3, displaying corresponding thereto, a detection standard determining section 615 within a controller section 6 comprises a strength correcting section 615f, which performs strength-correction on a capacitance property of height information z, which periodically varies with regard to at least either of the x or y direction of a detection surface (x, y), to a uniform capacitance property, with regard to distribution of three-dimensional coordinates (x, y, z) including height information z of a capacitance value that periodically varies for each predetermined position within the detection surface (x, y) obtained from respective output signals of the touch panel 3..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and equipment based on detecting the polarization property of a polarization maintaining fiber probe for measuring structures of a micro part

A method and equipment based on detecting the polarization property of a polarization maintaining fiber (pmf) probe for measuring structures of a micro part are provided. The provided method relates to how to accomplish measuring structures of a micro part by transforming two or three-dimensional contact displacements into polarization property changes of the pmf probe, and how to reconstruct the structure geometry of a micro part.
Harbin Institute Of Technology

Air-conditioning system

A centralized management apparatus includes a global map creation unit creating a global map specifying coordinates of the air-conditioning apparatuses on an integrated floor having a plurality of divided floors; a database storing a global map and a first region designation table specifying a plurality of regions on the global map; and a first table processing unit creating the first region designation table and a first air conditioning apparatus data table specifying coordinates of the air-conditioning apparatuses on the regions. A centralized controller includes a second table processing unit converting the coordinate of the air conditioning apparatus on the region into a coordinate of the air conditioning apparatus on the divided floor; and a floor map creation unit creating a floor map specifying the coordinate of the air conditioning apparatus on the divided floor, based on output from the second table processing unit..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Road surface gradient detection device

A road surface gradient detection device is provided. The road surface gradient detection device includes an image area setting unit configured to divide a captured image to set a plurality of image areas, a weighting setting unit configured to set the weighting of the pixel range, a representative height calculation unit configured to calculate the representative parallax of each image area and the representative height of each image area based on the parallax of each pixel range, the coordinates of each pixel range, and a magnitude of the weighting of each pixel range, and a road surface gradient detection unit configured to detect the road surface gradient from the captured image based on the representative parallax of each image area and the representative height of each image area..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and device for calibrating multiple energy rays for the additive manufacturing of an object

The invention concerns a method and a device for calibrating at least one scanning system (4, 5, 17) when producing an object (8) by additive manufacturing, wherein the coordinates of one or several reference positions are measured in the relative coordinate system of each scanning system (4, 5, 17), after which the calibration of each of the scanning systems is adapted starting from the measured coordinates of the reference positions.. .
Layerwise N.v.

Sand casting mold production system and sand casting mold production producing sand casting mold

A sand casting mold production system provided with a nozzle movement device and a control device for the same. The control device is provided with a sand feed position defining part virtually dividing an open region of a top surface part of a frame into a plurality of sub regions and defining coordinates of the individual sub region as sand feed positions on the coordinate system of the nozzle movement device, a height measuring part measuring the height of an internal space of the frame at the individual sand feed positions, and a sand feed determining part using the heights at the individual sand feed positions as the basis to determine the amounts of sand to be fed at the individual sand feed positions.
Fanuc Corporation

Apparatus for modelling ocular structures

An apparatus for motion compensated modelling of a parameter of an eye, comprising: a first measuring means for measuring a plurality of position parameters of the eye with respect to an optical reference coordinate system of the apparatus; a second measuring means for measuring an interference signal at a plurality of optical reference coordinates, wherein the measurement of the plurality of position parameters and measurement of the interference signal are time synchronised; means for correcting the interference signal to account for a displacements of a parameter of the plurality of position parameters; and means for modelling the eye parameter based at least in part on the corrected interference signal.. .
Novartis Ag

Three-dimensional printing device

A 3d printing device, which is adapted to print a second object on a first object. The 3d printing device includes a body, a 3d printing unit, a sensor unit, a storage unit, a control unit and a carrier plate.
Cal-comp Electronics & Communications Company Limited

System and mobile personal emergency response

A mobile personal emergency response system includes a security fob configured to be manually activated, and wirelessly transmit an emergency alert signal when activated. A mobile device contains an emergency application, which is responsive to the emergency alert signal.
Guardllama, Inc.

Method and device for controlling projection of wearable apparatus, and wearable apparatus

A method and a device for controlling projection of a wearable apparatus, and a wearable apparatus are provided. With the projection method, a 3d profile of the object as projection screen is acquired by a 3d acquisition device disposed on the wearable apparatus; coordinates of vertices of the projection area on the object as projection screen are determined according to the acquired 3d profile of the object as projection screen; a projection plane is determined according to the determined coordinates of vertices; and the projection is controlled according to the angle between the projection plane and the center line of the projection view angle of the projection component, the distance between the geometrical center of the projection plane and the projection component and the 3d profile of the object as projection screen such that the projection picture projected by the projection component is clearly and steadily projection displayed in the projection area on the object as projection screen..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Method for controlling surveillance system with aid of automatically generated patrol routes, and associated apparatus

A method for controlling a surveillance system includes a plurality of cameras equipped with capability of capturing direction adjustment. The method includes the steps of: calculating monitoring regions of the plurality of cameras according to coordinates of the plurality of cameras, respectively, to generate space information of the monitoring regions, wherein any monitoring region of the monitoring regions includes a union of a plurality of regions monitored by a corresponding camera of the plurality of cameras through capturing direction adjustment; automatically generating target patrol routes of the plurality of cameras according to the monitoring regions and according to a plurality of target points; and applying configurations corresponding to the target patrol routes to the plurality of cameras, respectively, to cause capturing direction adjustment operations of the plurality of cameras to correspond to the target patrol routes, respectively..
Synology Incorporated

Information processing device, image forming apparatus and information processing method

To provide an information processing device that can perform scroll operations without preparing model-specific tables. An image forming apparatus (1) causes a moving interval calculating part (110) calculate moving interval values (250) of indication coordinates (320) of an object based on a ratio of an elapsed time (220) to the moving time (200) and a difference between end coordinates (240) and start coordinates (230).
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.



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