|| List of recent Electrical Signal-related patents
| Systems and methods for leadless cardiac resynchrinization therapy|
Techniques and systems for monitoring cardiac arrhythmias and delivering electrical stimulation therapy using a subcutaneous device (e.g. Subcutaneous implantable (sd)) is described.
| Systems and methods for leadless cardiac resynchronization therapy|
Techniques and systems for monitoring cardiac arrhythmias and delivering electrical stimulation therapy using a subcutaneous device (e.g. Subcutaneous implantable (sd)) and a leadless pacing device (lpd) are described.
| Navigation features for electrocardiograph device user interface|
An electrocardiograph device and methods of navigating displays of such a device are disclosed. In one example, an electrocardiograph device includes a display, a plurality of electrocardiograph signal leads, and a programmable circuit.
Welch Allyn, Inc.
| Method and system to measure cardiac motion using a cardiovascular navigation system|
A method and system are provided to measure cardiac motion data using a cardiovascular navigation system. The method and system position a patient reference sensor (prs) on a patient, wherein the prs determines a position of the patient relative to a reference point.
| Regional oximetry sleeve for mobile device|
A system includes a mobile computing device, a sleeve, a contact surface, a sensor module, and a telemetry module. The mobile computing device has a first processor within a housing.
Nonin Medical, Inc.
| Optical engine for flow cytometer, flow cytometer system and methods of use|
An optical engine for use in a bench top flow cytometer, the optical engine comprising a set of lasers; a different set of beam shaping optics for each laser, wherein each set comprises two lenses to adjustably focus light horizontally along an x-axis to a same horizontal position and vertically along a y-axis to a different vertical position along a same plane; collection optics for collecting fluorescence from the flow cell; filtration optics that filter the collected fluorescence from the flow cell into different detection channels according to wavelength ranges; and a detector for each detection channel that converts the filtered fluorescence to electrical signals, wherein electrical signals are processed so that the fluorescence from each laser at the different vertical positions is distinguished at the same detector.. .
Acea Biosciences, Inc.
| Thyristor memory cell integrated circuit|
A semiconductor memory device including an array of memory cells (mc) formed on a substrate each realized from a load element and thyristor that define a switchable current path whose state represents a volatile bit value stored by the mc. At least one word line corresponding to a respective row of the array is formed on the substrate and coupled to mc current paths for the corresponding row.
The University Of Connecticut
| Imaging system and control imaging system|
An imaging system of the present invention comprises a lens unit having a barrel section that contains a photographing optical system, and an operating section provided on the barrel section, and a camera body having an imaging section for converting a subject image formed by the photographing optical system into electrical signals, and a display section for displaying the subject image based on the electrical signals, wherein the lens unit has a transmission section for transmitting information relating to the operation section, and the camera body has a receiving section for receiving information relating to the operating section that has been transmitted from the transmission section, and an association section for displaying the information relating to the operation section that has been received by the receiving section on the display section, and associating information relating to the operating section with functions of the camera body.. .
Olympus Imaging Corp.
| Retractable touchscreen adapter|
An apparatus for determining a location of an object on a planar surface is provided. The apparatus includes a retractable emitter strip, a retractable detector strip, and electrical circuitry.
Otter Products, Llc
| Vibratory panel devices and methods for controlling vibratory panel devices|
There is provided a method of generating a primary effect in a vibratory panel device comprising at least n+m transducers connected to a panel, where n and m are integers greater than or equal to 1. Each transducer is electrically connected to signal processing circuitry and the signal processing circuitry is configured to receive signals from or provide signals to each transducer.
Nvf Tech Ltd
Energy harvesting mechanism
Embodiments of the invention provide an energy harvesting mechanism comprising a central conductive element and a plurality of transductive elements. Each transductive element is positioned to be in contact with a corresponding peripheral length segment of the central conductive element.
Incube Labs, Llc
Infrared imaging element, imaging device, and imaging system
An infrared imaging element of an embodiment includes: a first pixel portion including a first cell portion including a first infrared ray detecting portion detecting a first infrared ray and a second infrared ray with a wavelength different from a wavelength of the first infrared ray, and first supporting legs that support the first cell portion, the first supporting legs including a first and second wiring lines that convey an electrical signals obtained by the first infrared ray detecting portion; and a second pixel portion including a second cell portion including a second infrared ray detecting portion detecting the second infrared ray, and second supporting legs that support the second cell portion, the second supporting legs including a third and fourth wiring lines that convey an electrical signal obtained by the second infrared ray detecting portion.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
Optical receiver module and optical transmitter module
An optical receiver module includes: a lens array including a plurality of condenser lenses arranged in one direction to define a plane with optical axes in parallel to each other; and a light receiving element array including a plurality of light receiving elements each configured to receive light emitted from each of the condenser lenses. The light receiving element array includes: a semiconductor substrate to which the light from each of the condenser lenses is input and through which the light is transmitted; and light receiving portions each configured to receive the light transmitted through the semiconductor substrate and convert the light into an electrical signal.
Oclaro Japan, Inc.
Simplified measurement of borehole fluid resistivity
A well logging system that includes a tool which is deployed within the well. The tool has a housing in which imaging hardware is stored, and on which sensors are located, where the sensors detect and measure electrical signals that have been induced in the formation surrounding the well.
Ge Oil & Gas Logging Services, Inc.
Refrigerator with a configurable space
A refrigerator including a configurable space having a hall effect integrated circuit configured to detect a magnetic field and generate an electrical signal; a function control device configured to control an environment of the configurable space according to predetermined or preset information and the electrical signal from the hall integrated circuit; and a storage bin in the configurable space, having a magnet thereon or therein in a location corresponding to the hall effect integrated circuit.. .
Dongbu Daewoo Electronics Corporation
System and ablation procedure monitoring using electrodes
A microwave ablation system includes an antenna assembly configured to deliver microwave energy from a power source to tissue. One or more electrodes are disposed on the antenna assembly and are configured to be positioned relative to tissue upon insertion of the antenna assembly into tissue.
To make it possible to stably measure heartbeats even if seated persons physically differ and to measure the heartbeats of even a seated person other than a driver. A vehicle seat includes: a measuring device including a plurality of sensors that are provided in a seat back and that acquire body potentials of the seated person, and an arithmetic operation device that computes electrical signals to obtain an electrocardiographic signal of the seated person.
Modular mobile device case
In preferred embodiments, an expandable and modular protective mobile device case apparatus comprises a protective shell configured to receive a mobile device; a circuit board located within the protective shell said circuit board comprising a usb hub and a mode selection switch, wherein the usb hub is in electrical communication with the mode selection switch; and a male plug member in electrical communication with the mode selection switch and configured to transfer electrical signals from the mode selection switch to the mobile device.. .
Digital optical modulator for programmable n-quadrature amplitude modulation generation
An optical transceiver comprising an optical signal input, a first modulation section coupled to the optical signal input, a second modulation segment coupled to the optical signal input and positioned in serial with the first modulation section, wherein the first modulation section comprises a first digital electrical signal input, a first digital driver coupled to the first digital electrical signal input, and a first modulator coupled to the first digital driver, and wherein the second modulation section comprises a second digital electrical signal input, a second digital driver coupled to the second digital electrical signal input, and a second modulator coupled to the second digital driver, and an optical signal output coupled to the first modulation section and the second modulation section.. .
Method and providing network interface using optical network terminal ("ont") plug
A communications network, in one embodiment, includes a passive optical network (“pon”) network, user equipment (“ue”), and optical network terminal (“ont”) plug to facilitate data transfer via an optical network. The pon network containing at least one fiber splitter and one optical line terminal (“olt”) is capable of transmitting optical data.
Mems microphone assembly and operating the mems microphone assembly
A mems microphone assembly includes a mems transducer element having a back plate and a diaphragm displaceable relative to the back plate. A bias voltage generator is adapted to provide a dc bias voltage applicable between the diaphragm and the back plate.
Radiation detection system and radiation imaging apparatus
A radiation detection system comprises at least one detector in which a plurality of detection elements are arranged, wherein each detection element includes a converting portion that converts energy of incident radiations directly into electrical signals and a signal reading portion that reads the electrical signal from the converting portion and outputs the electrical signal, the converting portion including a plurality of protruded portions arranged at intervals, and the plurality of protruded portions are electrically connected to one signal reading portion.. .
Radiation detector and computed tomography apparatus using the same
The radiation detector includes image pixels that each includes a counting pixel, to restore an image. The counting pixel includes a radiation absorption layer, which converts incident photons into an electrical signal, and a photon processor that counts a number of the photons, based on the electrical signal..
A laser module includes a transmitter optical sub-assembly (tosa) and a heat radiating means. The tosa generates light by an electrical signal and transmits the generated light through an optical fiber.
Electronic device including an image sensor
An electronic device includes: a detachable lens module including at least one lens, and a shutter module disposed beneath the lens module and including an openable shutter. An imaging module is disposed beneath the shutter module and converts light imaged by the lens module and the shutter module to an electrical signal.
Articulated arm coordinate measurement machine having a 2d camera and obtaining 3d representations
A portable articulated arm coordinate measuring machine includes a noncontact 3d measuring device that has a projector configured to emit a first pattern of light onto an object, a scanner camera arranged to receive the first pattern of light reflected from the surface of the object, an edge-detecting camera arranged to receive light reflected from an edge feature of the object, and a processor configured to determine first 3d coordinates of an edge point of the edge feature based on electrical signals received from the scanner camera and the edge-detecting camera.. .
Liquid discharge head
A liquid discharge head includes a plurality of first support members, a second support member that is jointed to the first support members and is provided with openings, a plurality of printing element substrates that are each positioned in the opening and are jointed on the first support members to discharge liquid, and an electrical wiring substrate that is jointed on the second support member and is provided with wiring for applying electrical signals on each of printing elements of the plurality of printing element substrates, wherein a linear expansion coefficient of the second support member is lower than that of the electrical wiring substrate.. .
Liquid ejection head and producing the same
A liquid ejection head, including a recording element substrate for ejecting liquid in response to an externally supplied electrical signal; an electrical wiring board having a first and second part mutually joined via a bent portion, the first part having an electrical joint portion for supplying the signal to the substrate, the second part having an electrical signal input portion into which the signal is input and to which the joint portion is connected; and a housing having a first and second surface mutually adjoining, the first and second surfaces respectively supporting the first and second parts. The second part is fixed to the second surface at plural first fixing positions around the input portion.
Transmitter and transmitting method thereof
The present invention provides a transmitter which is configured to transmit an electrical signal to a capacitive touch sensitive device according to a transmitter status in response to a trigger event detected. As a result, the capacitive touch sensitive device can calculate the transmitter status and a relative position between the transmitter and the capacitive touch sensitive device.
Transmitter, touch sensitive system and transmitting method thereof
The present invention provides a transmitter, which includes a transmitting module configured to transmit an electrical signal to a touch sensitive device according to at least one transmitter operating status such that the touch sensitive device acknowledges the transmitter operating status by analyzing the electrical signal including one or more first frequencies; a detecting module configured to detect an interference signal coherent to the electrical signal from a received signal external to the transmitter when the transmitting module is not transmitting the electrical signal; and a processing module configured to replace the detected one or more first frequencies with one or more second frequencies in response to the interference signal being detected by the detecting module.. .
Touch sensitive processing apparatus and method thereof
The present invention provides a touch processing device which is configured to connect to a touch sensitive panel having a plurality of sensing points. The touch processing device comprises a transmitter detecting module and an information transmitting module.
Transmitter set for concurrent transmission, transmitting method thereof, and touch sensitive system
The present invention provides a set of transmitters which transmits signals concurrently. The set comprises a first role transmitter configured to transmit a first electrical signal according to a first role transmitter status to a touch sensitive device; and a second role transmitter configured to transmit a second electrical signal according to a second role transmitter status to said touch sensitive device.
Method, device, and system for detecting transmitter approaching or touching touch sensitive display
A method is provided for detecting a transmitter approaching or touching a touch sensitive display. The transmitter transmits an electrical signal which is mixed from a plurality of signals having different frequencies.
Method, apparatus, and system for detecting transmitter approximating or touching touch sensitive device
The present invention provides a method for detecting a transmitter approximating or touching a touch sensitive device. The transmitter transmits an electrical signal mixed by signals having a plurality of frequencies.
Transmitter and transmitting method thereof
The present invention provides a transmitter which is configured to transmit an electrical signal to a touch sensitive device according to a transmitter status. After analyzing the electrical signal, the touch sensitive device is able to find out the transmitter status and a relative position of the transmitter with respect to the touch sensitive device.
Magnetometer test arrangement and method
Manufacturing of magnetometer units employs a test socket having a substantially rigid body with a cavity therein holding an untested unit in a predetermined position proximate electrical connection thereto, wherein one or more magnetic field sources fixed in the body provide known magnetic fields at the position so that the response of each unit is measured and compared to stored expected values. Based thereon, each unit can be calibrated or trimmed by feeding corrective electrical signals back to the unit through the test socket until the actual and expected responses match or the unit is discarded as uncorrectable.
Printed circuit board and manufacturing printed circuit board
Disclosed herein is a printed circuit board, including: a substrate; a seed layer formed on the substrate; and a circuit pattern formed on the seed layer and formed so that a diameter of an upper portion thereof and a width of a lower portion thereof are equal to each other or a diameter of the lower portion is larger than that of the upper portion. Therefore, the printed circuit board according to a preferred embodiment of the present invention forms the circuit pattern having the lower portion having the diameter larger than that of the upper portion, such that the electrical signal loss may be decreased and separation of the circuit pattern may be prevented, thereby improving whole reliability of the board..
Deformable elastomeric conductors and differential electronic signal transmission
This application generally relates to deformable elastomeric conductors and differential signaling transmission techniques. According to one embodiment, a deformable elastomeric conductor is configured to transmit electrical signals.
Force sensor using integral force biasing for improved linearity
Apparatus and associated methods relate to a preloaded force sensor, the preloaded force being greater than a force threshold separating a non-linear response region of sensor operation from a substantially linear response region of sensor operation. In an illustrative embodiment, the total applied force includes the preloaded force and an externally-applied force, the preloaded force being predetermined such that electrical signal response is substantially linear for positive externally-applied forces which when added to the preload force do not exceed the maximum force.
Medical or dental handpiece
A medical or dental handpiece comprises a lighting device for the emission of radiation, in particular of visible light, onto a treatment site, a temperature sensor preferably located in the interior of the handpiece, and at least one shared electrical signal line provided in the handpiece for the lighting device and the temperature sensor. The lighting device and the temperature sensor are both operatively connected to the at least one shared electrical signal line.
W&h Dentalwerk Bürmoos Gmbh
Ir communication method and electronic device thereof
A method for operating an electronic device is provided. The method includes converting received infrared into an electrical signal, amplifying the electrical signal and outputting an analog signal, converting the analog signal into digital data, determining whether the digital data is valid, and activating an application program in a freeze state to be in an unfreeze state..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Systems and methods for extending optical network services across non-optical channels
An optical communication system comprises a network interface device (nid) having a media converter coupled to an optical fiber of a passive optical network (pon). The media converter converts optical signals from the pon into electrical signals for communication across at least one non-optical channel, such as a conductive or wireless connection, to customer premises equipment (cpe), such as a residential gateway or other customer premises (cp) device.
Microwave frequency component controlled by a system of shielded coplanar electrodes, and corresponding manufacturing method
A microwave frequency component includes a thin layer of dielectric material arranged between an earth electrode and a control electrode controlling a microwave frequency electrical signal such that the earth electrode extends over a first face, called the lower face, of the thin layer of dielectric material, and the control electrode extends longitudinally over a second face, called the upper face, of the thin layer of dielectric material. The microwave frequency component is such that it includes a set of at least two shielded coplanar electrodes extending along the entire length of the control electrode, to each side of and at an equal distance from the control electrode..
Universite De Nantes
Frequency dependent switch
Generally disclosed herein are transducers that can convert sound energy into electrical signals, such as to detect if a pressure wave includes a specific frequency. Methods of using the transducers and systems that include the transducers are disclosed herein as well.
Honeywell International Inc.
Electronic assembly with thermal channel and manufacture thereof
In accordance with some implementations of this invention, an electronic assembly is formed with a thermal channel that controls an air flow for the purpose of dissipating heat generated in the electronic assembly. The electronic assembly includes a top board, a bottom board and a subassembly that further includes a rail, an airflow tab and an interconnect.
Sandisk Enterprise Ip Llc
Interactive augmented virtual reality and perceptual computing platform
Disclosed are methods, devices and systems for providing an augmented and a virtual reality experiences. According to some embodiments, there may be provided a device comprising a digital camera assembly including an imaging sensor, one or more optical elements, and image data generation circuits adapted to convert image information acquired from a surrounding of said device into one or more digital image frames indicative of the acquired image information.
Compedia - Software And Hardware Development Limited
Touch sensor module
Embodiments of the invention provide a touch sensor module, which includes a flexible cable having one or more terminal parts, and an adhesive layer contacting one surface of the terminal parts to transfer electrical signals. The touch sensor module further includes a base substrate including electrode pads formed to correspond to the terminal parts and contacting the other surface of the adhesive layer, and protecting layers formed along edges of the electrode pads..
Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
Stylus with asymmetric electronic characteristics
In one embodiment, a first device includes an electrically conductive element that is configured to capacitively couple to an electrode of a second device emitting a first electrical signal. The electrically conductive element is further configured to communicate to a circuit of the first device a second electrical signal induced in the electrically conductive element by the first electrical signal and through the capacitive coupling.
Downhole electrochemical sensor and using same
An electrochemical sensor of a downhole tool positionable in a wellbore penetrating a subterranean formation is provided. The downhole tool has a flowline to receive downhole fluid.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation
Washing machine and assembly method thereof
A washing machine includes a casing, a tub installed within the casing, a cover coupled to the top of the casing and having an opening for introduction of laundry, a control panel attached to the cover to enable selection of a washing mode, and a lower electric component located below the tub, such as a drive device. The washing machine may be manufactured to further include an integrated wire harness having one side coupled to the control panel and the other side coupled to the lower electric component for transmission of an electrical signal, and a guide provided at an upper edge of the casing such that the wire harness is fixed to and extends along the guide.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Methods and coded time-of-flight camera
In illustrative implementations, a time-of-flight camera robustly measures scene depths, despite multipath interference. The camera emits amplitude modulated light.
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Non-contact signal propagation property evaluation of synthetic fiber rope
A non-contact evaluation system for evaluating a synthetic rope. The system includes a first transducer, a second transducer, and a processor.
Adaptive fall and collision detection and injury mitigation system and method
A safety device assembly is disclosed. The assembly includes a brain signal sensor adapted to receive a first electrical signal and to transmit a first electronic signal based on the first electrical signal, a muscular signal sensor adapted to receive a second electrical signal and to transmit a second electronic signal based on the second electrical signal, and a movement sensor adapted to sense movement and to transmit a third electronic signal based on the movement.
Implantable system to transvascularly stimulate nerve
This document discusses, among other things, apparatus, systems, and methods for transvascularly stimulation of a nerve or nerve trunk. In an example, an apparatus is configured to transvascularly stimulate a nerve trunk through a blood vessel.
Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc.
System and analyzing biological signals and generating electrophyisology maps
A method of generating a cardiac electrophysiology map includes receiving a reference biological signal and an electrical signal indicative of electrical activity at a location on a patient's heart. Using a graphical user interface, a practitioner designates at least two trigger point icons, one upward-pointing and one downward-pointing, on a graphical representation of the reference biological signal (e.g., a waveform).
St. Jude Medical, Cardiology Division, Inc.
Combination of article of clothing and ecg electrodes
A combination of an article of clothing and ecg electrodes, the combination including a front piece and a back piece. The front piece includes an inner lining and an outer lining.
Dc connector with a voltage-stabilizing function
A dc connector with a voltage-stabilizing function has a tube and a wire connected with a noise-resistant filter between the tube and the wire. The tube has an upper cap and a lower opening.
Acbel Electronic (dong Guan) Co., Ltd.
High power electrical connector
A high power electrical connector is provided for transmitting electrical signals from a pair of cables, such as high current capable cables, to an associated member, such as a dash panel. The high power electrical connector includes an insulative housing and a pair of contact path assemblies therethrough for transmission of the electrical signals.
Optical receiving device and transmission device
An optical receiving device includes: a conversion device that converts an input burst optical signal into a positive phase electrical signal and a negative phase electrical signal; an amplification device that amplifies the positive phase electrical signal and the negative phase electrical signal; a first output terminal that outputs the positive phase electrical signal; a second output terminal that outputs the negative electrical signal; a first transmission line that couples the amplification device with the first output terminal and transmits the positive phase electrical signal; a second transmission line that couples the amplification device with the second output terminal and transmits the negative phase electrical signal; and a control device that reduces a potential difference between the first transmission line and the second transmission line in a no-signal period that is provided between burst optical signals.. .
Fujitsu Optical Components Limited
Grating-based differential phase contrast imaging
An imaging system (200) is configured for grating-based dpci. The imaging system includes a rotating gantry (204) that rotates around an examination region, a radiation source (208), supported by the rotating gantry, that emits radiation that traverses the examination region, a detector array (212), supported by the rotating gantry, that detects radiation that traverses the examination region, and an interferometer, supported by the rotating gantry, which includes a source grating (214), a phase grating (218), and an absorber grating (220).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Antenna structures and methods
A communication device that incorporates the subject disclosure may include, for example, a conductive cover, an antenna structure, and a circuit. The antenna structure can comprise a first portion of the conductive cover having a first slot formed therein.
System and remote temperature measurements in a harsh environment
A temperature sensing device includes a probe unit on a first end and a sensor unit on a second end opposite the first end. The first end is introduced into an environment to be measured, such as an exhaust gas line from a combustion engine, and the second end is positioned in a region outside of the environment such that the sensor unit is at least partially insulated from a temperature of the environment.
Robert Bosch Gmbh
Ultrasonic imaging apparatus and control method thereof
Disclosed herein is an ultrasonic imaging apparatus including: an ultrasonic probe configured to receive ultrasonic waves reflected from an object, and to convert the ultrasonic waves into electrical signals; a beamformer configured to perform beamforming on the electrical signals to thereby generate resultant signals, and to output the resultant signals; an image restorer configured to estimate a first point spread function (psf) based on an ultrasound image corresponding to the outputted signals, to determine a situational variable of the ultrasound image using the first psf, to estimate a second psf based on the situational variable of the ultrasound image, and to generate a restored image for the ultrasound image using the second psf; and an image filter configured to filter the restored image based on the situational variable of the ultrasound image, and to output the filtered image.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Focusing apparatus, focusing method and medium for recoring the focusing method
Provided are a focusing apparatus for generating an image signal by converting image light incident through a focus lens to an electrical signal by an image pickup device, storing the image signal in a memory, calculating an af evaluation value for an image signal read from the memory in a direction different from a reading direction of the image pickup device, and driving the focus lens by deriving a focus lens position corresponding to the calculated af evaluation value, a focusing method thereof, and a recording medium for recording the focusing method. Accordingly, a focus can be correctly adjusted for various subject images, and a focus can be effectively adjusted for the images even in a high speed capturing mode..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Image shooting unit and apparatus, integrated display and image shooting apparatus, and image shooting method
The image shooting unit is configured to collect image information, and a formed image is a pixel block including one or several pixels, and the image shooting unit includes a tubular directional hood, a lens group, and a light sensitive module that are arranged sequentially along a light incidence direction and a same optical axis, where the tubular directional hood eliminates non-parallel light signals entering the tubular directional hood and enables parallel light signals parallel to an axis of the tubular directional hood to pass; the lens group converges, onto the light sensitive module, the parallel light signals passing through the tubular directional hood; and the light sensitive module converts the parallel light signals into electrical signals.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Method and device for position detection
The present invention provides a method and device for position detection. For detection of a touch position, a segment of surface acoustic wave (saw) is provided multiple times to be propagated on a saw touch panel, and the multiple saw segments are received by the saw touch panel.
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.
Contactless gesture recognition with sensor having asymmetric field of view
Methods, devices and sensors for detecting a gesture are described. In an embodiment, a gesture sensor includes a time of flight sensor having a sensing element configured to generate an electrical signal responsive to received light.
Antenna structures and methods
A communication device that incorporates the subject disclosure may include, for example, a communication device including a communication device including a conductive cover, a display fixably mounted to the conductive cover, a first antenna element, and a circuit. The display can include a conductive backing.
Ultrasound transducer and manufacturing an ultrasound transducer
An ultrasound transducer includes an acoustic layer that includes a micromachined piezoelectric composite body having a front side and an opposite back side. The micromachined piezoelectric composite body is configured to convert electrical signals into ultrasound waves to be transmitted from the front side toward a target.
General Electric Company
Book with integrated locking system
A selectively lockable book-like structure comprises front and back covers and a combination-controlled lock assembly selectively switchable between a closed state securing the front and back covers together and an unlocked state releasing the front and back covers from each other. The front cover is pivotable relative to the back cover to move between an open position and a closed position.
Spark Studios Llc
Liner having an integrated electrode
The invention relates to a liner that is intended to be pulled over an amputation stump, is made of an electrically non-conducting material, has a form that is adapted or that adapts to the amputation stump, has an inner wall that lies against the skin of the amputation stump, and is provided with at least one electrode, which is arranged between the skin of the amputation stump and the outside of the liner in order to transmit electrical signals, a high level of wearing comfort is ensured along with reliable transmission of the electrical signals in that at least one conducting section is integrated into the material of the liner in the area of the electrodes, the at least one conducting section forming a uniform and consistently oriented inner wall together with the non-conducting material of the liner.. .
Otto Bock Healthcare Gmbh
Device and operating a tool relative to bone tissue and detecting neural elements
An apparatus for providing medical treatment includes a tool portion configured to operate relative to bone tissue, a handle portion to operate the tool portion, and a nerve monitoring system to detect neural elements. The tool portion includes an insulated shaft comprised of an electrically conductive member and a non-insulated tip.
Warsaw Orthopedic, Inc.
Apparatus, neurostimulation by high frequency ultrasound
An apparatus, system, and method for neurostimulation by high frequency ultrasound. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a pulse generator, an ultrasound transducer coupled to the pulse generator, and an implantable stimulator.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of Arizona State University
Electrode pad for use on living organism
An electrode pad for use on a living organism can measure an electrocardiographic signal without being hindered by body-motion noise. The electrode pad is attached to the skin of the living organism, detects an electrical signal, and supplies the electrical signal to an electrocardiograph.
Harada Electronics Co., Ltd.