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Sound Transducer-related patent applications - as published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


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System and method for ultrasound imaging
The Governors Of The University Of Alberta
June 14, 2018 - N°20180164418

A method of ultrasonically imaging an object includes providing a 2d array of bias-sensitive ultrasound transducer elements. Each ultrasound transducer element has first and second electrodes on first and second sides of the ultrasound transducer connected in plural first and second electrode strips.
Ultrasound observation apparatus, method of operating ultrasound observation apparatus, and computer readable recording medium
Olympus Corporation
June 14, 2018 - N°20180161063

An ultrasound observation apparatus for generating an ultrasound image based on an ultrasound echo acquired by an ultrasound probe provided with an ultrasound transducer includes: a puncture needle detection unit configured to detect an image of a puncture needle displayed in the ultrasound image; a motion extraction unit configured to extract a linear motion at a point of the puncture ...
Ultrasound delivery for diagnosis and/or therapy
Medtronic, Inc.
June 14, 2018 - N°20180161002

In some examples, a system includes one or more ultrasound transducers, one or more temperature sensors, a user interface, and one or more processors. The one or more processors are configured to control the one or more ultrasound transducers to deliver ultrasound to a target point of tissue of a patient to heat the target point of tissue, control the ...
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Photoacoustic, noninvasive, and continuous blood glucose measurement device
Postech Academy-industry Foundation
June 14, 2018 - N°20180160908

A photoacoustic, noninvasive, and continuous blood glucose measurement device includes: a diode laser for irradiating a living body with a pulsed laser signal having a specific wavelength; and an ultrasound transducer for measuring a photoacoustic signal in a form of ultrasonic waves generated by a reaction of the living body with the pulsed laser signal.. .
Detecting apparatus and associated kit and method
Ecole Superieure De Physique Et De Chime Industrielles De La Ville De Paris
June 07, 2018 - N°20180153507

The invention concerns a detecting apparatus (12) comprising:—at least two sensors (24, 26, 28), with at least one sensor (24) being an ultrasound transducer adapted to produce ultrasound waves, and—a positioning device (16) defining several compartments (22), each compartment (22) being adapted to hold a sensor (24, 26, 28) and each compartment (22) being located at predetermined location, the positioning device (16) comprising a holder adapted to be fixed ...
3d ultrasound imaging, associated methods, devices, and systems
Duke University
June 07, 2018 - N°20180153504

Methods, system, and devices that are adapted to restrict the movement of an ultrasound transducer about at least one axis or point, and tag a plurality of frames of electronic signals indicative of information received by the ultrasound transducer with information sensed by an orientation sensor. The methods, system, and devices can generate a 3d ultrasound volume image of the ...
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Ultrasound sequencing system and method
Acutus Medical, Inc.
May 31, 2018 - N°20180146948

A system comprises a catheter configured for delivery to a body cavity defined by surrounding tissue; a plurality of ultrasound transducers coupled to a distal end of the catheter; and an electronics module configured to selectively turn on/off each ultrasound transducer according to a predetermined activation sequence and to process signals received from each ultrasound transducer to produce at ...
Visible-light- and time-of-flight-based passive tracking system
4sense, Inc.
May 24, 2018 - N°20180143318

A passive-tracking system is described herein. The system can include a visible-light sensor, a sound transducer, a thermal sensor, a time-of-flight (tof) sensor, and a processor.
2d ultrasound transducer array and methods of making the same
Transducer Works Llc
May 24, 2018 - N°20180143310

In one aspect, an ultrasound transducer system comprises a two-dimensional array of transducer elements, the transducer elements having a first side comprising individual first electrodes in electrical communication with control circuitry of the ultrasound transducer system. A matching layer is coupled to a second side of the transducer elements via an electrically conductive face, wherein the electrically conductive face serves ...
Systems and methods for modulation and mapping of brain tissue using an ultrasound assembly
The Trustees Of Columbia University In The City Of New York
May 24, 2018 - N°20180140871

Methods and systems for modulation and mapping of brain tissue in a subject using an ultrasound assembly are provided. An exemplary method for modulation uses an ultrasound assembly including a housing and an ultrasound transducer joined to the housing.
Ultrasound transducers having electrical traces on acoustic backing structures and methods of making the same
General Electric Company
May 24, 2018 - N°20180140278

An ultrasound transducer includes a transducer array having a plurality of transducer elements. The transducer array has a first side and a second side.
Transducer adapters for allowing multiple modes of ultrasound imaging using a single ultrasound transducer
Clarius Mobile Health Corp.
May 24, 2018 - N°20180140277

The present embodiments relate generally to ultrasound imaging systems. The ultrasound imaging systems may include an ultrasound imaging transducer operable to acquire ultrasound image data and a transducer adapter configured to detachably couple to the ultrasound imaging transducer.
Ultrasound probe with housing and interchangeable tip
Echosens
May 24, 2018 - N°20180140274

An interchangeable tip for ultrasound probe housing includes: at least one ultrasound transducer constructed and configured to emit and receive ultrasound signals, at least one electrical contact of tip, each electrical contact of tip being constructed and configured to cooperate with an electrical connector, a tip connector constructed and configured to secure the interchangeable tip with an ultrasound probe housing.. .
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Passive beamformer
Texas Instruments Incorporated
May 17, 2018 - N°20180137853

A passive beamformer for ultrasound imaging. An ultrasound probe includes a plurality of ultrasound transducers and beamforming circuitry.
Ultrasound measurement device and method for ultrasonic measurement
Cyberlogic, Inc.
May 17, 2018 - N°20180132823

An ultrasound measurement device and related method for ultrasonic measurement are provided. In one embodiment the device includes a first ultrasound transducer and a second ultrasound transducer spaced from the first ultrasound transducer and configured to receive a plurality of ultrasound signals transmitted from the first ultrasound transducer through a fixed object.
Ultrasound transducer module and ultrasound endoscope
Olympus Corporation
May 17, 2018 - N°20180132820

An ultrasound transducer module includes: an ultrasound transducer configured to transmit and receive ultrasound; a substrate electrically connected with the ultrasound transducer and including a first wiring pad at a portion different from a connection portion with the ultrasound transducer; and a casing that includes an accommodation hole for accommodating the ultrasound transducer and the substrate and that includes a ...
Deformable ultrasound array and system
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
May 10, 2018 - N°20180130457

Disclosed is an ultrasound array comprising a plurality of ultrasound transducer elements (20) on a carrier (10), said carrier further carrying an actuator arrangement (30, 30′) of a material having an adjustable shape in response to an electromagnetic stimulus, e.g. An electro active polymer or optically responsive polymer, wherein the material is arranged to change the orientation of said ultrasound transducer elements ...
Non-contact ultrasound germicide apparatus
The Ultran Group, Inc.
May 10, 2018 - N°20180126017

An apparatus for sterilization of objects or materials comprises an enclosure for containing a gaseous atmosphere; an acoustically transparent platform located within the enclosure for supporting the objects or materials to be sterilized; one or more non-contact ultrasound transducers positioned within the enclosure and spaced from the platform; and an electric power amplifier for exciting the one or more transducers.. .
Systems, methods, and apparatuses for active thermal management of ultrasound transducers
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
May 10, 2018 - N°20180125461

An ultrasound probe including an active thermal management system is disclosed. The active thermal management system may include a fluid chamber coupled to a transducer assembly of the ultrasound probe.
Quantitative elastography with tracked 2d ultrasound transducers
The University Of British Columbia
May 10, 2018 - N°20180125455

A method is described for acquiring 3d quantitative ultrasound elastography volumes. A 2d ultrasound transducer scans a volume of tissue through which shear waves are created using an external vibration source, the synchronized measurement of tissue motion within the plane of the ultrasound transducer with the measurement of the transducer location in space, the reconstruction of tissue displacements and/or ...
Ultrasound imaging system with mechanical support structure
Rivanna Medical Llc
May 10, 2018 - N°20180125449

In at least some aspects, a handheld ultrasound imaging device comprises: a housing; an ultrasound imaging unit disposed at least in part within the housing, the ultrasound imaging unit including an ultrasound transducer; a display rotatably coupled to the housing; and a releasably engageable catch; wherein when the catch is releasably engaged, the catch restricts movement of the housing relative ...
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