Philips Electronics patents granted on 18 October 2011

32 US patents granted on 18 October 2011 and assigned to Philips Electronics

1 8,042,145 Method of controlling power states in a multimedia system
2 8,042,044 User interface with displaced representation of touch area
3 8,041,869 Method and system for bus arbitration
4 8,041,666 Method and apparatus for generation of a sequence of elements
5 8,041,412 System for image-guided endovascular prosthesis and method for using same
6 8,040,773 Method and recorder for reducing rejection of record carriers due to write errors
7 8,040,612 Fluid lens with pressure release system
8 8,040,516 Oscillator element for photo acoustic detector
9 8,040,495 Method and device for optical analysis of a tissue
10 8,040,352 Adaptive image interpolation for volume rendering
11 8,040,318 Electrophoretic display panel
12 8,040,239 Lighting control system
13 8,040,078 LED dimming circuit
14 8,040,065 Electric lamp with light-absorbing coating, precursor suspension for such a coating and method of making such a lamp
15 8,040,045 Electroluminescent light source
16 8,040,040 Light source and method of providing a bundle of light
17 8,040,033 Electrode device for gas discharge sources and method of operating a gas discharge source having this electrode device
18 8,040,030 Method of increasing the conversion efficiency of an EUV and/or soft X-ray lamp and a corresponding apparatus
19 8,039,866 Mount for a semiconductor light emitting device
20 8,039,818 Sub wavelength aperture
21 8,039,814 Luminescence sensor operating in reflection mode
22 8,039,808 Performance solid state detectors
23 8,039,124 Electro luminescent metal complexes
24 8,038,905 Illumination system comprising a radiation source and a fluorescent material
25 8,038,712 Methods and devices for rhinoplasty and treating internal valve stenosis
26 8,038,618 Ultrasound-imaging systems and methods for a user-guided three-dimensional volume-scan sequence
27 8,038,532 Performing a competition between teams by means of modular units
28 8,038,338 Blender arm and food processor
29 8,038,321 Color mixing luminaire
30 8,038,318 Door frame mounted reflector system for fluorescent troffer
31 8,038,308 Luminous body
32 8,037,566 Power toothbrush using acoustic wave action for cleansing of teeth