Philips Electronics patents granted on 21 October 2008

16 US patents granted on 21 October 2008 and assigned to Philips Electronics

1 7,441,260 Television program recommender with automatic identification of changing viewer preferences
2 7,440,819 Animation system for a robot comprising a set of movable parts
3 7,440,792 MR visualization of interventional devices
4 7,440,609 Method of segmenting a three-dimensional structure
5 7,440,551 Computer tomograph with optoelectronic data transfer
6 7,440,535 Cone beam CT apparatus using truncated projections and a previously acquired 3D CT image
7 7,440,075 Birefringent optical system
8 7,440,000 Method and apparatus for forming a label
9 7,439,976 Visual communication signal
10 7,439,948 Electrophoretic display device
11 7,439,771 Integrated interface circuitry for integrated VRM power field effect transistors
12 7,439,737 Contrast prepared MRI involving non-cartesian trajectories with oversampling of the center of k-space
13 7,439,660 Discharge lamp having cooling means
14 7,439,656 Method for designing ultrasonic transducers with acoustically active integrated electronics
15 7,439,484 Laser measurement apparatus using self-mixing effect
16 7,438,202 Hair removing apparatus