Philips Electronics patents granted on 22 June 2010

14 US patents granted on 22 June 2010 and assigned to Philips Electronics

1 D618,355 Diagnosis apparatus reader
2 7,742,912 Method and apparatus to encode and decode multi-channel audio signals
3 7,742,799 Catheter tip tracking for interventional procedures monitored by magnetic resonance imaging
4 7,742,639 Data set visualization
5 7,742,631 Adaptive sampling along edges for surface rendering
6 7,742,381 Optical scanning device
7 7,742,073 Method and apparatus for tracking an object of interest using a camera associated with a hand-held processing device
8 7,742,034 Color display
9 7,741,846 Parallel magnetic resonance imaging
10 7,741,782 Lighting fixtures incorporating Rf antennae
11 7,741,756 Ultrasound transducer and method for implementing flip-chip two dimensional array technology to curved arrays
12 7,741,607 Modular signal processing backbone for PET
13 7,740,900 Method of preparing a light-absorbing coating
14 7,740,375 High brightness illumination device with incoherent solid state light source