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Number: 367/7
Name: Communications, electrical: acoustic wave systems and devices > Acoustic image conversion
Description: Subject matter wherein acoustic waves reflected or refracted from an object are used to form a visual representation of the exterior of the object or to form an electrical signal or record from which a visual representation of the object may be derived.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
367/8 Acoustic holography 55
367/11 With memory means 145

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8693280 Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus Apr. 8, 2014
8687868 Image generating apparatus, image generating method, and program Apr. 1, 2014
8687869 System and method for acceleration of image reconstruction Apr. 1, 2014
8675445 Beamformer, diagnostic system, medical image system, and method for displaying diagnostic image Mar. 18, 2014
8620082 Sonar image texture segmentation Dec. 31, 2013
8619494 Imaging apparatus and method Dec. 31, 2013
8611179 Acoustic wave measuring system and method of generating image data thereof Dec. 17, 2013
8358559 System and method for imaging Jan. 22, 2013
8345508 Large area modular sensor array assembly and method for making the same Jan. 1, 2013
8296858 Flexibly displaceable coupling device for acoustically excited atomic force microscopy with acoustic excitation of the sample Oct. 23, 2012
8279705 Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and ultrasonic transmission/reception method Oct. 2, 2012
8266966 Ultrasonic exploration method and ultrasonic exploration apparatus Sep. 18, 2012
8229134 Audio camera using microphone arrays for real time capture of audio images and method for jointly processing the audio images with video images Jul. 24, 2012
8174925 Acoustic camera May. 8, 2012
RE43048 Ultrasonic diagnostic imaging with harmonic contrast agents Dec. 27, 2011
8009507 System and method for adaptable aperture planar phased array Aug. 30, 2011
7966147 Generating images according to points of intersection for integer multiples of a sample-time distance Jun. 21, 2011
7957219 Method and apparatus for elevation focus control of acoustic waves Jun. 7, 2011
7898902 Method of representation of sonar images Mar. 1, 2011
7865269 Robotic surgical system with joint motion controller adapted to reduce instrument tip vibrations Jan. 4, 2011
7850625 Method and apparatus for monitoring labor parameter Dec. 14, 2010
7844130 Method of volume-panorama imaging processing Nov. 30, 2010
7806825 Diagnostic signal processing method and system Oct. 5, 2010
7736312 Acoustic monitoring system Jun. 15, 2010
7706586 Real-time structure suppression in ultrasonically scanned volumes Apr. 27, 2010
7702463 Systems and methods for enhancing a seismic data image Apr. 20, 2010
7678048 Medical diagnostic ultrasound system and method Mar. 16, 2010
7623410 Hard real-time adaptive waveform synthesis and evolution Nov. 24, 2009
7617053 Processing of seismic data using the S-transform Nov. 10, 2009
7584056 Multiple suppression in angle domain time and depth migration Sep. 1, 2009
7504994 Radar device and similar device Mar. 17, 2009
7491169 Ultrasonic apparatus and method to assess compartment syndrome Feb. 17, 2009
7477571 Method for detecting vibrations in a biological organism using real-time vibration imaging Jan. 13, 2009
7450470 High resolution images from reflected wave energy Nov. 11, 2008
RE40456 Acoustic wave imaging apparatus and method Aug. 12, 2008
7380453 Undersea data logging device with automated data transmission Jun. 3, 2008
7259897 System, method and apparatus for direct imaging in ultrasonic holography Aug. 21, 2007
7212466 Producing amplitude values for controlling pixel illumination on a sonar display May. 1, 2007
7113447 Laser pumped compact acoustic sensor system Sep. 26, 2006
7027353 Method and apparatus for real-time vibration imaging Apr. 11, 2006
6847584 Method and apparatus for acoustic imaging of objects in water Jan. 25, 2005
6829197 Acoustical imaging interferometer for detection of buried underwater objects Dec. 7, 2004
6816160 Image data computing apparatus Nov. 9, 2004
6815694 Apparatus and method for probing light absorbing agents in biological tissues Nov. 9, 2004
6721694 Method and system for representing the depths of the floors of the oceans Apr. 13, 2004
6700833 Acoustical imaging interferometer for detection of buried underwater objects Mar. 2, 2004
6648824 Ultrasound imaging system for performing receiving focusing at points corresponding to display pixels and method thereof Nov. 18, 2003
6607491 Ultrasonic probe Aug. 19, 2003
6552841 Ultrasonic imager Apr. 22, 2003
6450960 Real-time three-dimensional acoustoelectronic imaging and characterization of objects Sep. 17, 2002

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