Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Imaging of pixel defects in digital detectors










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #6661456.

A method and apparatus for displaying an image generated by at least one detector of an imaging unit are disclosed herein. The method includes creating a pixel map identifying locations of bad pixels in an array of pixels in the image detected by the at least one detector, linking the pixel map to the image, and providing for selective display of the pixel map. Bad pixels behave from a group including pixels which do not respond electrically and pixels which are statistically different from surrounding pixels in the array of pixels. The apparatus includes an imaging unit for generating x-rays which pass through a body of interest, at least one detector unit for detecting the x-rays, and a processing unit for identifying bad pixels within the detected image.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Markers of acute myeloid leukemia stem cells
Wristwatch
RFID reader revocation checking using low power attached displays
Quantitative sleep analysis system and method
Method for installing industrial components in an environment
Organic EL display device and method for manufacturing the same
Methods and systems for managing print device supplies using cloud administration system configured for chemical signature tracking
  Randomly Featured Patents
Oven with food presence indicator
Lancing device and method of sample collection
Carousel assembly
Complementary MOS semiconductor device
Locking device for tools in tool magazines
Mechanism for initiating discharge in a high power gas transport laser
Artificial lure simulating frog movements
Method of making a low PMD optical fiber
Seat which converts into a bed
Recovery of alkylene glycols by distillation with aqueous organic acid