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Yoav Medan, Yoni Hertzberg, Dov Maor: Mapping ultrasound transducers. Insightec, Bingham McCutchen, March 4, 2014: US08661873 (17 worldwide citation)

Ultrasound transducers may be mapped by varying a focus-affecting parameter and adjusting the parameter so as to improve focus quality. In some embodiments, mapping involves successively varying the phase of one transducer element, or group of elements, with respect to a constant phase of the other ...


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Shuki Vitek, Yoni Hertzberg: Efficient ultrasound focusing. InSightec, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, January 13, 2015: US08932237 (3 worldwide citation)

Ultrasound focusing may be improved by combining knowledge of the target tissue and/or focusing arrangement with focus measurements.


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Shuki Vitek, Yoni Hertzberg, Yoav Medan: Multi-segment ultrasound transducers. INSIGHTEC, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, December 26, 2017: US09852727

Disclosed are systems and methods for focusing ultrasound transducers that include multiple separate, independently movable transducer segments.


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Yoav Medan, Yoni Hertzberg, Dov Maor: Mapping ultrasound transducers. INSIGHTEC, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 9, 2016: US09412357

Ultrasound transducers may be mapped by varying a focus-affecting parameter and adjusting the parameter so as to improve focus quality. In some embodiments, mapping involves successively varying the phase of one transducer element, or group of elements, with respect to a constant phase of the other ...


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Yoni Hertzberg: Ultrasound system and method for deicing and defrosting. The Law Office of Joseph L Felber, October 13, 2015: US09155430

According to the present invention there are provided an ultrasound system and method for glass deicing and defrosting, particularly of car's windshields. The system includes cube-shaped ultrasound transducers which generate high-intensity ultrasound waves which propagate in the windshields and heat ...


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Yoav Medan, Yoni Hertzberg, Dov Maor: Mapping ultrasound transducers. April 28, 2011: US20110094288-A1

Ultrasound transducers may be mapped by varying a focus-affecting parameter and adjusting the parameter so as to improve focus quality. In some embodiments, mapping involves successively varying the phase of one transducer element, or group of elements, with respect to a constant phase of the other ...


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Shuki Vitek, Yoni Hertzberg, Yoav Medan: Multi-segment ultrasound transducers. November 3, 2011: US20110270075-A1

Disclosed are systems and methods for focusing ultrasound transducers that include multiple separate, independently movable transducer segments.


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Shuki Vitek, Yoni Hertzberg: Efficient ultrasound focusing. November 3, 2011: US20110270136-A1

Ultrasound focusing may be improved by combining knowledge of the target tissue and/or focusing arrangement with focus measurements.