Patents by Inventor Joachim E. Vollrath

Joachim E. Vollrath has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10116920
    Abstract: A method of balancing colors of three-dimensional (3D) points measured by a scanner from a first location and a second location. The scanner measures 3D coordinates and colors of first object points from a first location and second object points from a second location. The scene is divided into local neighborhoods, each containing at least a first object point and a second object point. An adapted second color is determined for each second object point based at least in part on the colors of first object points in the local neighborhood.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: FARO TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
    Inventors: Joachim E. Vollrath, Martin Ossig
  • Publication number: 20180014002
    Abstract: A method of balancing colors of three-dimensional (3D) points measured by a scanner from a first location and a second location. The scanner measures 3D coordinates and colors of first object points from a first location and second object points from a second location. The scene is divided into local neighborhoods, each containing at least a first object point and a second object point. An adapted second color is determined for each second object point based at least in part on the colors of first object points in the local neighborhood.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 8, 2017
    Publication date: January 11, 2018
    Inventors: Joachim E. Vollrath, Martin Ossig
  • Patent number: 9762883
    Abstract: A method of balancing colors of three-dimensional (3D) points measured by a scanner from a first location and a second location. The scanner measures 3D coordinates and colors of first object points from a first location and second object points from a second location. The scene is divided into local neighborhoods, each containing at least a first object point and a second object point. An adapted second color is determined for each second object point based at least in part on the colors of first object points in the local neighborhood.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: FARO TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
    Inventors: Joachim E. Vollrath, Martin Ossig
  • Publication number: 20150109419
    Abstract: A method of balancing colors of three-dimensional (3D) points measured by a scanner from a first location and a second location. The scanner measures 3D coordinates and colors of first object points from a first location and second object points from a second location. The scene is divided into local neighborhoods, each containing at least a first object point and a second object point. An adapted second color is determined for each second object point based at least in part on the colors of first object points in the local neighborhood.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Joachim E. Vollrath, Martin Ossig