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US-7,792,461 Unit drawing mechanism and image recorder
A unit drawing mechanism according to the present invention includes a drawing unit, a lever, a fixture, a preventer, a linkage, and a lever holder. The drawing...
US-7,792,370 Residual color transform for 4:2:0 RGB format
A Residual Color Transform (RCT) technique directly encodes 4:2:0 Red-Green-Blue (RGB) data without data loss prior to compression. After transmission or...
US-7,792,359 Methods and systems for detecting regions in digital images
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems, methods and devices for detection of image regions using a masking condition and an entropy measure.
US-7,792,172 Nitride semiconductor laser device
A nitride semiconductor laser device has a multilayer structure formed by stacking a plurality of nitride semiconductor layers made of hexagonal nitride...
US-7,792,169 Nitride semiconductor light emitting device
A nitride semiconductor light emitting device includes a first coat film of aluminum nitride or aluminum oxynitride formed at a light emitting portion and a...
US-7,792,142 Data transmission device, data transmission method, data transmission program, data reception device, data...
In the present invention, after an image mail is transmitted to a receiving-end machine (S1, S2), when a reception error occurs, an image format of image data in...
US-7,792,005 Optical pickup apparatus
On an optical path between a light source and an objective lens, there is provided an optical path changing section for changing a predetermined optical path of...
US-7,791,764 Image processing method and apparatus, image reading apparatus, and image forming apparatus detecting plural...
An image processing apparatus includes an automatic document type discrimination section for estimating a type of input image data. The automatic document type...
US-7,791,746 Image forming system and image processing system which restricts output based on judged attributes of image data
An image forming system includes an image forming device which forms an image based on image data, and an image processing device such as a personal computer,...
US-7,791,701 Circuit film comprising a film substrate connected to the control board, wire board, and display panel
A circuit film comprises a first circuit formed on a film substrate for outputting a driving signal to a display device, and a plurality of input lines formed on...
US-7,791,694 Transflective liquid crystal displays with sequentially flashing light sources
A transflective liquid crystal display (70) comprises a liquid crystal cell (38) disposed between a front substrate (40) and a rear substrate (36), a front...
US-7,791,676 Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device of the present invention includes a picture element electrode in a first substrate on the liquid crystal layer side in each...
US-7,791,633 Optical scanning unit and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning unit irradiates a polygon mirror with a plurality of light beams emitted from a light source according to image data, and scans and exposes a...
US-7,791,589 Method and apparatus for displaying electronic document including handwritten data
A display apparatus (50) that appropriately displays a dynamic layout type electronic document having a handwritten memo additionally input to a main body even...
US-7,791,581 Shift register block, and data signal line driving circuit and display device using the same
In a shift register block according to the present invention, a plurality of flip-flops F/F(1), F/F(2), . . . F/F(n) constitute a shift register SR, and each...
US-7,791,577 Liquid crystal display device and method for driving the same
Each pixel includes first and second subpixels with different luminances. Each subpixel includes a liquid crystal capacitor and a storage capacitor. The storage...
US-7,791,286 Inverter circuit, fluorescent tube lighting apparatus, backlight apparatus, and liquid crystal display
A driving apparatus and a driving method are disclosed that are capable of uniformly lighting each entire fluorescent tube irrespective of the length or number...
US-7,791,190 Substrate with crystal silicon array
An array of crystalline silicon dies on a substrate and a method for yielding the array are provided. The method comprises: delineating an array of die areas on...
US-7,790,754 Alpha-hydroxy amides as bradykinin antagonists or inverse agonists
.alpha.-Hydroxy amide derivatives of the general formula (I) are bradykinin B1 antagonists or inverse agonists useful in the treatment or prevention of symptoms...
US-7,790,739 Tyrosine kinase inhibitors
The present invention relates to imidazo[1,2-a]pyrimidine derivatives, that are useful for treating cellular proliferative diseases, for treating disorders...
US-7,790,612 Increased grain size in metal wiring structures through flash tube irradiation
A method for forming a wiring structure includes forming a metal layer on a substrate, and annealing the metal layer by irradiating the metal layer with light...
US-7,790,484 Method for manufacturing laser devices
A method for manufacturing a laser device includes fixing a laser chip to a holder via a metal having a low melting point by melting the metal at a temperature...
US-7,789,549 Light guide plate, surface light source, and liquid crystal display device
A light guide plate has a light exit plane and a light entrance plane arranged on the periphery of the light exit plane. Light incident on the light entrance...
US-7,787,918 Cellular phone
A plurality of operation portions are arranged at a surface on a sub-display side of a cellular phone with a camera so that various kinds of setting, selection...
US-7,787,916 Cellular phone
A plurality of operation portions are arranged at a surface on a sub-display side of a cellular phone with a camera so that various kinds of setting, selection...
US-7,787,808 Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device is provided having a simple configuration by which a desired amount of developer can be delivered to an image bearing member, and there is...
US-7,787,704 Enhancing the quality of decoded quantized images
A system for image enhancement and, more particularly, a system for enhancing the quality of a quantized image.
US-7,787,542 Adaptive filtering based upon boundary strength
Adjacent regions are identified in an image. Coding parameters for the adjacent regions are identified. Selective filtering is performed at the region between...
US-7,787,391 Communication device, communication system, communication method, communication program, and communication circuit
In a client device (1) including OBject EXchange protocol (OBEX), a lower layer processing section (13) below an OBEX processing section (12) generates a pseudo...
US-7,787,345 Optical storage medium, optical read/write apparatus, and optical read/write method
An optical read/write apparatus causes a read/write light beam from illuminating means to strike only one side of an optical storage medium including stacked...
US-7,787,231 High voltage generating circuit, ion generating device and electrical apparatus
A high voltage generating circuit includes a boosting portion (e.g., a trigger coil (22)) for boosting DC voltage delivered from a DC power supply (26) so as to...
US-7,787,155 Communications device and communications method
In a communications device, a terminal machine transmits/receives data over a network and makes a request for a response to a data transmission from a...
US-7,786,968 Pulse output circuit, driving circuit for display device and display device using the pulse output circuit, and...
An output pulse of a flip flop is delayed in a delay inverter circuit before supplied to an input terminal of a level shifter. Then, an output pulse of the next...
US-7,786,965 Liquid crystal display device
One picture element of a liquid crystal panel is divided into a region I where a cell gap is set to 4 .mu.m and a region II where a transparent insulating film...
US-7,786,959 Display apparatus
When the transistor Q3 is OFF, a predetermined potential is supplied to a potential wire Ui such that a switching transistor Q2 becomes ON. This changes a gate...
US-7,786,681 Inverter circuit, fluorescent tube lighting apparatus, backlight apparatus, and liquid crystal display
A driving apparatus and a driving method are disclosed that are capable of uniformly lighting each entire fluorescent tube irrespective of the length or number...
US-7,786,469 Thermal sensor with a silicon/germanium superlattice structure
A silicon/germanium (SiGe) superlattice thermal sensor is provided with a corresponding fabrication method. The method forms an active CMOS device in a first Si...
US-7,786,305 Tetrahydropyranyl cyclopentyl tetrahydropyridopyridine modulators of chemokine receptor activity
The present invention is directed to compounds of the formula I: ##STR00001## (wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3, R.sup.4, R.sup.5, R.sup.6, R.sup.7, R.sup.8,...
US-7,786,021 High-density plasma multilayer gate oxide
A thin-film transistor (TFT) with a multilayer gate insulator is provided, along with a method for forming the same. The method comprises: forming a channel,...
US-7,785,912 Piezo-TFT cantilever MEMS fabrication
A piezo-TFT cantilever microelectromechanical system (MEMS) and associated fabrication processes are provided. The method comprises: providing a substrate, such...
US-7,784,219 Door opening and closing mechanism
A door opening and closing mechanism in which a door to be attached to a body having an opening is separated from, and made in contact with the periphery of the...
US-7,784,076 Sender-side bandwidth estimation for video transmission with receiver packet buffer
A method of adaptively encoding video in response to an estimation of bandwidth over a transmission channel, where bandwidth estimation uses feedback packets...
US-7,783,895 Method and apparatus for encrypting data to be secured and inputting/outputting the same
A controller of a recording device issues a secure command to a storage device, and then waits the time estimated necessary for the storage device to execute the...
US-7,783,389 Power storage equipment management system
A power storage equipment management system has a power storage equipment, and a management server for managing power information of the power storage equipment....
US-7,783,239 Fuser unit and image forming apparatus equipped with the same
A fuser unit for an image forming apparatus including: a tape-like cleaning member that abuts on a fuser roller and cleans its peripheral surface; a press roller...
US-7,783,220 Roller drive control method of fixing apparatus and fixing apparatus
In one embodiment, a predetermined period different from a fixing process period in which fixing of toner to recording paper is carried out is set as a toner...
US-7,783,219 Fixing apparatus having a fixing member and an external heating device, and image forming apparatus including...
A fixing apparatus includes an external heating device which has a halogen lamp and is disposed on the outer surface of a fixing member so that a nip area is...
US-7,783,218 Fixing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and method for controlling fixing apparatus
For start of rotation of a fixing roller that is not currently being rotated, a control device causes a halogen lamp to heat an endless belt until a thermistor...
US-7,783,217 Fixing apparatus, image forming apparatus, method for controlling temperature of fixing apparatus, and...
In a fixing apparatus which is included in an image forming apparatus that is capable of selecting a sheet transport speed, a paper sheet is transported between...
US-7,783,215 Image forming apparatus and toner replenishment control method
An image forming apparatus and a toner replenishment control method according to the present invention are configured such that a concentration of toner in a...
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