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Image file creating apparatus and image file reproducing apparatus
A controller (101) designates the method of integrating viewpoint images. An image integrator (102) creates an integrated image by placing individual viewpoint...
Systems and methods for shifting the position of a symbol to reduce
A method for shifting the position of a symbol to reduce transmission overhead is described. A frame with a plurality of symbols is provided. A determination is...
Optical pickup spherical aberration compensating method, optical pickup
spherical aberration focus offset...
An optical pickup (20) projects a read beam onto an optical disc (40) as an optical storage medium which is driven to rotate by a spindle motor (30) and receives...
Display apparatus and electronic device
In the present display apparatus, the directivity of light emitted from a backlight is set high in the direction along which a pixel pitch is long, and such...
Printing apparatus and print restrictions management system for inquiring
whether changing print restrictions...
An upper limit of allowed print count is set for each user requesting print jobs, and a multi function printer includes: (i) a schedule transmission requesting...
Method and apparatus for embedded driver download using raw imaging
A communication-associated structure and process utilizing (a) a client device, (b) a communication port, and (c) an imaging device which includes an embedded...
Front illuminating device and a reflection-type liquid crystal display
using such a device
A front-illuminating device of the present invention, which is placed over the entire surface of an object to be illuminated such as a reflection-type liquid...
Active matrix substrate, method for fabricating active matrix substrate,
display device, liquid crystal display...
An active matrix substrate includes a substrate, a TFT formed on the substrate, a storage capacitor element formed on the substrate, an interlayer insulating...
Character/graphic display apparatus, character/graphic display method,
program, and recording medium
The size of each of the plurality of characters or graphics is modified while the size of each of the plurality of virtual areas included in the display area is...
Display device and driving method thereof
A display device includes a left and a right panel sections provided adjacently along a sequence of a plurality of data signal lines, and a plurality of source...
Liquid crystal display backlight with level change
A display is backlit by a source having spatially modulated luminance to attenuate illumination of dark areas of images and increase the dynamic range of the...
Electroformed metal structure
A method is provided for electroforming metal integrated circuit structures. The method comprises: forming an opening such as a via or line through an interlevel...
Solid-state image capturing apparatus, manufacturing method for the
solid-state image capturing apparatus, and...
A solid-state image capturing apparatus is provided, where each of the pixels comprises a pixel light receiving section for converting incident light into a...
Thin silicon-on-insulator high voltage auxiliary gated transistor
A silicon (Si)-on-insulator (SOI) high voltage transistor is provided with an associated fabrication process. The method provides a SOI substrate with a Si top...
Method of manufacturing toner
There is provided a method of manufacturing a toner, using a shearing force for granulation, in which bubbles are prevented from arising upon application of the...
Wastewater treatment apparatus
In a waste water treatment apparatus and/or method, waste water containing aminoethanol and dimethyl sulfoxide is introduced into a first denitrification tank...
Electrostatic suction type fluid discharge device, electrostatic suction
type fluid discharge method, and plot...
An electrostatic suction type fluid discharge device supplies a drive voltage from a power source between a nozzle and an insulating substrate, so as to supply...
Systems and methods for reducing the effects of variations on the playback
of streaming media
In an exemplary embodiment, a streaming client is playing a media stream that is being streamed from a streaming server. The media stream is being played at a...
Simulator and parameter extraction device for transistor, simulation and
parameter extraction method for...
A transistor model for a simulator simulates a resistance between a source region and a drain region with a model equation which has terms representing...
Image forming system and inserter device
A control command communicated between a print control section and a finisher control section are relayed by an inserter control section. The print control...
Cleaning device and image forming apparatus including same
A cleaning device and a blade which is provided in the cleaning device and which has an edge portion to be pressed against a surface of a photoreceptor, so as to...
Externally heated fixing apparatus with endless belt and image forming
apparatus including the same
A center distance between heating rollers for suspending an external heating belt is fixed, and a peripheral length of the external heating belt is set so that a...
A toner bottle that is composed of a main part, a toner loading portion, a bottle cap that can hermetically close and open a toner loading opening in the toner...
Cleaning device for an image forming apparatus
A cleaning device is provided with a cleaning unit (35) disposed downstream from a position at which a toner image is transferred to a paper. The cleaning unit...
Systems and methods for imaging streaming image data comprising multiple
images on an image-by-image basis
Streaming image data comprising multiple images is received at an imaging device. Image boundaries are identified within the streaming image data. The streaming...
The yield of a semiconductor device is improved which has a large-scale logic circuit or which has both a logic circuit and a memory. A basic circuit block is...
Systems and methods for context-based adaptive image processing using
Embodiments of the present invention comprise methods and systems for context-based adaptive image processing wherein print job elements are processed according...
Color filter substrate and display apparatus using the same
A color filter substrate includes: an insulating transparent substrate; a color filter layer provided on the insulating transparent substrate, including a...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device according to the present invention is constituted of a TFT substrate and an opposing substrate which are arranged so as to be...
Display device having pixels including a plurality of sub-pixels
A display device includes a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix. At least one of the pixels includes two sub-pixel groups. Each of the sub-pixel groups...
Nitride semiconductor light emitting device
A first region and a second region that has a defect density of which the value is higher than that of the first region are respectively formed so as to be...
In a steam cooker, a tray-shaped case (51) of a steam temperature-raising device (50) has a recessed part (51a) into which steam from a steam generator flows...
Process for synthesizing a substituted pyrazole
The present invention relates to substituted pyrazoles, compositions containing such compounds and methods of treatment. The compounds are glucagon receptor...
Estrogen receptor modulators
The present invention relates to compounds and derivatives thereof, their synthesis, and their use as estrogen receptor modulators. The compounds of the instant...
Isoquinolinone potassium channel inhibitors
The present invention relates to compounds having the structure (I) useful as potassium channel inhibitors to treat cardiac arrhythmias, and the like. ##STR00001##
Phosphor, manufacturing method thereof and light emitting device using the
The present invention provides a nano particle phosphor with superior luminous characteristic formed using nitride semiconductor material, a method of...
Papillomavirus vaccine compositions
The present invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising virus-like particles (VLPs) of HPV, said VLPs adsorbed to an aluminum adjuvant, and an...
Ion eluting unit and device loaded with same
An ion elution unit generates metal ions by applying a voltage between electrodes. Terminals are formed integrally to the electrodes. An interval between the...
Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus
A sheet feeding device includes a stacking plate, a sheet stacker, and a damping member. The stacking plate is liftably supported in the sheet stacker and is...
Communication method and communication system, and information receiving
device used in the communication system
A user machine is made aware of a need for communication to update a version of a firmware by communication from a service center (a notification that the latest...
Method and apparatus for translation based on a repository of existing
A method of translating an input sentence in a source language to an output sentence in a target language uses a store comprising a plurality of example...
Simulation method, simulation apparatus, and computer readable medium
storing simulation program
A circuit analysis portion obtains an output characteristic of each of first noise source candidates. A noise evaluate portion obtains intensity of a noise...
Image forming apparatus with increased transfer efficiency
In an image forming apparatus, toner primarily transferred to an intermediate transfer belt is secondarily transferred at a first nip area formed by a secondary...
Full-color image forming apparatus having variable power light source
In a full-color image forming apparatus including a light source for monochrome image formation that outputs light corresponding to monochrome image information...
In one embodiment, in a standby mode, an endless heating belt is caused to move apart from a hot roller. Furthermore, in color mode, the endless heating belt is...
Image forming apparatus and correction method of image forming condition
An image forming apparatus including: image forming sections, each image forming section forming an image of a color component among plural color components...
Changing the charging applied voltage control in an image forming
apparatus based on an increase in the...
When image forming is performed by a photosensitive drum according to operating conditions corresponding to an image forming mode selected out of a predetermined...
Image coding apparatus, image coding method, and recording medium, capable
of creating highly versatile data
An input image is subjected to image region determination in a unit of prescribed block. Based on a result of image region determination, two or more pieces of...
Packet scheduling with quality-aware frame dropping for video streaming
The embodiments of the invention relate to video streaming, particularly to quality-aware adaptive and selective transmissions. The embodiments of the present...
An inverter device, which has two operation modes including a grid-connected operation mode where the inverter device is interconnected with a commercial power...