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US-7,821,657 Continuous raster image processing control across print jobs
A job joining capability is used in a Multifunction Peripheral Device (MFP) to conduct continuous Raster Image Processing (RIP) across multiple job boundaries....
US-7,821,603 Vertically-alligned (VA) liquid crystal display device
A vertical alignment type liquid crystal display device including a plurality of pixels, which further includes a first substrate and a second substrate and a...
US-7,821,522 Image processing apparatus and image display apparatus using same
An image processing apparatus of the present invention comprising (a) a first signal processing circuit for applying gamma correction to an n-bit (n: a natural...
US-7,821,209 Light source unit, illumination apparatus for display apparatus, and display apparatus
A light source unit for use in, for example, a backlight for illuminating a display panel of a liquid crystal display apparatus, includes a cold-cathode tube...
US-7,821,090 Solid-state image capturing apparatus, method for manufacturing the same, and electronic information device
An image capturing apparatus has a plurality of solid-state image capturing devices each having light receiving sections laminated in a depth direction of a...
US-7,821,008 Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
A catalytic element is added to an amorphous semiconductor film and heat treatment is conducted therefor to produce a crystalline semiconductor film with good...
US-7,820,957 Optical encoder for detecting movement of a moving object and electronic equipment including the optical encoder
This optical encoder includes a light emitting section and a plurality of light receiving elements placed so as to be aligned in one direction in an area where a...
US-7,820,674 Aminomethyl beta-secretase inhibitors for the treatment of alzheimer's disease
The present invention is directed to aminomethyl compounds which are inhibitors of the beta-secretase enzyme and that are useful in the treatment of diseases in...
US-7,820,542 Nitride semiconductor light-emitting device and method for fabrication thereof
An adhesion layer of a hexagonal crystal is laid on a facet an optical resonator of a nitride semiconductor laser bar having a nitride-based III-V group compound...
US-7,820,351 Non-magnetic toner, two-component developer, and image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus for forming images with a toner and includes an image forming section, a paper feeding section and an image reading section, in which...
US-7,819,559 Light-source cover and portable device therewith
A light-source cover for controlling transmission of light from a light source mounted in a portable device is made of an optical material. The front surface of...
US-7,819,504 Inkjet head and method for manufacturing the same
An inkjet head (1) has a liquid flow path section (3) for receiving liquid and, in response to application of a voltage, ejecting the liquid to an object on...
US-7,819,400 Sheet feeding apparatus, and document feeding apparatus and image processing apparatus including the same
The present invention provides a sheet feeding apparatus including an overlapped feeding detection apparatus which can securely detect overlapped feeding as to a...
US-7,817,951 Cleaning member and image forming apparatus using the same
A cleaning member for cleaning the toner remaining on the outer peripheral surface of a heat roller that fixes an unfixed developer image formed on a sheet of...
US-7,817,942 Image forming apparatus and image forming method which utilize a wet developer solution
An image forming apparatus includes an ink image forming section, an irradiation section, an intermediate transfer section, a transfer section, a recoding medium...
US-7,817,934 Image forming apparatus with power saving sleep mode
An image forming apparatus that includes: an image forming portion for forming an image in accordance with image data contained in an input command; and a...
US-7,817,909 Optical device and light source
An optical device directs light from a light source to a region of space, such as the field of view of a camera when the optical device is used as a camera flash...
US-7,817,897 Method for recording AV data, AV data recording apparatus, data recording medium, program and program recording...
An original stream file and an after-recording data file are managed as different files. In the original stream file, data is made up of sets of partial data...
US-7,817,658 Systems and methods for preparing a usage report with counter information
A method for preparing a usage report with counter information relating to a device is described. A counter request is sent to a device. A determination is made...
US-7,817,509 Optical pickup apparatus and beam splitter
There is provided an optical pickup apparatus and a beam splitter which are capable of suppressing an adverse effect resulting from light reflected by a...
US-7,817,171 Display apparatus driving method, display apparatus driving device, program therefor, recording medium storing...
A control section is disclosed which divides a display screen into small regions, evaluates the relative brightness of each of the small regions in accordance...
US-7,817,106 Display device, viewing angle control device, and electronic apparatus
A portable phone has a main LCD and a SW-LCD, provided on a path of light to be transmitted by the main LCD, which electrically switches between (i) an image to...
US-7,816,753 IrOx nanostructure electrode neural interface optical device
An optical device with an iridium oxide (IrOx) electrode neural interface, and a corresponding fabrication method are provided. The method provides a substrate...
US-7,816,534 Substituted amides
Novel compounds of the structural formula (I) are antagonists and/or inverse agonists of the Cannabinoid-1 (CB1) receptor and are useful in the treatment,...
US-7,816,380 1-hydroxycycloalkanecarboxamide derivatives
.alpha.-Hydroxycycloalkanecarboxamide derivatives of formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein formula (a) is a single or double bond;...
US-7,816,378 Cyclic ketal beta-secretase inhibitors for the treatment of alzheimer's disease
The present invention is directed to cyclic ketal compounds of formula (I) ##STR00001## which are inhibitors of the beta-secretase enzyme and that are useful in...
US-7,816,170 Dual-pixel full color CMOS imager with large capacity well
A dual-pixel full color CMOS imager comprises a two-photodiode stack including an n doped substrate, a bottom photodiode, and a top photodiode. The bottom...
US-7,816,162 Semiconductor device manufacturing method
After a p-type cladding layer, an etching rate reducing layer and a p-type contact layer are formed in order on an n-type substrate, an etching mask is formed....
US-7,816,109 Microorganism having the improved gene for hydrogen-generating capability, and process for producing hydrogen...
A hydrogen producing method by culturing a microorganism having a hydrogenase gene, in which a lactic acid biogenetic path and a succinic acid biogenetic path in...
US-7,815,052 Paper clip removing device and document reading apparatus
A paper clip removing device capable of removing a paper clip made of a shape memory alloy, that has such a shape that a plurality of documents are bound at a...
US-7,814,761 Air conditioner
An air conditioner according to the present invention prevents freezing of an outdoor heat exchanger in heating operation. A refrigeration cycle is formed by...
US-RE41,826 Semiconductor device
In a semiconductor device in which a semiconductor chip is stacked on a substrate, an interposer chip having wirings is provided under the semiconductor chip. A...
US-7,814,236 Multifunction device, control device, multifunction device control system, method of controlling multifunction...
A multifunction device achieves a device function by appropriately combining plural elemental functions including a scanning function, a printing function, and a...
US-7,813,684 Transferring and fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same
A transferring and fixing apparatus includes a transferring and fixing member and a pressure member in close and pressing contact with each other, forming a...
US-7,813,565 Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image processing method
A storage area where compressed data is stored is divided into a plurality of divided areas having a data length of Ls. Each divided area is divided into two...
US-7,813,063 Driving unit and optical pick-up device including the same
The present invention relates to a driving unit capable of implementing a long stroke drive while achieving height reduction of the driving unit. The driving...
US-7,813,042 Multiple-view directional display
A parallax optic comprises plural, spaced apart lenses which are separated by regions which are non-transmissive of/to visible light. In some embodiments, the...
US-7,812,914 Display device
The present invention realizes a display device with dummy pixel portions and a frame region required for the dummy pixel portions and code notation, in which...
US-7,812,893 Active matrix substrate where a portion of the storage capacitor wiring or the scanning signal line overlaps...
An active matrix substrate suppresses reduction in production yield and increase in production steps and simultaneously permits both sufficient securing of a...
US-7,812,807 Display device and driving device
A driving device includes (i) a switching circuit, which carries out precharging by (a) separating an outputting circuit from source signal lines, and (b)...
US-7,812,706 Tag, and method and system using the same
A tag (1) can be split into a tag (A(1-a)), a tag (B(1-b)), and a tag (C(1-c)). In the tag (A), a memory portion (A31) is included. In the tag (B), a memory...
US-7,812,364 Semiconductor light emitting device
A semiconductor light emitting device has an outer lead disposed along an outer wall of a mold resin portion perpendicular to a light-emitting plane of a light...
US-7,812,251 Photosensitizing transition metal complex and its use for photovoltaic cell
A photosensitizing transition metal complex of the formula (Ia) MLY.sup.1, (Ib) MLX.sub.3 (Ic) MLY.sup.2X, (Id) MLY.sup.3X or (Ie) MLY.sup.4X in which M is a...
US-7,812,027 Substitued [1,2,4]triazolo[1,5-a]pyrazines as dipeptidyl peptidase-IV inhibitors for the treatment or...
The present invention is directed to novel substituted aminotetrahydropyrans of structural formula I which are inhibitors of the dipeptidyl peptidase-IV enzyme...
US-7,811,913 Method of fabricating a low, dark-current germanium-on-silicon pin photo detector
A method of fabricating a low, dark-current germanium-on-silicon PIN photo detector includes preparing a P-type silicon wafer; implanting the P-type silicon...
US-7,811,837 Terbium-doped, silicon-rich oxide electroluminescent devices and method of making the same
A method of fabricating an electroluminescent device includes, on a prepared substrate, depositing a rare earth-doped silicon-rich layer on gate oxide layer as a...
US-7,811,577 Covalently stabilized chimeric coiled-coil HIV gp41 N-peptides with improved antiviral activity
Methods of covalently-stabilizing alpha-helical, chimeric peptides constrained within a homotrimeric or heterotrimeric coiled-coil structure are disclosed. The...
US-7,811,356 Method of purifying metal
The disclosure is directed to a method for purifying metals, which can very efficiently and inexpensively eliminate impurity elements included in various...
US-7,810,977 Backlight device and display device using the same
A backlight device includes a main light guide plate, auxiliary light guide portions provided on the side of an opposed surface of the main light guide plate,...
US-7,810,007 Data packet transmission
Using the attribute "priority" to achieve a stronger Forward Error Correction (FEC) for Radio Link Control (RLC) Control Protocol Data Units (PDUs) transmitted...
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