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3D video coding using sub-sequences
A stereo-view image sequence is coded in an H.264-based sub-sequence coding by coding a first view of the stereo-view image sequence into a base layer of a...
Semiconductor laser, semiconductor laser driver and method of driving
semiconductor laser reducing...
A semiconductor laser device has an active layer which is divided into two regions in the direction of a resonator, i.e., a light-amplifying region and a...
Nitride semiconductor laser element
A nitride semiconductor laser element includes a lower clad layer, a lower adjacent layer, a quantum well active layer, an upper adjacent layer and an upper clad...
Data transmission apparatus and data transmission method
An input signal INDATA inputted to a sender-side interface portion is encoded by an encoder, and a transmission signal generated by the encoding is transmitted...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and its writing method
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and its writing method for reducing a writing rate variation without changing a voltage condition applied for each...
Scan description language
A scan description language (SDL) system and method are provided for managing a scan job. The method comprises: scanning a document at a scanning device;...
Image processing apparatus
A digital copying machine as an example of the image processing apparatus is provided with a scanner unit and a printer unit is arranged such that a display...
Semiconductor device, and method and apparatus for inspecting appearance
A semiconductor device includes a first wiring layer having a first wiring, a second wiring layer having a second wiring formed over the first wiring layer, and...
Liquid crystal display comprising a pixel region including areas with
different effective voltages
The invention relates to a liquid crystal display used as a display section of an electronic apparatus and provides a liquid crystal display having high...
Portable communication terminal switchably displaying pictures based on a
plurality of video signal sources
A cellular phone having a plurality of cameras and being able to switch display of a picture without interrupting display for the camera is provided. Processes...
Systems and methods for color preservation with image tone scale
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems and methods for generating and applying image tone scale corrections with improved color fidelity.
Driving circuit for display device, and display device
A driving circuit of display device includes digital/current converting (DCC) circuits one for each data line. The DCC circuit operates to charge a capacitor...
Compounds of formula I: ##STR00001## are potent inhibitors of gamma-secretase and hence find use in treatment or prevention of diseases associated with...
Patterned silicon submicron tubes
An array of submicron silicon (Si) tubes is provided with a method for patterning submicron Si tubes. The method provides a Si substrate, and forms a silicon...
Developing toner for electrostatic latent images, imaging forming method
and image forming apparatus
Provided is a developing toner for electrostatic latent images capable of coping with the size reduction of an image forming apparatus and decrease of the...
LED lighting apparatus
An LED lighting apparatus includes an LED provided on a base, a rod-like light-guiding body having translucency that protrudes from the base, and a light...
Backlight unit and liquid crystal display device having the same
A backlight unit has a light source, a reflection sheet, a light guide plate, an air space, and a diffuser, wherein the reflection sheet, the light guide plate,...
Method and system for accessing and implementing declarative applications
used within digital multi-media broadcast
A method and system are described that enable the construction of declarative applications, such as XDML, that can access DASE System services. DASE System...
A control system includes a first network including a controller 1, a second network including one or more controlled devices 3 to 6, and a translator 2...
Data processing system, storage device and computer program
A data processing device, such as a facsimile machine or a printer, sends setting information necessary for processing data to a storage device for a back-up...
Document carrying device, document reading device, and image forming
A document transporting device (30) serves as a platen cover to expose and cover platens (21A,21B). A document holder (5) is mounted on a predetermined mounting...
Toner supply device providing toner agitation and developing unit using
A toner supply device for supplying toner to a developing unit includes: a toner cartridge; and a toner feed device having a casing for reserving toner and a...
Ozone exhaust system for image forming apparatus
An ozone exhaust system in an image forming apparatus having a multiple number of process printing units, includes: exhaust ducts for exhausting ozone arising in...
Image collating apparatus, image collating method, image collating program
and computer readable recording...
When first and second images are input, a partial image feature calculating unit calculates feature values of partial images of the two images. A maximum...
Nitride semiconductor laser device and manufacturing method thereof
A nitride semiconductor laser device of the present invention has an electrical connection point which is provided outside of a pair of trenches in the surface...
Semiconductor memory device
The possibility of the loss of information stored in a memory cell which is caused by repeating the reading action on the same memory cell comprising a variable...
Semiconductor memory device
A semiconductor memory device comprises a array of memory cells arranged in a matrix, each memory cell connected to one end of a variable resistor element where...
Liquid crystal display
The present invention relates to a liquid crystal display, which is used for a display section of an electronic apparatus, and it is an object thereof is to...
Substrate for reflective liquid crystal display device and reflective
liquid crystal display device using the same
The invention provides a reflective liquid crystal display device being low cost, high reflectance, and high contrast in the reflective liquid crystal display...
Liquid crystal television receiver for correcting optical response
characteristics, LCD control method, and...
When a video signal type detecting section detects a video signal of PAL/SECAM (50 Hz) video signal, the input image data is subjected to enhancing conversion...
Display device and driving method thereof
A display device in accordance with the present invention changes to Vc the voltage of a terminal of a capacitor C2 the other terminal of which is connected to...
Substrate for display device having a protective layer provided between
the pixel electrodes and wirings of the...
A substrate for a display device includes a scan line, a signal line, a switching element provided on an insulating substrate, an interlayer insulation film, and...
Illuminating device for display device
An illuminating device for a display device includes a light source lamp and a lamp supporting member and has (1) a configuration in which the lamp supporting...
Light emitting device and display apparatus and read apparatus using the
light emitting device
A light emitting device provided with a plurality of types of light sources having different light emitting colors and with a light emission control means for...
Sheet post-processing apparatus and image formation apparatus
In one embodiment of the present invention, a sheet post-processing apparatus includes an ejection path that successively feed sheets each with an image found...
Audiovisual information management system with preferences descriptions
A method of using a system with at least one of audio, image, and a video comprises a plurality of frames comprising the steps of providing a usage preferences...
Stateless-object software environment
A stateless-object method is provided for executing instructions. The method: establishes a central repository of states, cross-referencing state locations in...
Radio video transmission system and method
The present invention provides a system and method for radio video transmission which switches a radio frequency band or a compression rate for video data to...
Image forming apparatus
The present invention provides the image forming apparatus for successively performing information communication between an attaching part and the main body of...
Image forming apparatus
A sheet P on which an image of a developer is unfixed is recovered from a transfer unit 6 to a sheet recovery portion 64, the sheet P is bent with the surface of...
Vapor production device and cooker with the same
A steam generating apparatus 20 including: a vaporizing container 1; a heater 2 for heating the vaporizing container 1; a feed pump 5 for feeding water from a...
PLL circuit and high-frequency receiving device
A PLL circuit has (i) a counter which divides a frequency of a VCO output whose frequency has been divided by a frequency divider and (ii) a memory which stores...
Network communication management method and system
A central control station carries out allocations of transmission rights according to a rule that a value obtained by subtracting (i) a value of a broken line...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and data writing method
A data writing method for writing data sequentially in a cross-point memory cell array having a variable resistive element whose electric resistance is changed...
Zoom lens unit and image pickup device
There is provided a zoom lens unit excellent in shock resistance and space-saving. Second, third lens holders 29, 30 have shaft holes, into which shafts 27, 28...
Method of manufacturing liquid crystal display device and the liquid
crystal display device
A light blocking mask covering half of a picture element is formed on a first substrate. Thereafter, the first substrate and a second substrate are placed to...
Liquid crystal display device and driving method of the same
The invention relates to a liquid crystal display device used for a display part of an information equipment and a driving method thereof, and has an object to...
Method of driving a display, display, and computer program for the same
A display has a circuit for comparing video data for a first or current frame with video data for a second or desired frame. A processing section makes an...
Single-crystal silicon substrate, SOI substrate, semiconductor device,
display device, and manufacturing method...
A semiconductor device of the present invention is arranged in such a manner that a MOS non-single-crystal silicon thin-film transistor including a...
CAM mechanism for shifting a rotary member supported on a base member when
the rotary member is opened and closed
A cam mechanism has different portions thereof arranged on a main unit, which may be a refrigerator, and on a door. When the door is closed, a hinge pin is...