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A display device includes an illuminating device having an optical waveguide plate for introducing light thereinto, a drive assembly having a planar array of...
Ad hoc network topology discovery
Disclosed herein is a method for performing ongoing ad hoc network topology discovery with regard to a collection of plural participating nodes. The method...
Inspection apparatus for inspecting a display module
For inspecting a display module an inspection device is provided. There is a first connection having inputs for providing electric power and various signals...
Volume of work estimating for combined processing and unprocessed imaging
A method generally for output handling a new imaging job, and specifically for handling such a job by delivering it to one of several currently job-engaged...
Liquid crystal display apparatus
A liquid crystal display apparatus includes a first substrate; a second substrate provided so as to face the first substrate; a vertical alignment type liquid...
Display device and method for driving the same
A display device which makes it possible to shorten a selection period per pixel while compensating variations in a threshold voltage of the driving transistor,...
Method for regenerating photovoltaic module and photovoltaic module
The present invention allows a crystalline photovoltaic module having a super straight type structure in which a light-receiving surface side-sealing EVA layer...
Amino-heterocycles as VR-1 antagonists for treating pain
The present invention provides a compound of formula (I): wherein V represents NR.sup.5, O, S, SO or S(O).sub.2; W and X each independently represent CH or N; Y...
Method of forming electrode for semiconductor device
The semiconductor device of the present invention and the method of the present invention, for forming the semiconductor device, form: a penetrating hole in a...
Silicon/germanium superlattice thermal sensor
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...
Method to fabricate combined UV light emitter and phosphor for white light
A method of forming carbon nanotubes includes incorporating phosphors in the form of quantum dots, along with the beads of ZnO on carbon nanotubes (CNTs) to...
Liquid crystal display device and manufacturing method for the same
On a glass substrate, gate bus lines, data bus lines, and TFTs are formed. Then, on the substrate, an insulating film, covering the gate bus lines, data bus...
Modulated temperature method of atomic layer deposition (ALD) of high
dielectric constant films
A method of forming a layer of high-k dielectric material in an integrated circuit includes preparing a silicon substrate; forming a high-k dielectric layer by a...
Content processing limit method, content processing limit program, and
content edition device
In an insertion operation for combined use of contents in a content editing device such as a portable phone, if content without being combined is authorized...
Developing apparatus and image forming apparatus with toner supply portion
In the developing apparatus including a developing bath and a toner transport pipe for supplying toner to the developing bath, a toner supply portion...
Method for removing ringing artifacts from locations near dominant edges
of an image reconstructed after...
A method to remove ringing artifacts from locations near dominant edges of an image reconstructed after compression. The image is decomposed into blocks small...
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.
Method for image characterization using color and texture statistics with
embedded spatial information
A method for characterizing an image where a number of test areas of predefined shape and size are located on the image. The color or the texture of the image...
Method and apparatus for controlling loop filtering or post filtering in
block based motion compensationed...
Adjacent blocks are identified in an image. Coding parameters for the adjacent blocks are identified. Deblock filtering between the identified adjacent blocks is...
Ink-jet printer purging device shared by multiple host machines
An ink-jet printer system includes an ink-jet printer and a multiple number of host machines. The ink-jet printer has a storage portion for holding the...
A display device includes: a display medium layer; and a first electrode and a second electrode, which face each other with the display medium layer interposed...
Active element substrate with simplified signal line arrangement having
active elements and pixel electrodes...
An active element substrate and an opposed substrate sandwich a liquid crystal layer to constitute a liquid crystal display device. On the active element...
The .DELTA..SIGMA. AD converter includes: a sampling section for sampling an input signal at each cycle Ts; an AD conversion section for performing AD conversion...
Output suppressing method of a plurality of dispersed power sources and
dispersed power source managing system
Regarding output suppression control of a plurality of dispersed power sources linked to a high-voltage-to-low-voltage transformer of a commercial power system,...
Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
A semiconductor device comprises a photoelectric conversion portion formed on a semiconductor substrate, a first transparent film provided on the photoelectric...
Nitride-based compound semiconductor light emitting device
The nitride-based compound semiconductor light emitting device includes a first ohmic electrode, a bonding metal layer, a second ohmic electrode, a nitride-based...
Solid state relay, electronic device, and method for manufacturing solid
state relays having a first control...
A light-receiving element for receiving a signal light from a light-emitting element and a load-controlling power element are mounted on an output-side lead...
Photoelectric encoder and electronic equipment using the same
In the photoelectric encoder of the invention, as a light passing zone PZ of a movable object 21 travels by one pitch P, an output signal OUT2 of a second...
Grayscale reticle for precise control of photoresist exposure
A method of fabricating a grayscale reticule includes preparing a quartz substrate; depositing a layer of silicon-rich oxide on the quartz substrate; depositing...
Manufacturing method for base piece made to adhere to adhesive sheet,
manufacturing method for semiconductor...
A first adhesive sheet is made to adhere to glass in plate form, and after that, the glass is cut with a blade so as to be separated into a number of glass...
Ambient environment nanowire sensor
An ambient environment nanowire sensor and corresponding fabrication method have been provided. The method includes: forming a substrate such as Silicon (Si) or...
Scheduling system for peripheral readiness protocol
A scheduling system for an MFP to provided scheduled readiness of the MFP includes an MFP having an EMail address associated therewith; an EMail system for...
Fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus
By controlling the temperature of a heating roller with high precision when in standby, good first-copy-out performance is obtained. In a fixing apparatus...
Infrared radiation receiving circuit, electronic device, and infrared
radiation receiving method
A receiving circuit stops a one shot timer from generating an output signal immediately after the output signal is outputted to an external entity until a...
Optical communication link
An optical communication link has a plurality of light emitting elements and a plurality of light receiving elements associated with the respective light...
Receiver device, communications device, wireless LAN device, power control
method for a receiver device, power...
A receiver device in accordance with the present invention (for example, wireless LAN device) includes: a radio frequency signal processor section converting an...
Optical information recording medium, recording and reproduction methods
using the same, optical information...
An optical information recording medium includes a substrate formed in a concave-convex state by providing pits or grooves corresponding to recorded information,...
Optical component module and camera module
There are provided an optical component module and a camera module capable of preventing damage to the camera module, particularly the optical component module...
Hologram laser unit and optical pickup apparatus
A laser light beam of a first wavelength which is polarized in a first polarizing direction, emitted from first and second semiconductor laser elements and...
Active substrate, display apparatus and method for producing display
An active substrate is provided, which comprises a switching element comprising a first drive region and a second drive region, a signal line being connected to...
Active-matrix substrate and display device including the substrate wherein
a bottom-gate TFT has data lines...
An active-matrix substrate includes: a base substrate; source lines; gate lines; thin-film transistors; and pixel electrodes. Each transistor is a bottom-gate...
LED-switching controller and LED-switching control method
An LED terminal monitoring circuit detects an LED at the lowest potential among a plurality of parallel-connected LEDs. An analog signal selecting circuit gives...
Semiconductor device and fabrication method for the same
In a semiconductor device including a monocrystalline thin film transistor 16a that has been formed on a monocrystalline Si wafer 100 and then is transferred to...
Compounds of formula I: ##STR00001## inhibit gamma-secretase and hence find use in treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
A portable phone 1 includes a first housing 2, a second housing 4 having a display section 14, and a hinge section 3 that connects the first housing 2 and the...
Methods and apparatus for acquiring service from a more desirable
A method for acquiring service from a more desirable wireless communication system while receiving service from a less desirable communication system is...
Fixing device for fusing and fixing an unfixed developer onto a recording
medium, and image forming device...
A fixing device includes a feeding roller for feeding a belt-shaped cleaning member which has been rolled up, and a winding roller for taking up the cleaning...
Information recording device, information reproduction device, information
recording method, information...
An information recording apparatus is provided which can record broadcasting information so as to accurately identify and reproduce broadcasting information to...
Method for displaying calling party information in network telephone
system, and network telephone system,...
An object of the invention is to enable the user, in the case of a wired telephone, to check an incoming call even when the user is not present near the...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
A nonvolatile semiconductor device is configured so that a load circuit applying voltage to a variable resistive element is provided electrically connecting in...