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US-7,450,867 Image forming apparatus, toner density control method, toner density control program and storage medium for...
An amount of toner consumption accompanying development of an image corresponding to the image data is calculated based on image data, and a corrected...
US-7,450,641 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-7,450,417 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
There is provided a nonvolatile semiconductor memory device capable of accelerating writing time and avoiding readout errors of information by eliminating...
US-7,450,207 Liquid crystal display device comprising a picture element region including different electric field strength...
A first electrode 14 provided in a liquid crystal display device of a vertical alignment mode includes, for each picture element region, a lower conductive layer...
US-7,450,206 Liquid crystal display device and method of fabricating the same
A liquid crystal display device including a pair of substrates with a liquid crystal layer sandwiched between the pair of substrates. The liquid crystal layer...
US-7,450,205 Liquid crystal display device with retardation plates
A liquid crystal display device includes a liquid crystal cell, polarizers, a first retardation plate arranged between the liquid crystal cell and the first...
US-7,450,201 Liquid crystal display device and method for fabrication thereof
A liquid crystal display device 1 has liquid crystal 6 sealed between a pixel substrate 4, having a pixel electrode 10 composed of a reflective electrode 42 that...
US-7,450,181 Bit-depth extension with models of equivalent input visual noise
A method for extending bit-depth of display systems. The method includes creating pseudo-random noise from human visual system noise. When applied to the image...
US-7,449,707 Optical coupling device and electronic apparatus using same that transmits a signal with two light emitting...
An input side is configured with a pulse generating circuit, a delay circuit, a driving circuit, and two light emitting elements connected to the driving...
US-7,449,585 Indazol-3-ones and analogues and derivatives thereof which modulate the function of the vanilloid-1 receptor (VR1)
Compounds of formula (I), which are useful as therapeutic compounds, particularly in the treatment of pain and other conditions ameliorated by the modulation of...
US-7,449,283 Producing method of electrostatic sucking type liquid jetting head, producing method of nozzle plate, driving...
First, through a coating step, a photolithography step and an etching step, a plurality of electrodes 142, 142, . . . are formed on a base plate 141. Next, a...
US-7,449,274 Toner for electrostatic image development and image forming method using the same
A toner for electrostatic image development, which contains toner particles in which not more than 13 percent by number of the toner particles have a particle...
US-7,449,269 Electrophotographic photoreceptor having defined mobility of electric charges in photosensitive layer and image...
The invention provides an electrophotographic photoreceptor capable of producing high quality images even when development is carried out under low electric...
US-7,448,785 Surface illuminator and liquid crystal display having the same
The invention relates to a surface illuminator and a liquid crystal display having the same and provides a surface illuminator capable of achieving high display...
US-7,448,618 Sheet transport apparatus, image reading apparatus including same, and image forming apparatus including same...
A sheet transport apparatus of the present invention is arranged so that a first eject tray is located at a position to which sheets are ejectable in such a...
US-7,448,580 Thin-type display device
A flat panel display apparatus is provided which is capable of conducting a transition of a display unit between the landscape and portrait orientation at one...
US-7,447,458 Operation panel and image forming apparatus
An operation panel includes a panel surface, a key mounting surface, and a key. The panel surface is exposed to outside of a main apparatus. The key mounting...
US-7,447,365 Systems and methods for mixed raster conversion in direct printing
A system for compressing image data being sent to an imaging device is disclosed. The system includes a computing device with executable instructions. The...
US-7,447,289 Signal timing adjustment device, signal timing adjustment system, signal timing adjustment amount setting...
Delay time between an input of data to a circuit block and an output of the data from the data block is measured in accordance with a timing at which the data...
US-7,447,169 Radio communication system
A TDMA radio communication system using a multiple subcarrier modulation method and comprising at least a first and a second radio station. The first radio...
US-7,446,895 Print content system and method for providing document control
A printer device control system and method are provided that is responsive to a document's print content. The method comprises: establishing a library of...
US-7,446,829 Backlight unit and liquid crystal display unit using backlight unit
To compensate for uneven brightness in the longitudinal direction of fluorescent lamps of a backlight unit and achieve a display screen with an even brightness,...
US-7,446,567 Signal transmission apparatus and interconnection structure
Apparatus for transmitting a digital signal within, for example, an integrated circuit includes a signal transmission line with a directional coupler at one or...
US-7,446,281 Heating device
A fusing device (23) has heat reflectors (238) and (239) positioned in consideration of the fact that convective heat loss from respective outer surfaces of the...
US-7,446,023 High-density plasma hydrogenation
A high-density plasma hydrogenation method is provided. Generally, the method comprises: forming a silicon (Si)/oxide stack layer; plasma oxidizing the Si/oxide...
US-7,446,014 Nanoelectrochemical cell
A method is provided for forming a NanoElectroChemical (NEC) cell. The method provides a bottom electrode with a top surface. Nanowire shells are formed. Each...
US-7,446,010 Metal/semiconductor/metal (MSM) back-to-back Schottky diode
A method is provided for forming a metal/semiconductor/metal (MSM) back-to-back Schottky diode from a silicon (Si) semiconductor. The method deposits a Si...
US-7,445,958 Semiconductor device having a leading wiring layer
A manufacturing method of a semiconductor device, comprising the steps of forming an insulation layer, which has an opening section in an area including an area...
US-7,445,135 Container and pusiier
A container, which houses a liquid such as a sealant in a flexible pouch 11 in a sealed state, is provided with a spout 2 that is constituted by an extrusion...
US-7,445,014 Dish washing and drying device
A dishwasher and dryer has a washing vessel (2) accommodating a basket carrying tableware, a water feed path feeding water or hot water for washing and rinsing...
US-7,444,176 Folding portable electronic equipment
A first box body is inserted between a first flat part and a first frame portion of a cover and is fastened to the cover by means of a first fastening member so...
US-7,444,115 Two-side image forming apparatus
A two-side image forming apparatus of the present invention is provided with a first sheet-transferring path, for use in one-side image formation, for...
US-7,444,052 Display device
A display device includes an illuminating device having an optical waveguide plate for introducing light thereinto, a drive assembly having a planar array of...
US-7,443,833 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...
US-7,443,658 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...
US-7,443,529 Volume of work estimating for combined processing and unprocessed imaging jobs
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...
US-7,443,475 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...
US-7,443,367 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,...
US-7,442,872 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...
US-7,442,701 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...
US-7,442,642 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...
US-7,442,599 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...
US-7,442,568 Method to fabricate combined UV light emitter and phosphor for white light generation
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...
US-7,442,566 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...
US-7,442,415 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...
US-7,441,276 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...
US-7,440,717 Developing apparatus and image forming apparatus with toner supply portion opening/closing mechanism
In the developing apparatus including a developing bath and a toner transport pipe for supplying toner to the developing bath, a toner supply portion...
US-7,440,635 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...
US-7,440,633 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-7,440,611 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...
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