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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...
Liquid crystal display device having electrode units each provided with a
solid part and an extending part and...
The invention relates to a liquid crystal display device used as a display part of an information equipment and a method of manufacturing the same, and has an...
Color filter substrate, method of making the color filter substrate and
display device including the color...
A color filter substrate includes: a base substrate; a light-shield layer and a color filter layer provided on the base substrate; a plurality of columnar...
Open aquos remote control unique buttons/features
The current invention describes novel remote control features operative with a television system, including hotkey buttons assignable to certain applications...
Thin film transistor substrate and liquid crystal display
A TFT substrate comprises a substrate, a gate electrode and a lower electrode of a capacitor formed thereon, a first insulating layer formed thereon, a channel...
Transistor and display device including the transistor
A transistor includes a first electrode, a second electrode, an organic layer provided between the first and second electrodes, and a third electrode for use to...
Ink composition, recording method and recording images using the same, as
well as ink set and ink head
An ink composition is prepared by incorporating water, a colorant and a polyester resin in which a polybasic carboxylic acid ingredient contains an aromatic...
Thin film transistor substrate and manufacturing method for the same
A thin film transistor substrate is provided whose structure allows for the formation of (i) a thick gate insulating film, (ii) a high pressure resistance TFT...
Highly efficient hydrogen production method using microorganism
It is intended to obtain anaerobic microbial cells in an amount sufficient for hydrogen generation reaction, impart a hydrogen generation function to an aerobic...
Crystal-structure-processed devices, methods and systems for making
Processing and systems to create, and resulting products related to, very small-dimension singular, or monolithically arrayed, mechanical devices. Processing is...
Sheet feeding device, image-forming device, image-forming system, method
of installing peripheral device, and...
The subject invention provides a sheet feeding device which can be easily attached to an image forming apparatus. The sheet feeding device includes an adapting...
Flexible substrate storage equipment and flexible substrate storing method
A flexible substrate storage equipment of the present invention includes at least a pair of opposed members that constitute an outer frame of a storage equipment...
Systems and methods for network coordination with limited explicit message
Embodiments of the present invention comprise methods and systems for coordination of interfering network devices.
Tuner circuit and digital broadcast receiver with the same
A tuner circuit according to the invention includes two AGC control units supplying AGC voltages V1 and V2 to an AGC amplifier, respectively. When the AGC...
Developing device with corrected toner density sensing, control method,
and computer-readable storage medium
The developing device according to the present invention includes a developing tank for containing two-component developer, a toner density sensor, and a toner...
System and method for removing ringing artifacts
Ringing artifacts are removed from a quantized image by an image de-ringing filter that includes a determination unit, an adaptive filter and a nonlinear...
Semiconductor laser device and method of producing the same
In an AlGaInP semiconductor laser device, at least a first conductivity type first cladding layer, an active layer and a second conductivity type second cladding...
Semiconductor storage device
A semiconductor storage device according to the present invention comprises one or more memory planes 8 comprising a plurality of memory blocks 9, and a block...
Static electricity protective circuit and high-frequency circuit apparatus
incorporating the same
A static electricity protective circuit for use in a high-frequency apparatus for protecting, against static electricity, an internal circuit connected to a...