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US-7,379,694 Belt transfer apparatus and image forming device
A combined resistance R1=Vt1/I1 (MO) of a transfer belt (61) and a recording sheet obtained when a transfer current I1 (.mu.A) passes through the transfer belt...
US-7,379,594 Methods and systems for automatic detection of continuous-tone regions in document images
Methods and systems for segmentation of digital mixed-content documents. Segmentation processes may include identification of text and background regions and...
US-7,379,320 Method for operating an MFIS ferroelectric memory array
An MFIS memory array having a plurality of MFIS memory transistors with a word line connecting a plurality of MFIS memory transistor gates, wherein all MFIS...
US-7,379,140 Liquid crystal display device operating in a vertically aligned mode comprising an optically biaxial...
A liquid crystal display device includes a first substrate and a second substrate sandwiching a liquid crystal layer therebetween, a first polarizer disposed...
US-7,379,137 Liquid crystal display device
The liquid crystal display device of the present invention includes picture element regions each include a transparent region for providing a transmission mode...
US-7,379,040 Display device and method for testing the same
A display device includes: a plurality of pixel electrodes; a counter electrode provided so as to oppose the plurality of pixel electrodes to form a display...
US-7,378,687 Photothyristor device, bidirectional photothyristor device and electronic apparatus
In order to provide a photothyristor having high breakdown voltage and less-varying light sensitivity by improving the sensitivity and the breakdown voltage of...
US-7,378,599 Printed circuit board, radio wave receiving converter, and antenna device
A printed circuit board has a substrate formed of an insulator, a strip line provided on a front surface of the substrate, and a ground metal layer provided on a...
US-7,378,309 Method of fabricating local interconnects on a silicon-germanium 3D CMOS
A method of fabricating local interconnect on a silicon-germanium 3D CMOS includes fabricating an active silicon CMOS device on a silicon substrate. An insulator...
US-7,378,286 Semiconductive metal oxide thin film ferroelectric memory transistor
The present invention discloses a novel transistor structure employing semiconductive metal oxide as the transistor conductive channel. By replacing the silicon...
US-7,378,137 Display device
The display device of the invention includes: a first plastic substrate including a composite layer having a resin-impregnated fiber fabric, an inorganic barrier...
US-7,377,660 Photographing assisting apparatus, photographing method, and photographing system
A photographing assisting apparatus is used when a subject is photographed using a photographing apparatus. The photographing assisting apparatus has a planar...
US-7,376,966 Unauthorized usage monitoring system for image processing devices and method for controlling unauthorized usage...
An unauthorized usage monitoring system for image processing devices of the present invention sets a higher information storage ratio for a smaller number of...
US-7,376,666 Driver database auto-configuration methods and means
A method and system of administering an MFP connected to a network comprising discovering an MFP; building an MFP database comprising data regarding the MFP...
US-7,376,374 Development apparatus and image forming apparatus comprising the same
A development apparatus according to an embodiment includes a development tank which accommodates developer containing toner and carrier, an agitating screw...
US-7,376,364 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a sheet feeding cassette, transport rollers, a pick-up roller, a sheet detector, and a control section. The sheet feeding...
US-7,376,189 Remote control signal reception circuit, remote control signal reception method, remote control signal...
The subject invention provides a remote control signal reception circuit that carries out quantization of an input data signal 101 by sampling the signal with a...
US-7,375,861 Method and apparatus for preventing persons from leaving original documents in a document copier
A method and apparatus for preventing persons from leaving original documents in a document copier. A document is scanned by a document copier to produce a...
US-7,375,837 User-definable print-option conversion for heterogeneous cluster printing
A method and system for handling an imaging job in a heterogeneous imaging environment, and in particular for enabling and implementing dynamic conversion and/or...
US-7,375,784 Control of liquid crystal alignment in an optical device
A method is provided that allows simultaneous control of macroscopic azimuthal and zenithal liquid crystal alignment (.phi., .theta.) across a liquid crystal...
US-7,375,781 Liquid crystal display device
In each picture element region, a first electrode provided on one side of the first substrate that is closer to the liquid crystal layer includes a plurality of...
US-7,375,773 Active matrix substrate and display device
The active matrix substrate of the present invention is an active matrix substrate in which a drain extraction line can be prevented from breaking without a...
US-7,375,712 Liquid crystal display with separate positive and negative driving circuits
The invention provides an active matrix type TFT LCD in which a driving voltage of pixel TFTs is reduced. A pixel is formed with two thin film transistors, i.e.,...
US-7,375,708 Image display panel, image display apparatus and image display method
A data signal line drive circuit supplying a video signal to a pixel array performs pseudo tone gradation processing with respect to the video signal that is...
US-7,375,367 Semiconductor light-emitting device having an active region with aluminum-containing layers forming the...
A semiconductor light-emitting device fabricated in a nitride material system has an active region disposed over a substrate. The active region comprises a first...
US-7,375,366 Carbon nanotube and method for producing the same, electron source and method for producing the same, and display
A carbon nanotube has a carbon network film of polycrystalline structure divided into crystal regions along the axis of the tube, and the length along the tube...
US-7,374,264 Patterned substrate, and method and apparatus for manufacturing the same
A method for manufacturing a patterned substrate includes the steps of: ejecting ink to a plurality of ink ejection portions arranged in a row by using a head...
US-7,373,382 Electronic apparatus, information communications apparatus, management system for same electronic apparatus,...
A management system of the present invention is provided with an electronic apparatus having a specific function, such as a digital composite machine, an...
US-7,373,158 Transmission of short message with a master unit
An SMS related table memory portion of a memory device has a storing region for each SMSC apparatus, and the telephone number of the SMSC apparatus, the program...
US-7,373,015 Image processing device and method
In an image processing method for reducing an input image while preventing moire without deterioration of image quality, presence/absence of periodicity is...
US-7,372,885 Semiconductor laser device and optical information recording apparatus provided therewith
A semiconductor laser device that offers higher coupling efficiency to a pickup optical system by dramatically reducing the amount of difference between the...
US-7,372,855 System and method for synchronizing an IEEE 802.11 power-save interval
A system and method are provided for coordinating a power-save interval in an IEEE 802.11 wireless network. The method transmits a first frame from an access...
US-7,372,758 Semiconductor memory device, method for controlling the same, and mobile electronic device
A memory cell array employs a memory element as a memory cell. The memory element is constructed of a gate electrode formed via a gate insulation film on a...
US-7,372,535 Liquid crystal display and method of fabricating the same
An object of the present invention is to provide a liquid crystal display, which can surely perform an instillation process used when liquid crystal is sealed...
US-7,372,533 Substrate for liquid crystal display and liquid crystal display utilizing the same
It is an object of the invention to provide a substrate for a liquid crystal display having optical transmittance improved without reducing the speed of a...
US-7,372,529 Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device has been disclosed. The liquid crystal display device provides a display with a high reflectance (high transmittance) and a high...
US-7,372,445 Driving device of display device, display device, and driving method of display device
A driving device of a display device includes: a data signal line driving circuit, provided with a shift register having a level shifter for boosting a source...
US-7,372,149 High frequency semiconductor apparatus, transmitting apparatus and receiving apparatus
A high frequency semiconductor apparatus is provided which prevents characteristics of a high frequency semiconductor element from being deteriorated so that the...
US-7,371,771 Alkenyl-substituted spirocyclic sulfamides as inhibitors of gamma-secretase
Compounds of formula (I) are disclosed: wherein R.sup.4 is an alkenyl group of defined structure. The compounds inhibit gamma-secretase, and hence are useful for...
US-7,371,595 Method for manufacturing semiconductor laser device
A method for manufacturing a semiconductor laser device is provided in which deformation of a cap layer and a third cladding layer is inhibited and a protruding...
US-7,371,468 Organic EL light emitting device and liquid crystal display using the same
The organic EL light emitting device of the invention has an organic EL light emitting layer (3a, 3b, 3c) and an electrode (1, 4) for applying a voltage to the...
US-D568,844 Television set
US-D568,675 Oven
US-7,370,041 Information processing method, information processing system, information registration apparatus, information...
An information acquisition apparatus receives summary information and displays the outline information included in the summary information. When a document...
US-7,369,823 Reception apparatus
A comparison circuit 13x compares signals from demodulator circuits 11a and 11b and thereby compares the reception condition of the antennas 1a and 1b. The tuner...
US-7,369,800 Device for preventing contact between transfer body and transfer medium tail edge portion in image forming...
An image forming apparatus is constituted so as to be equipped with transfer apparatus(es) having transfer roller(s) electrostatically transferring development...
US-7,369,785 Image forming apparatus capable of forming at least one input image on at least one sheet surface and also of...
At forming an image only on one side of a sheet, an image forming unit is controlled by a control unit to form a back-side pattern image on the back side of the...
US-7,369,756 Method for decoding non-DV data stored in a DV format
A method for extracting and decoding data stored in a DV format having sequential DIF blocks that include a header and a payload portion, where the stored data...
US-7,369,704 Image processing apparatus, image processing system, and image processing method
In a circumstance where an image processing apparatus is connected to and capable of communicating with a plurality of processing servers each performing a...
US-7,369,479 Optical miniaturized module, optical pickup device, and optical disk device provided with light source and...
The optical miniaturized module includes a semiconductor laser for irradiating an optical disk with laser light, a diffraction grating for forming a main beam...
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