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Display element and display device
A display element is configured as follows in order to prolong the display lifetime of an electro-optical element without inserting a resistance element or...
A switching amplifier of the present invention includes a delta-sigma modulation circuit for processing an input signal by delta-sigma modulation to output a...
High-reliable semiconductor device using hermetic sealing of electrodes
The present invention relates to a high-reliable semiconductor device in which electrodes formed on substrates are prevented from deteriorating by sealing the...
Semiconductor device having logic circuitry and memory circuitry on the
same substrate, and its use in portable...
A semiconductor switching element and a semiconductor storage element each have a gate electrode, a pair of source/drain regions and a channel forming region....
Semiconductor light emitting device and fabrication method thereof
A semiconductor light emitting device includes an LED element, a lead frame on which the LED is mounted, a lead frame electrically connected to the LED element...
Optical encoder photodetector array with multiple resolutions
A photodetector for an optical encoder has plural sets of segmented photodiodes, each set of which is made by two adjoining segmented photodiodes capable of...
Photoelectric encoder and electric device provided with the same
A photoelectric encoder of the invention is furnished with a light-emitting element and a light-receiving element for sending and receiving light that are...
Method and materials for treatment of Alzheimer's disease
The invention provides the combined use of an inhibitor of formation or release of .beta.-amyloid and a nitric oxide releaser for the treatment or prevention of...
Optical semiconductor device, optical connector and electronic equipment
An optical semiconductor device 1a includes a lead frame 4 having a through hole 7, a semiconductor optical element 3 which is placed on one surface of the lead...
Carrier detecting circuit and infrared communication device using same
A carrier detecting circuit which generates a carrier detection level by integral action based on a reception signal and detects using the carrier detection...
Heater, and image forming apparatus, heating method incorporating same
A fixer (heater) includes a heat roller and a pressure roller pressing each other. The fixer heats a heated material by passing the heated material through a...
External cover, and image forming device and control system including the
A connector cover of the present invention serves a function as a cover for a connector when a postprocessing device is not fitted to a main unit of an image...
Method and apparatus for storing MPEG-2 transport streams using a
conventional digital video recorder
A method and apparatus for storing an MPEG-2 transport data stream with a conventional digital video (DV) recorder is described. The packetized MPEG-2 transport...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and medium on which
image processing program is recorded
Featured are an image processing apparatus, method and a medium including an image processing program. The image processing apparatus includes an image inputting...
Robust MPEG-2 multiplexing system and method using an adjustable time
A system and method are provided for robust Motion Picture Experts Group (MPEG-2) multiplexing information using an adjustable time stamp. The method comprises:...
Optical pickup and optical disk reproducing device
An optical pickup in an optical disk reproducing device is operable to switch operations between a low-power operation mode and a high-power operation mode, and...
Magnetic recording medium and magnetic recording device using the same
A magnetic recording medium includes: an underlayer constituted of at least a substrate and a nonmagnetic metal element; and an amorphous magnetic layer, made of...
Printing apparatus, printing method, and printing system for printing
password-protected and normal print jobs
A printing apparatus is provided in which confidential prints are kept secret from each other even when congested by passwords for a plurality of confidential...
Liquid crystal display and manufacturing method thereof
A liquid crystal display has spacers for maintaining a liquid crystal layer and a cell gap between a substrate and an opposite substrate and also has regions...
Semi-transmissive homeotropic liquid crystal display device
A semitransmissive hometropic liquid crystal display device includes: an active matrix substrate; a counter substrate; a liquid crystal layer interposed between...
Sputter-deposited rare earth element-doped silicon oxide film with silicon
nanocrystals for electroluminescence...
A method is provided for forming a rare earth (RE) element-doped silicon (Si) oxide film with nanocrystalline (nc) Si particles. The method comprises: providing...
Conductive metal oxide gate ferroelectric memory transistor
The present invention discloses a ferroelectric transistor having a conductive oxide in the place of the gate dielectric. The conductive oxide gate ferroelectric...
Fabrication of vertical sidewalls on (110) silicon substrates for use in
A method of fabricating vertical sidewalls on silicon (110) substrates for use in Si/SiGe photodetectors includes preparing a silicon (110) layer wherein the...
Method of forming a microlens array having a high fill factor
A method of forming a microlens array includes preparing a substrate; fabricating a photosensitive array on the substrate; depositing a layer of lens material on...
Sheet feeder, image reading apparatus, and image forming apparatus
It is determined whether or not a jammed document is necessarily returned to a document tray when a jam of the document is caused within a carrier path and,...
A cooking device, wherein, when a roast chicken is selected from a menu displayed on an operating part (81), a centrifugal fan (51) is controlled so as to be...
Developer supply device and image forming apparatus including the same
A toner supply device controls at what position a joint receiving section stops, using a position detection sensor. By doing so, the rotation of a toner...
Recording and reproducing apparatus
In a recording and reproducing apparatus for recording and reproducing video data, includes: a shuffling memory (6); a writing means for writing video data into...
Light source device and optical communication module employing the device
A light source device for radiating a stimulated emission from a semiconductor laser to outside via a multiple scattering optical system, which system has a...
System and method for beacon timing control in a mixed IEEE 802.11 network
In a mixed IEEE 802.11 network, a system and method are provided for preventing beacon delays. The method comprises: establishing communications between an IEEE...
Beam shaping element, and light source unit and optical pickup using same
A beam shaping element includes a set of diffraction gratings on each surface thereof, in such a manner that intervals between the gratings farer from a vicinity...
Lens actuating device, camera module and portable electronic equipment
Power from a focusing motor (14) is transmitted via a gear (35a) to a focusing lead screw (15) so that a first lens holder (4) is moved in a direction of an...
Light beam scanner and image forming apparatus
A light beam scanner irradiates surfaces of respective of different image carriers with respective of plural light beams having been subjected to constant...
Image processing method and image processing apparatus, program and
recording medium, and image forming apparatus
A parameter representing whether an effective density pixel exists in an objective image is calculated. As to each interest pixel in the objective image having...
Liquid crystal display apparatus with spacer positioned over contact hole
A columnar spacer is interposed between a first substrate and a second substrate for holding a liquid crystal layer between them. The columnar spacer is formed...
Liquid crystal display device and multilayer phase plate
A twisted nematic liquid crystal display device conducts a display operation in Normally Black mode. The liquid crystal display device includes a liquid crystal...
Reflection-type liquid crystal display device and fabrication process
A reflection-type liquid crystal display device includes a first substrate, a second substrate facing the first substrate and carrying projections and...
Display device and liquid crystal display device having a back frame
configuration that increases torsional...
In a display device in which a display panel is supported from the back by a back frame, the back frame is composed of a pair of long side portions and a pair of...
Surround surveillance apparatus for mobile body
A surround surveillance system mounted on a mobile body for surveying surroundings around the mobile body includes an omniazimuth visual system, the omniazimuth...
Display apparatus and display method
A display apparatus of the present invention is provided with (i) a second memory for storing therein data of one frame for a whole display area of a display...
Antenna probe having antenna portion, low noise converter with antenna
probe and method of connecting antenna...
An antenna probe includes an antenna portion having at least a part arranged inside a waveguide, and a connecting portion for connection with a micro-strip line,...
Inductor, resonant circuit, semiconductor integrated circuit, oscillator,
and communication apparatus
An inductor of the present invention includes a plurality of insulating layers being stacked and coil patterns respectively provided on predetermined layers of...
Distortion and shock resistant optical device module for image capture
A screw portion is provided on an image sensing unit, a screw hole portion to be engaged with the screw portion is provided on an optical path delimiter, and the...
Metal containing waste water treatment method and metal containing waste
water treatment equipment
This metal containing waste water treatment method introduces a metal containing waste water from above into a submerged membrane separation tank 1 in which a...
Corner cube reflector, method of making the reflector and reflective
display device including the reflector
A corner cube reflector includes a two-dimensional arrangement of unit elements. The unit elements are arranged at a pitch of 200 .mu.m or less. As viewed in a...
Ink jet head
An ink jet head includes a base with front and rear ends having a plurality of channel grooves separated by channel walls each including a piezoelectric...
Methods and systems for complexity-based process blending
Embodiments of the present invention comprise methods and systems for image complexity estimation and selective complexity-based image processing.
Liquid crystal display device and driving method for the same
An alignment-divided vertical alignment liquid crystal display device permitting high-definition moving image display when OS driving is adopted. The device has...
Liquid crystal display with radially-inclined liquid crystal in unit solid
portions arranged in a single direction
A liquid crystal display device includes picture element regions defined each by a first electrode and a second electrode opposing the first electrode via the...
Display and device including same
A double-sided display which can suitable carry out black display both in a well-lighted place and a dark place is provided. The following members are disposed...