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Decoding method and recording-medium reproducing apparatus
At the preceding stage of a first one of two APP decoders that constitute a turbo decoder, there is provided a logarithmic-likelihood computing circuit that...
Data communication device and method of processing transmitted data
A data communication device for data communication through radio among a plurality of devices includes a reception circuit receiving data, a storage circuit...
Screw conveyor and developer conveying mechanism
An embodiment of a screw conveyor includes a rotating shaft and a conveying blade helically formed around and loosely coupled with the rotating shaft. One or...
Image forming system and image forming apparatus being configured for easy
removal of jammed recording material...
An image forming apparatus includes an image recording device and a recording material supply device, and an external recording material supply device is...
Computation-reduced IDCT method for video coding
Reduced complexity inverse discrete cosine transform (IDCT) masks and a method for reducing the number of IDCT calculations in video decoding are provided. The...
Polarizing optical element and display device including the same
A polarizing optical element changes its optical reflectance and/or transmittance according to a polarization state of incoming light. The optical element...
LCD connected to additional LCD through multiple flexible printed circuit
This invention is to provide a liquid crystal module that enables a liquid crystal display (LCD) device to be further miniaturized. The liquid crystal module is...
Display controller, three dimensional display, and method of reducing
A stereoscopic display controller supplies serial picture element data to a scanned stereoscopic display which comprises a plurality of picture elements. Each of...
Display device, drive circuit, testing device, and recording medium
A display device is provided with a display panel, and a source driver and a gate driver both for driving the display panel and includes a nonvolatile memory for...
Power supply system
A power supply system is provided, having: a primary side coil; a power transmission apparatus having a primary side circuit for feeding a pulse voltage resulted...
Double-junction filterless CMOS color imager cell
A double-junction complimentary metal-oxide-semiconductor (CMOS) filterless color imager cell is provided. The imager cell is fabricated from a...
Active matrix substrate, electromagnetic detector, and liquid crystal
An electromagnetic detector includes an insulating substrate, whereon a charge storage capacitor, a charge collection electrode connected to the charge storage...
Image processing apparatus, image processing system, electronic
information apparatus, image processing method,...
The watermark insertion section divides the quantized DCT coefficients into at least two data streams, and modifies values of AC components of the data streams,...
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...
Liquid crystal display device and liquid crystal orientation method
A slit pattern, which is an orientation control element extending in an oblique direction relative to an edge of a pixel electrode on a surface of a TFT...
Liquid crystal display device
The liquid crystal display device of the present invention includes a first substrate, a second substrate, and a vertical alignment type liquid crystal layer...
Active matrix substrate and display device
An active matrix substrate of the present invention includes a TFT and a substrate. The TFT formed on a substrate includes, when viewed in a normal direction of...
Ion doping system, ion doping method and semiconductor device
An ion doping system includes a chamber 11, an exhausting section 13 for exhausting gases from the chamber, an ion source 12 provided for the chamber, and an...
Inverter power source control for high frequency heater
An oscillation control signal generated by an inverter power source control circuit (12) includes a reference voltage setting signal for approximating the...
Manufacturing method of semiconductor wafer having lid part and
manufacturing method of semiconductor device
An adhesive layer containing a photo-curing adhesive and a thermosetting adhesive is formed on a semiconductor wafer in which a plurality of semiconductor...
In the toner comprising at least a colorant, a releasing agent and a binder resin, the releasing agent being a mixture of carnauba wax and non-paraffin wax, the...
System and method for automatic digital document processing
In a network of connected nodes, a system and method are provided for automatic digital document processing. The method comprises: embedding a processing profile...
Satellite broadcast reception converter
A satellite broadcast reception converter, having a simple structure, capable of reducing an output return loss even if a circuit board is relatively smaller...
Resolution correction apparatus, resolution correction program, and
computer-readable recording medium having...
A resolution correction apparatus of the present invention includes: an outline signal generator for generating an outline signal, which represents an outline of...
Method and apparatus for global motion estimation
Different combinations of global motion parameters are estimated for a current frame interpolated to derive local motion vectors for individual image blocks....
Semiconductor laser devices
There is provided a semiconductor laser device which allows a stem body and a heat radiation block to be integrally fabricated even in small-size packages and...
Surface plasmon excitation device and microscope including the same
A device for exciting surface plasmons includes a light illuminating source, a transparent substrate having a ridge, a metal layer covering side surfaces of the...
Vertically-alligned (VA) liquid crystal display device
A vertical alignment mode liquid crystal display device having an improved viewing angle characteristic is provided. The liquid crystal display device uses a...
Solid-state imaging module with frictionally attached shield cap
A camera module includes a solid-state imaging device; a lens unit having a lens for guiding light to the solid-state imaging device; a lens holder for holding...
Image display apparatus and method
An image processing apparatus, for processing an image signal representing pixel values of pixels so as to display an image including the pixels by an image...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
To obtain a semiconductor device containing TFTs of different, suitable properties as display pixel TFTs and high-voltage, driver-circuit TFTs, the semiconductor...
8-fluoroimidazo 1,2-a pyridine derivatives as ligands for GABA receptors
A class of 8-fluoroimidazo[1,2-.alpha.]pyridine derivatives, substituted at the 3-position by an optionally substituted five-membered or six-membered...
Imidazo[1,2-b]pyridazine analogues as anxiolytics and cognition enhancers
The present invention provides a compound of formula I: ##STR00001## wherein X.sup.1 represents hydrogen, halogen, C.sub.1-6 alkyl, trifluoromethyl or...
Method to form thick relaxed SiGe layer with trench structure
A method of forming a SiGe layer having a relatively high germanium content and a relatively low threading dislocation density includes preparing a silicon...
Electric connector having a receiving portion for receiving prying force
when the connector is coupled to a...
In an electric connector including a conductive shell fitting portion to be fitted to a mating connector, a receiving portion is arranged within the shell...
Backlight apparatus, and a liquid crystal display (LCD) therewith
A backlight apparatus of an edge light type includes at least one elongated luminescent source, a holder in which the luminescent source is provided and a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus in which ink depletion detection accuracy will not be deteriorated even if an air bubble is created in an ink supplying path. The...
Heat exchanger element and heat exchanger member for a stirling cycle
refrigerator and method of manufacturing...
A heat exchanger element for a Stirling cycle refrigerator is produced by integrally forming an annular corrugate fin that is produced by forming a sheet...
Method for manufacturing an ink jet head
The step of forming an electrode for external connection applies a conductive resin (10) to one end portion of each of a plurality of ink chambers (26) within...
Selective synchronization of web browsers
A web browser and browser method permit the display of web pages and dynamic effects related to displayed objects to be selectively synchronized for a plurality...
Speech input communication system, user terminal and center system
A user system incorporating a voice instruction recognition processing portion and a transmission control portion is connected through a communication line to a...
Opto-electronic integrated circuit device, opto-electronic integrated
circuit system and transmission method
The opto-electronic integrated circuit device comprises an optical switch 18 provided in an input port 12a of a first input/output port 36a over a substrate 10...
Image coding device, and image decoding device using irreversable coding
without mask image
An object of the invention is to provide an image coding device and an image decoding device enabling a transmitting color function through irreversible coding...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device with erase voltage measurement
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device is provided comprising a plurality of memory cell arrays, each of which consists mainly of sidewall type memory cells...
Virtual ground line type memory device with high speed readout circuit
A semiconductor memory device having a virtual ground line type memory array structure includes a readout circuit for selecting a pair of selected bit lines...
Charge pump DC/DC converter circuit
A charge pump DC/DC converter circuit of the present invention includes: a monitor circuit that detects a potential difference between terminals of a...