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Semiconductor storage device, its manufacturing method and operating
method, and portable electronic apparatus
The present invention provides a semiconductor storage device having: a first conductivity type region formed in a semiconductor layer; a second conductivity...
Hard mask etch for gate polyetch
A transistor gate structure that is free from notches is formed by using a hard mask. The hard mask has a bilayer structure of a BARC (bottom antireflective...
Method and apparatus for sticking polarizer to substrate
There is provided a method and apparatus for sticking a polarizer to a liquid crystal panel. The method includes advancing a liquid crystal panel or similar...
Lighting unit and display device
A lighting unit and a liquid crystal display device which can improve the efficiency of usable light. The lighting unit includes a light source, a light guide...
Method of managing communication network, and communication device
The invention provides a method of managing a network in which the configuration of communication devices can be freely modified and each terminal can operate as...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus, determining in sorting recording sheets whether or not recording sheet transport interval is shorter than a first predetermined...
Transfer belt device and image forming apparatus
A transfer belt device includes an endless transfer belt that is tightly stretched by a plurality of rollers and forms a transport path where a recording medium...
The toner feeder is removably mounted in an image forming apparatus including a rotation driver for rotating a toner container and a rotation controller for...
Transfer device and image forming apparatus
A timer clocks and accumulates time periods during each of which a recording sheet is transported or transfer bias is applied as transfer execution periods. When...
Palette-based image compression method, system and data file
A system and method involving the compression of palette-based color images. Compression is based upon coding for boundaries that exist in the original...
Home network telephone answering system and method for same
A system and method are provided for answering Home Network telephone calls. The method comprises: receiving telephone calls addressed to a Home Network...
System and method for establishing bluetooth communications
A system and method have been provided for establishing communications with an existing Bluetooth protocol piconet. The master device of the piconet broadcasts a...
Semiconductor memory device and method for writing data
A semiconductor memory device, comprising a memory array including a plurality of memory cells capable of storing data of at least 1 bit, includes a data write...
System for improving digital coplers and multifunction peripheral devices
A digital copier or multifunction peripheral (MFP) can perform special document construction functions including "auto-sizing," scaling a copy to fit a selected...
Method and apparatus for transmitting information to different
An image transmitting apparatus according to the invention is configured such that destination-identifying information and a data format of the image data are...
Driving device for display apparatus
This driving device for a display apparatus includes display driving circuit element regions, which are physically separated for a plurality of display data,...
Switching amplifier comprising a delta-sigma modulation circuit
A switching amplifier is provided with a delta-sigma modulation circuit that performs delta-sigma modulation of an input signal that is either an analog signal...
Computer system, memory structure and structure for providing storage of
A computer system comprising: (A) a CPU; (B) a memory arrangement comprising: (i) a side-wall memory array including a plurality of side-wall memory transistors;...
Semiconductor light-emitting device and method of manufacturing the same
A semiconductor light-emitting device includes a light-emitting element, a first lead frame having a main surface having the light-emitting element mounted...
Thin film transistor device and method of manufacturing the same
A polysilicon film is formed in a predetermined region on a glass substrate, and then a gate insulating film and a gate electrode, whose width is narrower than...
A cooking appliance has a configuration that allows the heating item mounting unit of a heating chamber to be pulled out, and that can prevent generation of...
Sulphones for inhibition of gamma secretase
The invention provides compounds of formula I: ##STR00001## which are inhibitors of .gamma.-secretase and hence useful in the treatment or prevention of...
Method to perform selective atomic layer deposition of zinc oxide
A method for selective ALD of ZnO on a wafer preparing a silicon wafer; patterning the silicon wafer with a blocking agent in selected regions where deposition...
Method for determining pattern misalignment over a substrate
A two dimensional vernier is provided along with a method of fabrication. The two dimensional vernier has a reference array patterned into a substrate, or a...
Provided in a photomask for use in production of a hologram element having desired optical characteristics, a method for producing a hologram element, and a...
Ion generating apparatus, air conditioning apparatus, and charging
An ion generating apparatus is built by sandwiching a dielectric layer between an induction electrode and a discharge electrode. The induction electrode is...
Sheet delivery mechanism for image forming apparatus
A roller turning force generator is connected to a driving gear which is mounted on a shaft. The shaft is connected to offset roller assemblies disposed in an...
Radio bus system, radio communication apparatus and registration
A radio bus system, a radio communication apparatus and a registration communication method which can ensure a minimum level of secrecy even when radio is used...
Paper transport apparatus and paper transport method
Provided are photosensitive body or bodies 31b carrying toner; transfer roller(s) 31d, rotating and coming in contact with photosensitive body or bodies 31b, for...
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...
Print-job, PDL/RIP-independent data-management method and system
A data management method and system for expediting the flow and handling of print data from a creation source to one or more printers. Data in a stream is...
Video signal processing apparatus
Example burst signal sampling circuitry including synchronous separator circuit(s), waveshaping circuit(s), bandpass amplifier circuit(s), and burst separator...
Input device and input and output device
An input device includes: a sense line; a CS line to which an output voltage is applied; a TFT having a control terminal, a first terminal connected to the sense...
Drive unit and display module including same
A data latch circuit in a source driver has delayed flip-flops (DFFs) which receive display data signals RGB, in synchronism with respective rising and falling...
Active matrix display
An active matrix display comprises an active matrix array of pixels divided into first and second sets, the pixels 35 of the first set are refreshed in the...
Bidirectional photothyristor chip, light-fired coupler and solid state
A channel isolation region 42 is formed over the entire width of an N-type silicon substrate 41, and photothyristors, in each of which an anode diffusion region...
Structures with seeded single-crystal domains
Single-crystal devices and a method for forming semiconductor film single-crystal domains are provided. The method comprises: forming a substrate, such as glass...
Active matrix substrate with TFT and capacitor, and LCD using the same
A thin-film transistor substrate, including a substrate with an insulating surface, gate electrodes, lower electrodes of capacitors made of the same material...
Receiving circuit for free-space optical communication
An amplifier circuit amplifies the difference between an output voltage from a current voltage conversion circuit and a bias voltage. The current voltage...
Oxadiazole derivatives for inhibition of gamma secretase
Compounds of formula I: wherein X represents a 5-(R-substituted)-1,2,4-oxadiazole-3-yl moiety are inhibitors of gamma-secretase, and hence useful for treating...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device that can be manufactured with a reduced cost by decreasing the number of masks is disclosed, and a method for manufacturing the...
Fabrication of thin film germanium infrared sensor by bonding to silicon
A method of fabricating a thin film germanium photodetector includes preparing a silicon substrate; fabricating a CMOS device on the silicon substrate; preparing...
Method for fabrication of semiconductor device
On a processed substrate having an engraved region as a depressed portion formed thereon, a nitride semiconductor thin film is laid. The sectional area occupied...
Method of substrate surface treatment for RRAM thin film deposition
A method of fabricating a CMR thin film for use in a semiconductor device includes preparing a CMR precursor in the form of a metal acetate based acetic acid...
Delta subunit of human GABAA receptor
The present invention relates to the cloning of novel cDNA sequences encoding the .alpha..sub.4 and .delta. receptor subunits of the human GABA .sub.A receptor;...
MOCVD selective deposition of C-axis oriented PB.sub.5GE.sub.3O.sub.11
thin films on In.sub.2O.sub.3 oxides
A method of selectively depositing a ferroelectric thin film on an indium-containing substrate in a ferroelectric device includes preparing a silicon substrate;...
Monolithic integrated crystal-structure-processed mechanical, and combined
mechanical and electrical devices,...
Monolithic integrated crystalline-structure-processed arrays of mechanical, and combined mechanical and electrical devices, and related systems and processing...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an ink tank; and an ink supplying path for supplying the ink from the ink tank to a print head, wherein the ink supplying...
Ink jet head
An ink-jet head includes a base member provided with a plurality of channel grooves separated from each other by channel walls and connecting front and rear ends...