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Optical disk having pits of different depths formed therein, optical disk
reproducing apparatus for reproducing...
On an optical disk, a string of a plurality of pits having two different depths is formed. Quantity of light reflected from the pit string is detected by a...
Interferometric modulator and display unit
The interferometric modulator of the invention includes a transparent substrate (refractive index: n.sub.0) 12, an optical thin film (complex index of...
Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing the same
The invention has an object to provide a liquid crystal display in which a wide angle of view is obtained and a response time at a halftone can be shortened by...
Liquid crystal display device having insulating patterns with width larger
than gap in between
A liquid crystal display device in which a pair of substrates having electrodes face each other, and liquid crystal is sealed between the substrates. The liquid...
Liquid crystal display device with reinforced side
The liquid crystal display device has a liquid crystal panel, a light guiding plate for illuminating the liquid crystal panel, a bezel covering a periphery of...
Plurality of column electrode driving circuits and display device
including the same
A plurality of column electrode driving circuits is used in a matrix type display device including a plurality of row electrode driving circuits each for driving...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device including a liquid crystal panel being capable of gradation display is provided with a LUT and a drive signal generation section...
Image display apparatus
An image display apparatus comprising an image display device, a shield member, and a drive mechanism. The drive mechanism drives the shield member in...
Converter for radio wave reception and antenna apparatus
A radio wave reception converter receives a radio wave and converts the radio wave into an electric signal, and includes a horn introducing a radio wave, and a...
Flexible semiconductor device with groove(s) on rear side of semiconductor
To provide a semiconductor device capable of corresponding to an applied bending stress by flexibly changing its shape, and to provide a semiconductor device...
Module for optical device, and manufacturing method therefor
A module for an optical device being provided with a wiring substrate having a conductive wiring patterned thereon, a solid-state image sensor, a DSP for...
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...
Active-matrix substrate and electromagnetic wave detector
Pixel electrodes on an active-matrix substrate do not overlap signal lines and scanning lines, and satisfy a relation X1>Y1, where X1 is the gap between the...
Manufacturing method for short distance wiring layers and long distance
wiring layers in a semiconductor device
A semiconductor device having regions for forming a plurality of functional blocks and a region for forming wiring layers for connecting the functional blocks,...
Semiconductor laser device, production method therefor, and jig for use in
the production method
A semiconductor laser device includes a semiconductor substrate on which a semiconductor thin film including an active layer is lamineted, a pair of electrodes...
Portion of a face of a solar cell module
Optical pickup device
A shock absorber includes a projection that projects toward an optical disk and projects out of a surface of an objective lens facing the optical disk to prevent...
Low noise blockdown converter
The present invention is a low noise blockdown converter (LNB) capable of ensuring sharing of specific information between or among a plurality of ...
Dual processor having a function calculating the sum of the results of a
plurality of arithmetic operations
A data driven information processor circulates a data packet therein, while in accordance with a previously prepared data flow program the processor performs a...
Electronic device with user authentication and instruction for function
settings with fingertip manipulation of...
An electronic device stores a plurality of user's fingerprints in such a manner that each of a plurality of functions is stored in correspondence to any one of...
Semiconductor storage device and mobile electronic apparatus
A semiconductor storage device is provided, which comprises a memory array comprising memory elements. Each memory element comprises a gate electrode, a channel...
Reading apparatus and data processing system
In a reading apparatus, mask data of entry box lines thicker than lines of a layout printed on a form is stored in a storage portion of a reading apparatus, a...
Apparatus for and method of aligning a structure
An apparatus for determining the orientation and/or position of a structure comprises a light source (28) for generating a light beam. A structure (31) is...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device including a first substrate on which a first electrode and a bus line for transmitting a signal to the first electrode are...
Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing the same
A liquid crystal display including a pair of substrates having electrodes and a liquid crystal layer sandwiched between the substrates. A bank-shaped projection...
Thin film transistor array substrate and method for repairing the same
A thin film transistor array substrate includes an insulating substrate; a thin film transistor arranged in a part of a pixel area on the insulating substrate;...
System for improving display resolution
A system for improving the display resolution by the reduction of chromatic aliasing.
Display device having an image shifter
A display device divides each frame into a number of subframes and displays one of the subframes after another. The device includes a correction circuit for...
Correction characteristic determining device, correction characteristic
determining method, and display device
A correction characteristic determining device provided with (a) data converting means for converting measured data, indicative of an emission condition of a...
Feedhorn, radio wave receiving converter and antenna
A feedhorn, a radio wave receiving converter, and an antenna that can be reduced in size and have high reliability can be obtained. A feedhorn portion...
PLL clock signal generation circuit
A PLL clock signal generation circuit comprising a phase comparator, a charge pump circuit, a filter circuit, a voltage control oscillator and a divider, wherein...
Optical object identifying device and printing apparatus
An optical object identifying device has a light-emitting device, a first photodetector and a second photodetector. In the optical object identifying device, an...
Method for fabricating a nitride semiconductor light-emitting device
Provided is a method for fabricating a nitride semiconductor light-emitting device including a nitride semiconductor substrate having a groove and a ridge formed...
Flexible board, connection method thereof, and connection structure
The flexible board of the present invention is formed so that a bent portion is formed by bending the film edge side of the connection terminal of an input outer...
Sheet delivery mechanism
A sheet delivery mechanism designed to discharge successive sheets to different delivery positions includes offset rollers, an offset unit, an offsetting force...
Winder apparatus with transfer brush roll
A winder apparatus for winding webs of material into rolls includes a conveyor, and a winding turret with a plurality of rotatably driven winding spindles...
Agent interface device
An agent interface device provides information suited for user preferences on the basis of a usage history. In an example implementation, the agent interface...
Fixing apparatus with guiding member for guiding releaser
A fixing apparatus of the present invention is provided with (i) a roller, to which releaser gets applied (ii) a releaser applying member for applying the...
Image forming apparatus
A set pattern image with no displacement is recorded onto recording paper. In this set pattern image, the centers of auxiliary patterns are displaced in an...
Method for using control sheets to control scanning devices
A method of controlling a scanning device using control sheets. The scan job is started and the control image is located. The control image is decoded, either as...
Systems and methods for enabling reduced bit-depth processing and memory
reduction in video-related data processing
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems and methods for quantization or dequantization of data related to video wherein reduced bit depth...
Semiconductor laser device and optical pickup device
A semiconductor laser device has a semiconductor laser and a polarizing diffraction grating that is arranged ahead of the semiconductor laser. A reflected light...
Semiconductor laser device
The present invention provides a semiconductor laser device of which reliability is enhanced. In the semiconductor laser device of the present invention, a...
An optical pickup can be provided, the optical pickup being capable of recording and playback of a plurality of optical disks having different specs by using...
Semiconductor storage device, mobile electronic apparatus, method for
controlling erase operation, and method...
A semiconductor storage device is provided, which comprises a memory array comprising a plurality of memory elements, a section for performing an erase or...
Method of making LCD with asperities in insulation layer under reflective
An object of the invention is to provide a method of manufacturing a liquid crystal display apparatus of high display quality by which a reflecting plate having...
Optical shifter and projection type optical display system
An optical shifter includes first and second optical shifting sections, each of which can transmit an incoming light ray after having shifted its optical axis...
Pixel defect detector for solid-state imaging device
A pixel defect detector of the present invention is used for a solid-state imaging device comprising a plurality of photoelectric transducers. The pixel defect...
PCMO resistor trimmer
Using programmable resistance material for a matching resistor, a resistor trimming circuit is designed to reversibly trim a matching resistor to match a...