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Composite active-matrix substrates, methods for manufacturing same, and
electromagnetic wave capturing devices
A composite active-matrix substrate includes: a plurality of active-matrix substrates which are disposed adjacent to one another; a base substrate which is...
Optoelectronic dust sensor and air conditioning equipment in which such
optoelectronic dust sensor is installed
At an optoelectronic dust sensor, opening(s) is/are formed at front panel(s) of main body housing(s), and passage hole(s) is/are formed at back panel(s) of main...
Electronic component and method and structure for mounting semiconductor
An electronic component having an electrode structure to increase an allowance positional deviation in a mounting process as well as a method and a structure for...
Method of fabricating a low-defect strained epitaxial germanium film on
A method of fabricating a germanium film on a silicon substrate includes preparing a silicon substrate; depositing a first germanium film to form a continuous...
Photomask defect testing method, photomask manufacturing method and
semiconductor integrated circuit...
The present invention provides a photomask defect testing method, a photomask manufacturing method and a semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing method....
Paper feeding cassette for image forming apparatus
The paper feeding cassette includes a push-up plate provided inside the cassette for receiving a stack of sheets entirely thereon regardless of the size of the...
Tuner for a television set
Semiconductor device having integrally sealed integrated circuit chips
arranged for improved testing
Each chip includes, in addition to a core logic, a register such as a BSR. A TAPC for controlling the register is provided only on a chip of the first stage, and...
Transmission control circuit, reception control circuit, communications
control circuit, and communications...
A communications control circuit includes: a common work RAM storing communications data; an address register; a data-set-count register; an information...
Developing apparatus, image forming apparatus and toner replenishing
The invention provides a developing apparatus, an image forming apparatus and a toner replenishing method that can restrain deterioration of toner and can stably...
Developer container and image forming apparatus
A developer container includes a container body, a supporting member, a leading-out member and a spring member. The container body has a first concavity and a...
Optical communication system
Numerical aperture of transmitted light is varied to NAs by a transmitting lens. The numerical aperture, NAs, of the transmitted light is made larger than the...
Methods and systems for improving display resolution using sub-pixel
sampling and visual error compensation
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for converting a high-resolution image to a lower-resolution image with reduced visible errors....
Distortion-adaptive visual frequency weighting
The ability of the visual system to detect contrast in an image is a function of the frequency of the contrasting pattern and the distortion of the image. The...
Communication apparatus, frequency spectrum inversion method and program
Signals with transmission frequencies from hand sets are received by a receiver. The whole frequency spectrum including the received signals whose frequency is...
Semiconductor laser device and optical disk recording and reproducing
There is provided a semiconductor laser device implementing a single transverse mode oscillation in an oscillation wavelength of 780 nm band and also having high...
Packaging for semiconductor laser device and method for producing the same
In a semiconductor laser device, a flange (33) of a cap (32) is provided with straight-line cut-off portions (34) that are the same in number as notches (36, 37)...
Optical pickup apparatus
An object of the invention is to provide an optical pickup apparatus which, using a single optical system having a large NA objective lens, can compensate for...
Flexible substrate support structure including a temporary rigid substrate
A flexible liquid crystal display (LCD) substrate support structure and a method of supporting a flexible LCD substrate during fabrication have been provided....
Display device utilizing a plurality of adjoining display panels to form
single display screen and methods...
A display device of a multi-panel system is composed of plural liquid crystal panels which are jointed together by means of a bonding agent, and offers an image...
The present invention provides virtual keyboard which can be used at the same number of operations as on a conventional keyboard and can allow a natural input...
Matrix image display device
The scanning signal line driving circuit sequentially carries out active driving with respect to each set of a certain number of scanning signal lines which are...
Liquid crystal display device
In an active-matrix liquid crystal display device, each of multiple pixels includes a first sub-pixel and a second sub-pixel, through which different voltages...
Optical shifter and optical display system
An optical shifter includes at least one shifting section that periodically displaces the optical axis of incoming linearly polarized light. The shifting section...
Semiconductor laser device having a multi-layer buffer layer
An AlGaAs-based semiconductor laser 29 is formed on an n-type GaAs substrate 21 and thereafter etching is carried out until reaching an n-type AlGaAs clad layer...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method for the same
A semiconductor device, comprising: a semiconductor substrate providing a semiconductor element; and a hard film which covers a part or the entirety of a side...
Thin film formation apparatus including engagement members for support
during thermal expansion
A thin film formation apparatus for forming a thin film on a substrate is provided, which comprises: a reaction chamber; a gas introduction section for...
Mask pattern and method for forming resist pattern using mask pattern
A mask pattern for multiple exposure for forming a resist pattern with an unvarying pattern pitch on a semiconductor wafer, which is utilized as in case where a...
Data-driven type information processing apparatus and information
processing method allowing for effective use...
A data-driven type information processing apparatus includes at least a paired data generating unit, a memory control unit, and data memory. The memory control...
Method of production control and method of manufacturing electronic
The invention relates to a method of production control that is preferably used for manufacture of electronic apparatus such as liquid crystal displays and...
Open/close mechanism and image forming apparatus using the same
A link member interlinks an external member forming part of a cabinet of an apparatus and an internal member capable of pivoting about a pivot shaft located more...
Image encoding device and method therefor, image decoding apparatus and
method therefor, and computer-readable...
An image coding apparatus corresponding to a standard scheme of binary image compression and having the compression efficiency of a gray scale image improved...
Method and apparatus for intelligent speaker
A speaker system having intelligence for communication with the amplifier. The speaker system contains a communications module that transmits information across...
Spread-spectrum communication device
An example spread spectrum communication system is provided in which a transmission signal is separated into an I-phase component and a Q-phase component. In a...
Outer code for CSMA systems using an OFDM physical layer in
A coding scheme for use with a CSMA protocol to enable transmission of high data rate information signals thereover, wherein the protocol includes an OFDM...
Display device including ion generator and electronic appliance
A display device includes a display panel and an ion generator for generating positive ions and negative ions. The display device kills microorganisms or...
Method of microlens array and projection type of liquid crystal display
An object of the invention is to provide a method of manufacturing a microlens array and a projection-type liquid crystal display apparatus which can increase...
Image forming apparatus using image data and identification information in
relation to an output apparatus
The present invention is directed to the provision of an image forming apparatus capable of effectively preventing the formation of images related to illegal...
Liquid crystal display device with color filter substrate height greater
in reflection region than transmission...
A liquid crystal display device of the present invention includes: a first substrate; a second substrate; a liquid crystal layer provided between the first...
Electron emission device with multi-layered fate electrode
Low-cost electron emission device and field emission display using a cold cathode electron source having a high electron beam utilization efficiency and capable...
Heterojunction bipolar transistor having specified lattice constants
A Heterojunction Bipolar Transistor, HBT, (100) containing a collector layer (104), a base layer (105) and an emitter layer (106) is constructed such that the...
Resistance-changing function body, memory element, manufacturing method
therefor, memory device, semiconductor...
A memory function body 113, which includes a plurality of silver particles 103 covered with silver oxide 104, is interposed between a first electrode 300 and a...
Optical distance measuring device and printing apparatus using the same
An optical distance measuring device has an objective lens that condenses light from a light emission element to irradiate a measuring object and to form on the...
A photoreceptor is provided with an erroneous operation detection circuit for monitoring an output signal supplied from a slew rate variable output stage. The...
Thin film solar cell and method of manufacturing the same
A thin film solar cell comprises a p-layer, an i-layer and an n-layer formed in this order as a pin junction on a substrate in which the p-layer and the i-layer...
Imidazo-pyrimidine derivatives as ligands for GABA receptors
A class of imidazo[1,2-.alpha.]pyrimidine derivatives, substituted at the 3-position by an optionally substituted five-membered or six-membered heteroaromatic...
Semiconductor device fabrication method
A semiconductor device fabrication method according to the invention comprises the steps of: (1) exposing a silicon layer by removing a portion of an insulating...
Low temperature anneal to reduce defects in hydrogen-implanted, relaxed
A method of forming a SiGe layer having a relatively high Ge content includes preparing a silicon substrate; depositing a layer of SiGe to a thickness of between...
Method of affecting RRAM characteristics by doping PCMO thin films
A method of fabricating a doped-PCMO thin film layer includes preparing a PCMO precursor solution having a transition metal additive therein; and spin-coating...