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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...
Method for optimized laser annealing smoothing
A laser annealing mask is provided with cross-hatched sub-resolution aperture patterns. The mask comprises a first section with aperture patterns for...
Methods of forming a microlens array over a substrate employing a CMP stop
A method of forming a microlens structure is provided along with a CCD array structure employing a microlens array. An embodiment of the method comprises...
Buffered-layer memory cell
A method is provided for forming a buffered-layer memory cell. The method comprises: forming a bottom electrode; forming a colossal magnetoresistance (CMR)...
Patterned substrate and liquid crystal display provided therewith
A thin film transistor (TFT) is formed on an insulating substrate, and a photosensitive resin film as an interlayer insulating film is formed so as to cover the...
Electronic device manufacturing apparatus and method for manufacturing
An electronic device manufacturing apparatus includes: a reaction chamber including a wall having a ground potential level; a reaction gas inlet for introducing...
Content proxy method and apparatus for digital television environment
The present invention describes and claims a new system and technique or method for decoupling the interpretation of broadcast content information from the...
Window display system and method for a computer system
An example window display device on a window-system type computer system displays a main window and a sub-window. The window display device includes a sub-window...
Method of production control and method of manufacturing industrial
The invention relates to a method of production control and a method of manufacturing industrial products. It is an object of the invention to provide a method...
Call operation method for a communication device
A call operation method for a wireless communication device answers an incoming call in response to a user interaction with a user interface or connection of...
Method for efficient MPEG-2 transport stream frame re-sequencing
A method and apparatus for creating a trick play video display from an MPEG-2 digital video transport stream are described. A trick play transport stream frame...
Semiconductor laser device and manufacturing method thereof
The laser semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate, a first clad layer of a first conductivity type, an active layer, a second clad layer of a...
Optical recording device and optical recording method, control program for
the optical recording device, and...
An optical recording device includes a recording condition determining section for determining recording conditions for a track by performing test writing with...
Semiconductor memory device
In a semiconductor memory device having a crosspoint-type memory cell array, each reference level between two adjacent memory levels when memory levels of...
Semiconductor readout circuit
A semiconductor readout circuit includes a precharge circuit which charges a bit line connected to a memory cell to its predetermined precharge voltage before...
EPIR device and semiconductor devices utilizing the same
There is provided an EPIR device which is excellent in mass productivity and high in practical utility.The EPIR device includes a lower electrode layer, a CMR...
Wave plate mounting
A compact mounting for a wave plate permits convenient rotational adjustment of the wave plate through an angle of at least one-half revolution to exploit...
Substrate for liquid crystal display and liquid crystal display having the
A substrate for a transflective liquid crystal display that is capable of display in both reflective and transmissive modes and a display having the same. One...