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Liquid crystal display apparatus and production method of same
A liquid crystal display apparatus comprises a pair of substrates, and a liquid crystal layer having negative dielectric anisotropy sandwiched by the pair of...
Image processing apparatus and image display apparatus using same
An image processing apparatus of the present invention comprising (a) a first signal processing circuit for applying gamma correction to an n-bit (n: a natural...
Character display apparatus, character display method, character display
program, and recording medium therefor
Character display apparatus includes a display device and a control section. The control section controls the display device such that: a color element level of...
Liquid crystal display apparatus operating at proper data supply timing
A circuit for driving a liquid crystal display panel includes a plurality of output circuits that are coupled to respective data bus lines of the liquid crystal...
Active matrix type display and a driving method thereof
In an active matrix type display device, a signal voltage is applied from a signal line driving circuit via an active element such as a TFT to display electrodes...
Phase locked loop circuit
A phase locked loop circuit includes a phase comparator and a charge-pump circuit. The phase comparator and the charge-pump circuit are configured to satisfy the...
Spherical shaped semiconductor device, a flexible printed wiring
substrate, and mounting method thereof
A spherical shaped semiconductor device has a protective insulating film thereon and input/output connection openings that are located along a intersected...
Non-volatile semiconductor memory and process of fabricating the same
A non-volatile semiconductor memory including at least one first gate electrode as a floating gate on a semiconductor substrate with intervention of a first...
High-density SOI cross-point memory array and method for fabricating same
A method for fabricating a high-density silicon-on-insulator (SOI) cross-point memory array and an array structure are provided. The method comprises:...
Method of manufacturing substrate for liquid crystal display device and
method of manufacturing liquid crystal...
The present invention provides a method of manufacturing a substrate for MVA type or transreflective liquid crystal display device capable of obtaining a...
Information transfer apparatus and method transferring to another terminal
information transmitted from server...
A transfer apparatus transfers a data item included in a web page to a predetermined terminal. The transfer apparatus includes a data region extraction unit...
A DC voltage input through an input terminal is applied through an inductor, to a power supply circuit unit and an input voltage detecting circuit. The input...
Image device with control members for rollers
A first control member is disposed in a drum shaft away from a photoconductive drum, and a second control member is disposed in a roller shaft away from a...
Semiconductor laser device capable of preventing a threshold current and
an operating current from increasing...
A ridge section constructed of a p-type second AlGaInP clad layer 8, a p-type GaInP interlayer 9 and a p-type GaAs cap layer 10 is formed on an etching stop...
Lens, optical pickup device, and method for detecting lens inclination
A lens includes a plane surface whose normal direction virtually conforms to an optical axis direction, and a reflecting part is provided on the plane surface to...
Polarization rotator, parallax barrier, display and optical modulator
A polarization rotator is provided for rotating the polarization direction of linearly polarized light by any arbitrary angle other than 90.degree.. The device...
Pixel structure and fabricating method thereof
A pixel structure and a fabricating method thereof are described. The method comprises forming a conductive layer, a data line and a source/drain at the same...
Memory cell with a perovskite structure varistor
The present invention provides a memory cell having a variable resistor as a memory element, and also provides a memory device comprising the memory cells. The...
Integrated circuit structure including electrodes with PGO ferroelectric
thin film thereon
A method of forming an electrode and a ferroelectric thin film thereon, includes preparing a substrate; depositing an electrode on the substrate, wherein the...
Infrared communication module with remote control transmission function
An infrared communication module with remote control function includes a PD chip for IrDA data, an IC chip, an LED chip for IrDA data, and an LED chip for remote...
Semiconductor device having an efficient gettering region
In order to solve the problem of inferior gettering efficiency in the n-channel TFT, the present invention provides at an end of the source/drain regions of the...
High frequency heating apparatus with displacement identifiable remaining
heating duration and phase control...
In a high frequency heating apparatus, a microcomputer inputs the phase signal of a commercial AC power supply and determines whether a timer switch in a...
Method of making a non-volatile memory using a plasma oxidized high-k
A method of fabricating a non-volatile memory device includes preparing a substrate; depositing a layer of HfO.sub.2 by atomic layer deposition; annealing the...
Thin secondary battery
A thinner secondary battery can be provided by a thin secondary battery characterized by comprising a battery element obtained by stacking positive electrode...
Ink jet printer having multiple ink heads
Print is made on a recording paper by running an ink carriage along the supporting axis in a reciprocating motion. The ink carriage includes ink heads...
Coding method, recording medium, decoding method, and recording-medium
At a preceding stage of a PR-channel APP decoder out of two APP decoders constituting a turbo decoder is disposed a logarithmic-likelihood computing circuit that...
Heating roller of a fixing device with two internal heaters for axial heat
A heating device for heating a recording sheet. The heating device has a first heater located within a heating roller. The first heater has a heat distribution...
System and method for using a printer to collate a document
A system and method are provided for using a printer to collate a document from preprinted pages. The method includes: loading document sections in at least one...
An object of the invention is to provide a communication system that enables telephone communications to be quickly performed by a simple operation. A user...
Bidirectional shift register and display device incorporating same
The present invention includes: a shift register section, including multiple-stage flip-flops operating in synchronism with a clock signal, for switching a shift...
Semiconductor laser device
A semiconductor laser device has a laser chip, a stem having a block portion on which the laser chip is mounted, and a cap mounted on the stem so as to cover the...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and control method thereof
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device includes a memory array in which a plurality of memory cells are arranged in a row direction and a column direction,...
Projection display system using polarized light
A projection display system using polarized light comprises a light source for generating a light beam having at least two light components, wherein the light...
Method and apparatus for background adjustment in color reproduction
A method for background adjustment. A background lightness level in an original image is estimated. Pixels are then converted to a luminance-chrominance color...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device includes a plurality of picture element regions each including a first electrode provided on one side of a first substrate that...
Optical writing device and image forming apparatus
This invention provides an optical writing device to be supported at a predetermined position in an image forming apparatus, as well as an image forming...
Two-panel reflective liquid crystal display projection system and method
of using the same
A system provides a two-panel projection system wherein both display devices run a sequence of red, green, and blue color fields with the sequences staggered so...
Bidirectional photothyristor chip
A Schottky barrier diode 44 is formed between a P-gate diffusion region 33 and an N-type silicon substrate 31 in a photothyristor on a CH1 side and a...
Benzodiazepine derivatives as inhibitors of gamma secretase
Compounds of formula (I) are disclosed. The compounds inhibit the action of gamma secretase, and hence find use in the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer's...
Vertical thin film transistor
A vertical thin-film transistor (V-TFT) is provided along with a method for forming the V-TFT. The method comprises: providing a substrate made from a material...
Asymmetrical programming ferroelectric memory transistor
A method of fabricating and programming a ferroelectric memory transistor for asymmetrical programming includes fabricating a ferroelectric memory transistor...
DTV data service application and receiver mechanism
A system for providing a data broadcast service for digital television receivers. The system includes a data authoring system for creating a program description,...
Adaptive run-time data transfer optimization
A method and apparatus optimizes the speed and efficiency of data transfer between two devices having different data input/output rates. In one embodiment, the...
Information receiving apparatus and information providing apparatus that
communicates information corresponding...
An information receiving apparatus receives information items from a plurality of information providing apparatuses. An information item contains information and...
Programming verification method of nonvolatile memory cell, semiconductor
memory device, and portable...
A method of verifying programming of a nonvolatile memory cell to a desired state, the method comprising the steps of: selecting first and second references...
Semiconductor memory device, method for driving the same and portable
A method for driving a semiconductor memory device includes a memory array having a plurality of memory cells arranged in rows and columns. Each memory cell...
Driver circuit for semiconductor storage device and portable electronic
A semiconductor storage device is provided with a gate electrode, a semiconductor layer, a gate insulating film sandwiched between the gate electrode and the...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device, and programming method and
erasing method thereof
One end of each variable resistive element, which forms a memory array, in the same row is connected to the same word line and the other end of each variable...
Antiglare film, method for fabricating the same, polarizer element and
display device employing the same, and...
An antiglare film has an internal diffusion layer, composed of a transparent matrix and a transparent diffusive material, and surface irregularities. The...