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US-8,184,145 Display device and electronic apparatus
In a SW-LCD, an orienting film is divided into first and second regions having different directions of orientation, and a transparent electrode film is also...
US-8,184,136 Image display device provided with multiple light sources emitting different colors to display color images in...
An image display device is provided with multiple light sources 101, 102 and 103, and a display element 100. Control is performed on a period in which the...
US-8,184,076 Method for driving liquid crystal display device and liquid crystal display device
In a method of driving a liquid crystal display device in accordance with the present invention, a transition voltage (+25 VDC) for causing liquid crystal...
US-8,183,647 Semiconductor device and manufacturing method for silicon oxynitride film
The present invention provides a semiconductor device comprising: a silicon based semiconductor substrate provided with a step including an non-horizontal...
US-8,183,275 Substituted imidazoles as bombesin receptor subtype-3 modulators
Certain novel substituted imidazoles are ligands of the human bombesin receptor and, in particular, are selective ligands of the human bombesin receptor...
US-8,183,245 Pyrazine substituted pyrrolopyridines as inhibitors of JAK and PDK1
The present invention relates to pyrazine substituted pyrrolopyridines having formula (I) ##STR00001## useful as inhibitors of JAK kinases (JAK1, JAK2, JAK3...
US-8,183,122 Semiconductor device including semiconductor thin film, which is subjected to heat treatment to have alignment...
Exact alignment of a recrystallized region, which is to be formed in an amorphous or polycrystalline film, is facilitated. An alignment mark is formed, which is...
US-8,182,117 Light emitting element, light emitting element array, backlight unit, and liquid crystal display device
A light emitting includes a bump-shaped slug having a support plane at the top of the bump-shaped slug. The slug includes side planes arranged to function as...
US-8,182,105 Optical member, light source device, and display device
An optical member, a light source device, and a display device, which can prevent or reduce luminance irregularity on the screen of a display panel, include a...
US-8,181,263 Data communication system controlling available addressees for data based on preselected security level of user...
An LDAP server stores security levels individually assigned to a plurality of destinations and a plurality of users in advance. When a user is authenticated...
US-8,180,772 Electronic data retrieving apparatus
An electronic data retrieving apparatus is provided that increases the retrieval accuracy without deteriorating the retrieval efficiency by reflecting...
US-8,180,317 Portable telephone
A technique to notify an emergency center of the position of a caller making an emergency call using a portable terminal equipped with a position information...
US-8,180,159 Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image processing system, and image processing method
There are provided: a pattern detection process section for extracting a partial image made of pixels including a target pixel from input image data; a...
US-8,179,678 Electronic component module
Provided is an electronic component module which has high reliability and is capable of suppressing reduction in handling performance of a mounting machine. An...
US-8,179,541 Image forming apparatus
In continuous printing of plural sheets of recording paper, a controlling section of an image forming apparatus corrects a writing position for a first sheet of...
US-8,179,515 Apparatus and method for manufacturing liquid crystal display panel
In a method for manufacturing a liquid crystal display panel, a sealant having a cut-out formed at least on the other end side of a display region is provided...
US-8,179,514 Liquid crystal display device with first and second protruding walls surrounding spherical spacers
A liquid crystal display device (50a) includes: an active matrix substrate (20a) having a plurality of gate lines (1a) extending in parallel with each other; a...
US-8,179,508 Liquid crystal display device having first and second polarizers and first and second birefringent layers
The present invention provides a liquid crystal display device comprising: a first polarizer; a second polarizer; a liquid crystal cell; a first birefringent...
US-8,179,498 Liquid crystal display device, television receiver, and lighting device
In an embodiment of the present invention, in a liquid crystal display device which controls a light luminance of each of lighting regions, each of lighting...
US-8,179,492 Liquid crystal display device
The invention relates to a liquid crystal display device and provides a liquid crystal display device which can achieve high display quality. A liquid crystal...
US-8,179,483 Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device of the present invention includes a liquid crystal display panel (10) in which a liquid crystal layer (13) is arranged between...
US-8,179,386 Optical sensor and display device provided with the same
The present invention provides an optical sensor at least some part of which is formed monolithically in an active matrix substrate of a display device. In...
US-8,179,364 Display device and light source
A display device in accordance with the present invention includes: a gate driver for carrying out display scanning on pixels sequentially in a first direction...
US-8,179,363 Methods and systems for display source light management with histogram manipulation
Elements of the present invention relate to systems and methods for generating, converting and using histograms in an image processing system. Aspects of some...
US-8,178,871 Organic transistor and method for producing the same
An organic transistor comprising: at least a gate electrode and a gate insulating layer formed on the gate electrode, the gate insulating layer including, on a...
US-8,178,777 Method of manufacturing solar cell and solar cell manufactured thereby
A solar cell attaining high efficiency in photoelectric conversion is provided. A method of manufacturing a solar cell having a grid electrode and a main...
US-8,178,667 Benzyl-substituted quinolone M1 receptor positive allosteric modulators
The present invention is directed to benzyl-substituted quinolone compounds of general formula (I) ##STR00001## which are M1 receptor positive allosteric...
US-8,178,546 Diaryltriazoles as inhibitors of 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase-1
2,5-Diaryl-1,2,4-triazole derivatives of structural formula I are selective inhibitors of the 11.beta.-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase Type 1 enzyme...
US-8,178,173 Liquid crystal display panel
A TBA-liquid crystal display panel including a liquid crystal medium with positive dielectric anisotropy, wherein the liquid crystal medium includes, in 100% by...
US-8,178,171 Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing the same
The invention relates to a liquid crystal display utilizing a vertically aligned state of liquid crystal molecules when no voltage is applied and to a method of...
US-8,177,380 Light emitting device and lighting device having the same
A light-emitting device (10) includes: a light-emitting element (1); and a light flux controlling member (2) for controlling light emitted from the...
US-8,177,215 Post-processing apparatus
The present invention provides a post-processing apparatus that can handle recording sheets set to be stapled and recording sheets not set to be stapled in a...
US-8,176,930 Water supply apparatus for use in ice maker
A water supply apparatus (1) for an automatic ice maker comprises: a water supply tank (10); an air pump (70); an air supply pipe (60); and a water supply...
US-RE43,384 Radio communication system with multiple and simultaneous encoding technique
A method of operating a radio communication system uses a Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) technique. Multiple scrambling codes may be used in a single cell...
US-8,176,550 Authentication-capable apparatus and security system
The place where a user performs personal authentication includes a room into which entry is authenticated, and an apparatus for use of which authentication...
US-8,176,387 Error detection control system
An error detection control system for a nonvolatile memory comprises: a nonvolatile memory having data areas for a plurality of addresses each including a main...
US-8,175,916 Image forming system and image forming apparatus
An image forming system includes a sheet accommodating section, an image forming section, a term management section, a detecting section, and a display section....
US-8,175,508 Planar heat generating element, fixing device including the same, and image forming apparatus including the same
A planar heat generating element includes an insulating layer and a resistance heat generator formed on one surface in a thickness direction of the insulating...
US-8,175,500 Toner cartridge and image forming apparatus using the same
A toner cartridge includes: a toner storing portion for storing toner; a toner discharging portion having a toner discharge port; and a screw auger having a...
US-8,175,411 Methods and systems for estimation of compression noise
Aspects of the present invention are related to systems and methods for determining the compression noise present in an image or frame in a video sequence.
US-8,175,168 Methods and systems for picture up-sampling
Aspects of the present invention relate to systems and methods for picture up-sampling using direct interpolation. Some aspects of the present invention provide...
US-8,175,158 Methods and systems for inter-layer image prediction parameter determination
Aspects of the present invention are related to systems and methods for predicting a prediction parameter which may be used in the prediction of high dynamic...
US-8,174,716 Image forming apparatus and image forming system
In a terminal device connected through a network to an image forming apparatus including a hold print function, the presence of an unprinted hold print job is...
US-8,174,712 Generating passive metadata from user interface selections at an imaging device
A system and method for generating passive metadata from user interface selections at an imaging device includes an imaging device and at least one destination...
US-8,174,666 Apparatus and method for manufacturing display panel, and display panel manufactured by the method
A liquid crystal display panel manufacturing apparatus for successively bonding a pair of film substrates, each having a plurality of display regions defined at...
US-8,174,664 Multilayer substrate
The present invention provides: a multilayer substrate in which a spacer is selectively disposed in a non-display region without reduction in display quality or...
US-8,174,653 Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device comprising, a first substrate, a second substrate, a liquid crystal layer provided between the substrates, a first alignment...
US-8,174,652 Production method of liquid crystal display device and liquid crystal display device
To provide a production method of a liquid crystal display device and a liquid crystal display device, in which generation of a joint line on a display screen...
US-8,174,650 Liquid crystal display device having first and second birefringent layers and first and second quarter-wave plates
The present invention provides an LCD device that has a higher contrast ratio in a wide viewing angle and that can be easily produced at low cost. The present...
US-8,174,642 Light guide unit, illuminating device and liquid crystal display device
In a light guide unit (40) of the present invention, a light source (22) is provided on a first end section (24d) of a light guide (24). Further, a side...
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