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Programmable logic device
A programmable logic device includes a plurality of logic blocks and a plurality of routing networks. One of the routing networks receives an output signal of...
Voltage generating circuit
A voltage generating circuit according to the present invention comprises a voltage converter which voltage-converts a reference voltage, and an output unit...
Conduction angle control of brushless motor
An inverter controller for driving a brushless DC motor, of which rotor is provided with permanent magnets, includes an inverter circuit, a position sensing...
End-of-life protection circuit and method for high intensity discharge
An apparatus and method for detecting an end of life (EOL) condition of a lamp that exhibits a re-ignition behavior. A voltage is applied to the lamp to cause...
Plasma display panel
A plasma display panel has a first substrate, plural pairs of display electrodes, a second substrate, and plural data electrodes. Each pair of the display...
Interface device for host device, interface device for slave device, host
device, slave device, communication...
A communication system in which an operating voltage can be selected from a plurality of interface voltages enables an interface voltage to be switched in a...
Relay driving circuit and battery pack using same
A capacitor 16 is charged by turning on a switching element 12, and when a relay 18 is operated, by turning off the switching element 12 and turning on a...
Input/output cells are formed so as to be peripherally arranged adjacent to a corner cell on a surface of a semiconductor chip, and electrode pads are formed on...
Organic electroluminescence element and manufacturing method thereof
An organic luminescence includes pixel electrodes. Banks are each generally between adjacent ones of the pixel electrodes. The banks define apertures that each...
Induction heating cooker
An infrared sensor includes an infrared detection element which is provided on a lower side of a top plate to detect an amount of infrared light radiated from a...
Proton conducting material, and electrode and fuel cell using the same
To provide a proton conducting material with which an electrode and a fuel cell capable of functioning in a stable manner even without humidification in a...
Nonaqueous solvent and nonaqueous electrolytic solution for electricity
storage device and nonaqueous...
A nonaqueous solvent for an electricity storage device according to the present invention comprises fluorine-containing cyclic saturated hydrocarbon having a...
Lithium ion secondary battery
A lithium ion secondary battery includes a positive electrode capable of absorbing and desorbing lithium ion, a negative electrode capable of absorbing and...
Manufacturing method for optical information recording medium and optical
information recording medium
Optical recording medium manufacturing includes: providing a first resin on a first recording layer; forming a first intermediate layer by performing first UV...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing circuit board
A mask film, where squeegee cleaning part has been formed at a predetermined position, and another mask film are attached to both sides of a substrate. A...
Gas-absorbing substance, gas-absorbing alloy and gas-absorbing material
The present invention relates to a gas-absorbing substance that contains at least Li and a solid material having a hardness of 5 or more, and absorbs at least...
Outlet and connector
An outlet (1) includes a plurality of blade receiving members (13) adapted in use to be connected respectively to a plurality of DC supply lines (Wdc1 and...
The hermetic compressor has grooves provided at an upper side and a lower side of outer circumference of a piston. Of outer shape of the grooves, the outer...
A ventilator (100) includes a frame (10), a volute (20) mounted in the frame (10), a motor bracket (60) mounted in the opening of the volute (20) and a motor...
Taped component and method of mounting product using the same
A taped component includes a career tape having an upper surface having recesses provided therein, and products stored in the recesses, respectively. Each of...
Engine start device
An engine start device includes a generator, a battery charged by the generator, a starter, an electric double layer capacitor and a DC/DC converter. The...
Electrostatically atomizing unit for use in a temperature-regulating
An electrostatically atomizing unit for use in a temperature regulating appliance to add a function of generating a mist of charged minute water particles for...
Drying system for a hair removing device
A drying system for a hair removing device is safe and convenient for drying and sterilizing a cutter head with a sufficient amount of heat. The drying system...
Broadcast receiving apparatus, and method and program for broadcast
A broadcast receiving apparatus makes it possible to select a desired television program quickly by channel-surfing. The broadcast receiving apparatus outputs...
Disk cartridge with rotatably supported disk storage portions
A disk cartridge according to the present invention includes first and second disk storage portions, each of which has a space to partially store a disk with at...
Method of controlling display on function operation screen
In an information utilizing device, a function item that has not been used by a user at all or that has a low frequency of use is deleted from function items...
Nonvolatile memory device, nonvolatile memory system, and access device
having a variable read and write access...
When an access device accesses a nonvolatile memory device, the nonvolatile memory device or the access device detects or calculates a temperature T of the...
Scalable coding/decoding apparatus and method based on quantization
precision in bands
A down-sampler 101 down-samples the sampling rate of an input signal from sampling rate FH to sampling rate FL. A base layer coder 102 encodes the sampling rate...
Stereo decoder that conceals a lost frame in one channel using data from
An audio data transmitting/receiving apparatus for realizing a high-quality frame compensation in audio communications. In an audio data transmitting apparatus...
MIMO communication device
Provided is a MIMO communication device which can maintain the MIMO communication characteristic at a certain level regardless of the device installation...
Optical free space transmission system using visible light and infrared
A first modulation section performs low-speed digital modulation of first data. A second modulation section performs high-speed digital modulation of second...
Transport stream generating apparatus, recording apparatus having the
same, and transport stream generating method
The present invention provides a recording apparatus that generates a transport stream so that a boundary between recording units (aligned units) and a file...
Playback apparatus, program, and playback method
An Interactive Graphics Decoder 13 decodes a graphics stream, and overlays a Page including a plurality of Buttons on a moving picture. The Interactive Graphics...
Content shooting apparatus for generating scene representation metadata
In a content shooting apparatus (Acc) for recording content data (Sav) containing video, audio, or data onto an information recording medium (214), in...
Authoring device, authoring method, authoring program, and recording
medium containing the program
An authoring device includes: a separator for separating a video stream and an audio stream from the input stream; a multiplexer for multiplexing the video...
Recording medium, reproducing device, encoding device, integrated circuit,
and reproduction output device
A pair of main-view and sub-view video streams, a graphics stream, and playlist information are recorded on a BD-ROM disc. The sub-view video stream includes...
Techniques and apparatus for increasing accuracy of iris authentication by
utilizing a plurality of iris images...
A plurality of iris images are acquired (SA0), and aggregation of iris images of which distribution of pupil openings is uniform is acquired from the plurality...
Filter circuit, and receiver and electronic device using the same filter
Filter circuit includes Nth-order active filters switching circuit which switches shorting or non-shorting of active filter, and power-supply control circuit...
Radio transmitting apparatus, radio receiving apparatus, and data placing
A radio transmitting apparatus wherein when both a first data and a second data, which has a greater importance than the first data, are placed in a single...
Spectrum coding apparatus, spectrum decoding apparatus, acoustic signal
transmission apparatus, acoustic signal...
A spectrum coding apparatus capable of performing coding at a low bit rate and with high quality is disclosed. This apparatus is provided with a section that...
Method and apparatus for multicarrier communication
A multicarrier communication method and a multicarrier communication apparatus used for the method for adjusting the arrangement in code block units according...
Decoder, encoder, decoding method and encoding method
A decoder according to the present invention includes: an obtainment unit which obtains additional information that includes a motion vector indicating a motion...
Moving picture coding method and moving picture decoding method
A moving picture coding apparatus includes a motion estimation unit (101) for performing motion estimation by fixing the one of two reference pictures as a...
Motion estimation device, motion estimation method, motion estimation
integrated circuit, and picture coding device
Provided is a motion estimation device in which an amount of pixel data transferred from an external frame memory to an internal reference local memory is...
Video transcoding with suppression on drift errors
A bit rate transcoding method includes: (a) receiving a motion vector of a current macroblock (MB); (b) retrieving an error count of a referenced previous MB...
Base station apparatus providing resource block allocation and method
It is an object to provide a wireless communication base station device that can prevent the decline of a system throughput due to the degradation of a...
Radio transmission apparatus and radio transmission method
Data streams stored in buffers are modulated by modulation sections. Multipliers multiply the signals output from the modulation sections by weights output from...
Method for performing a scheduling algorithm with a minimum resource
parameter and method of calculating same
The invention concerns a method for performing a scheduling algorithm in a scheduler (120) of a wireless communication system, comprising the steps of obtaining...
Channel arrangement method and radio communication device
Provided is a radio communication base station device which can prevent lowering of use efficiency of a channel communication resource for performing a...
Optical pickup device and optical disk driver using the same
A light source, an objective lens, and an astigmatism generation element producing for light for focus control, and an optical receiver are provided. The...