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Light-emitting diode lamp
Television receiver stand
Disk apparatus and disk drive unit including a lock mechanism that is
released only when the display unit is in...
A disk apparatus includes: an apparatus body including a disk drive portion for housing a disk medium having an information recording surface and for recording...
Program execution device
A program execution device capable of protecting a program against unauthorized analysis and alteration is provided. The program execution device includes an...
Integrated circuit including a plurality of master circuits transmitting
access requests to an external device...
A main LSI includes a plurality of master circuits transmitting access requests to a SDRAM, and includes an input interface receiving an access request from a...
Memory control unit and memory control method
An object of the invention is to provide a memory control unit and a memory control method capable of making the operation setting of SDRAM without...
Memory controller, nonvolatile storage device, and nonvolatile storage
A memory controller, a nonvolatile storage device and a nonvolatile storage device system are provided, in which the matching check between content data and...
Portable radio device
There is adopted an enclosure dipole antenna structure including antenna elements respectively provided in a lower enclosure and an upper enclosure. There is...
Radio communication device, band setting system
A wireless communication device capable of receiving a content by securing a band as much as possible, if a predetermined band is required to be secured when...
A heat exchanger comprises a substantially pillar sheathed heater, a substantially cylindrical case, and a spiral spring. The sheathed heater is accommodated in...
Processing device for processing plurality of polygon meshes, the device
including plurality of processors for...
A processing device performs a geometry process as preprocessing for rendering a three-dimensional object on a display by modeling the three-dimensional object...
Image processing device, image processing method, image processing
program, recording medium with image...
When an image is captured by an imaging apparatus that is not on the premise that the image is captured, it is not possible to estimate objects included in the...
Image processing device and image processing method for detecting a
specific shape from an image
An image processing device capable of high-speed detection of a specific shape in an image. In the image processing device, a candidate position calculation...
Compound eye type imaging apparatus with distance measuring capability
Multiple imaging areas (101a, 101b) are disposed in a one-to-one relationship with multiple optical lenses (100a, 100b) disposed in a substantially coplanar...
A loudspeaker includes a first bar magnet having a longitudinal direction, a second bar magnet having a longitudinal direction parallel to the longitudinal...
In the telemedical system securely sharing encryption keys for enabling secure exchange of the encrypted biological data between the measurement terminal and...
Management apparatus, terminal apparatus, and copyright protection system
A management apparatus reduces the number of pieces of unique information each not generated from another piece of unique information, among unique information...
Data communication apparatus
A data communication apparatus wherein stealthiness is enhanced by significantly increasing the time required for a wiretapper to decrypt an encrypted text. The...
Multicarrier modulation scheme as well as transmission apparatus and
reception apparatus using the scheme
In order is to generate a pilot signal for estimating a transmission characteristic of a transmission channel suitable for OFDM/OQAM multicarrier modulation, a...
Image encoding device, image decoding device, and integrated circuit used
An image decoding device and an encoding device include an arithmetic unit for performing arithmetic processing, an arithmetic data storage unit for storing an...
Motion vector coding and decoding methods
A motion vector coding method and apparatus that improves efficiency of coding motion vectors when a current block is coded using a plurality of motion vectors....
Moving picture coding method and moving picture decoding method
A moving picture coding apparatus 1 includes a counter unit 102 which counts the number of pictures following an intra coded picture; and a motion estimation...
Moving picture coding method
A moving picture coding method includes: determining a luminance change by determining whether it is possible that a luminance change equal to or greater than a...
Coding mode determining apparatus, image coding apparatus, coding mode
determining method and coding mode...
The invention provides an apparatus enabling a selection of an appropriate coding mod. This apparatus determines one of a plurality of candidate coding modes of...
Motion image encoding method and motion image decoding method
The present invention provides a video coding method and a video decoding method which allow enhancement of coding efficiency and improvement in video quality....
Device switching system, and sender and distribution destination device
When a switching target device receives a media output indication from a sender device, a switch connects with contact B, which causes all image data stored in...
Radio communication apparatus and reference signal generating method
A wireless communication apparatus capable of minimizing the degradation in separation characteristic of a code multiplexed response signal. In this apparatus,...
Signal judgment apparatus and signal judgment method
An FFT unit (170) separates a received symbol by Fourier conversion into a plurality of subcarriers, and a phase difference detection unit (193) detects a phase...
OFDM transmission/reception apparatus
Modulation section 201 performs modulation processing on transmission data. Mapping control section 202 controls mapping of the baseband signal onto the...
Optical head device, optical information device, computer, disc player,
car navigation system, optical disc...
An optical head device compatible to different types of optical discs and capable of guaranteeing a sufficiently wide dynamic range for a low density optical...
Optical system for compensating for spherical aberration and/or coma
aberration in an optical pickup device and...
An optical system for optical pickup, which optical system is used for performing recording, reproducing, and/or erasing of information on an optical recording...
Reproduction signal evaluation method, information recording medium,
reproduction apparatus and recording apparatus
A reproduction signal evaluation method according to the present invention relates to adjustment of an edge portion between a shortest mark and a shortest space...
Nonvolatile storage device and method for writing into memory cell of the
Provided is a nonvolatile storage device (200) capable of stably operating without increasing a size of a selection transistor included in each of memory cells....
Nonvolatile memory element, nonvolatile memory device, and nonvolatile
A nonvolatile memory element comprises a first electrode (103), a second electrode (105), and a resistance variable layer (104) which is provided between the...
Mounted structural body and method of manufacturing the same
Including a wiring board having an electronic component mounted at least on a first surface, a resin applied at least between the electronic component and the...
Placement configuration of MIM type capacitance element
A placement configuration of MIM type capacitance elements comprises a group of first capacitance elements in which the first capacitance elements as the MIM...
Power supply apparatus
A power supply apparatus includes: a plurality of batteries; a changeover portion switching the connection between the plurality of batteries; a short-circuit...
Zoom lens system, imaging device and camera
An object of the present invention is to provide: a zoom lens system that has a high resolution, high capability of compensating curvature of field, a high zoom...
An optical element includes: an optically functional part having a first convex surface and a second convex surface intersecting with an optical axis and facing...
Liquid crystal display device
An object of the present invention is to provide a simply configured liquid crystal display device capable of providing a high front luminance when light...
The present invention relates to an imaging unit including an imaging device for performing photoelectric conversion. There is provided an imaging unit with...
Remote control system and appliance for use in the remote control system
An appliance according to the present invention is operative under instructions from a plurality of control units, which includes a first control unit and a...
Image synthesis device, image synthesis method, image synthesis program,
When composite image data including parts that were respectively in different data formats before combining, is conventionally edited, the whole composite image...
Image special effect apparatus and image special effect method
An image special effect apparatus capable of realizing the illumination effects corresponding to various image special effects if an illumination effect pattern...
Driving method for display device
A liquid crystal display includes pixels each having an switching element, drain drivers and gate drivers for operating the switching elements and the pixels,...
Plasma display device with power consumption features
An image signal processing circuit of a plasma display device includes an image data replacement circuit for replacing image data for a predetermined subfield...
Sampling mixer, filter device, and radio device
A sampling mixer includes TAs (transconductance amplifiers), an in-phase mixer section connected to the TA and the TA, an opposite-phase mixer section connected...
Electronic ballast for discharge lamp
An electronic ballast for a discharge lamp includes a predictive circuit and a correction circuit in addition to a power conversion circuit including an...
Plasma display panel free from yellowing
A plasma display panel is formed of a front panel including display electrodes, a dielectric layer, and a protective layer which are formed on a glass...