At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Image processing method and image processing device for reconstructing a
high-resolution picture from a...
The present invention provides an image processing device which is able to reconstruct a high-resolution (HR) picture from low-resolution (LR) pictures, by...
A magnetic circuit part of a loudspeaker is formed of a plate, a magnet, and a yoke. A step is disposed in the plate that comes into contact with a disc-like...
Sound reproducing apparatus and vehicle using the sound reproducing
The sound reproducing apparatus for use with a signal source comprises, a first output unit connected to the signal source via a first power amplifier, a first...
Noise control device
A noise control device reduces noises respectively arriving in a plurality of spaces which are acoustically independent from each other. The noise control...
Acoustic image localization apparatus, acoustic image localization system,
and acoustic image localization...
An acoustic image localization apparatus according to the present invention that outputs sound from a plurality of speakers so as to localize an acoustic image...
Content playback device
To provide a content playback device capable of protecting content according to DRM, when decrypting encrypted content recorded on a recording medium and...
Semiconductor integrated circuit, communication apparatus, information
playback apparatus, image display...
The semiconductor integrated circuit having a transmitter circuit for transmitting a supplied external data signal DIN. The transmitter circuit includes: a...
Filtering strength determination method, moving picture coding method and
moving picture decoding method
A moving picture coding apparatus includes an inter-pixel filter having filters for filtering decoded image data so as to remove block distortion which is high...
Optical recording medium, manufacturing method for optical recording
medium, and reproducing method for optical...
An optical recording medium includes a main-information area in which a metal reflection film is formed on a substrate where a row of pits is formed as main...
Printed circuit board and mounting structure for surface mounted device
The present invention provides a printed circuit board capable of sufficiently ensuring joint strength and joint reliability when mounting a surface mounted...
Semiconductor integrated circuit
To provide a semiconductor integrated circuit including: a detection circuit that detects an occurrence of latch up and can be configured while adopting a...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device includes a liquid crystal display panel and a backlight device which supplies light to a back surface of the liquid crystal...
Image processing device
The present invention provides an image processing device that converts an interlace image signal into a progressive signal so as not to cause degradation of...
Method and apparatus for reconstructing image
The present invention relates to the field of video data de-interlacing, and in particular to a method for reconstructing full-resolution frames from a...
Photographing apparatus with random trigger operation
A photographing apparatus includes: a synchronizing signal generation portion (6); an imaging portion (1) that is operated based on a synchronizing signal to...
Monitoring system, camera, and video encoding method
The present invention provides a monitoring system enabling efficient determination of code amounts for respective cameras according to the movement of an...
Plasma display device and method for driving the same
Disclosed here is a method for driving a plasma display panel and a plasma display device capable of providing image display with a high contrast ratio and...
Parental alert and child tracking device which determines if a child has
deviated from a predicated travel route
A system is provided including a first detection unit detecting a position of a first terminal, a second detection unit detecting a position of a second...
Electromechanical switch, filter using the same, and communication
An electromechanical switch includes a first beam, a second beam arranged in parallel with the first beam and connected to the first beam through a connecting...
Discharge lamp lighting device, illumination device, and liquid crystal
A burst dimming signal to determine a ratio between an ON period and an OFF period is inputted. In the OFF period of the burst dimming signal, a lamp current...
High pressure discharge lamp lighting device and luminaire using same
A high pressure discharge lamp lighting device includes a DC power source circuit; a power supply circuit for converting an output from the DC power source...
High pressure discharge lamp lighting device and luminaire
A high pressure discharge lamp lighting device, includes: a DC/DC converter for converting a power source voltage of a DC power source into a desired DC voltage...
Solid state imaging apparatus and method for fabricating the same
A semiconductor device of the present invention includes a substrate; an imaging region which is formed at part of the substrate and in which photoelectric...
Circuit board and method for jointing circuit board
A circuit board in which end faces (36a) of wires are located in positions withdrawn from the end in a joint region of a first board (31a), end faces (36b) of...
Method of fabricating an ultra-small condenser microphone
In the present invention, a semiconductor substrate wherein a plurality of MEMS microphones is formed is disposed opposed to a discharge electrode in a state of...
Method for determining whether or not a mammal is affected with a lung
The present invention relates to a method for determining whether or not a mammal is affected with a lung cancer. The method for determining whether or not a...
Method for producing plasma display panel
A method for producing a plasma display panel, the method comprising the steps of: (i) preparing a front panel and a rear panel, the front panel being a panel...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing electronic circuit board
A method for manufacturing an electronic circuit board which contains an electronic circuit on a main surface of a glass substrate according to the invention...
Optical disk drive for discriminating types of optical disks
After an optical disk drive according to the present invention has been loaded with an optical disk and before the operation of recognizing the type of the...
Memory controller, nonvolatile memory device, access device, and
nonvolatile memory system
A file to be read or written is designated and accessed from an access device side to a nonvolatile memory device. In an initialization after start-up of the...
Stereo encoding device, and stereo signal predicting method
A prediction performance between individual channels of a stereo signal is improved to improve a sound quality of a decoded signal. A first low pass filter LPF...
Audio encoding device and audio encoding method
Provided is an audio encoding device capable of improving performance of an adaptive codebook and improving quality of a decoded audio. In this audio encoding...
Sampling mixer and receiver
It is an object of the present invention to provide a sampling mixer and a receiver, capable of optimizing a sampling rate of an output signal in response to a...
Playback device and method
To provide a playback device 200 that outputs video to a display device by converting an output frame rate of source video signals in accordance with a display...
Object position estimating system, object position estimating apparatus,
object position estimating method, and...
A plurality of pieces of observation raw data observed by an observation unit are subjected to an object identifying process, and by using a parameter...
Conferencing apparatus for echo cancellation using a microphone
A voice conference apparatus includes a sound collecting unit and a loudspeaker, while the sound collecting unit has a directional polar sensitivity...
Communication apparatus, communication method, and integrated circuit
A communication apparatus for transmitting transmission data containing a preamble and a postamble is provided. The communication apparatus includes: a phase...
Radio transmission apparatus, radio reception apparatus, radio
transmission method, and radio reception method
A radio transmission device capable of improving channel estimation precision for each frequency. In this device, an FFT unit (103) subjects a data signal to a...
Picture coding method, picture decoding method, picture coding apparatus,
picture decoding apparatus, and...
A picture coding method of the present invention codes a picture signal and a ratio of a number of luminance pixels and a number of chrominance pixels for the...
Sampling filter apparatus and wireless communication apparatus
The present invention has an object to provide a sampling filter apparatus and a wireless communication apparatus, which are capable of changing a filter...
Radio transmitting apparatus and radio transmitting method
A radio transmitting apparatus and a radio transmitting method wherein the increase of the guard time in a random access region is reduced to secure the data...
Optical disc drive apparatus and optical disc reproduction method using
An optical disc drive apparatus (100) of the present invention rotates an optical disc (1) at a predetermined rotation speed using a motor (2). An optical...
Phase error detection apparatus
A phase error detection apparatus capable of performing offset correction of a tracking error signal accurately even when there is a defect or a non-recorded...
Composite lens and method for manufacturing the same
The present invention relates to a composite lens and a method for manufacturing the same, particularly to a composite lens in which a second lens component is...
Optical element and display device using the same
An optical element is arranged in such a manner that a screen thereof can be hardly observed from a predetermined direction, and a deterioration of an image...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device which can prevent lowering of characteristics thereof when a liquid crystal display panel is bent is provided. A liquid crystal...
A digital camera of the present invention includes a microcomputer 110 having a live view mode controlling so that image data generated by a CMOS sensor 133 or...
Driving-operation assist and recording medium
A vehicle-operation assist includes a circumferential-state imager for imaging a circumferential state of a vehicle with a camera and generating a...
Display panel device and control method thereof
A display panel device includes a luminescence element and a capacitor. A driving transistor includes a gate that is connected to a first electrode of the...
Method for driving plasma display panel
A plasma display driving method in which, in an erase stage of a last sub-field of a one-field display period, a scanning pulse is sequentially applied to one...