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Speaker device and television receiver using the speaker device
A loudspeaker device includes a loudspeaker box having a space therein, a loudspeaker unit, and a passive radiator. The loudspeaker unit and the passive...
Sound reproducing system and automobile using such sound reproducing
A sound reproduction system provided for in-vehicle use includes: a music signal source; a first group of a first transducer, a second transducer, a third...
Image coding apparatus and image decoding apparatus
An image coding apparatus which reduces buffer capacity to a minimum and includes an image coding processing unit which generates intermediate data by executing...
Picture coding device
A picture coding device includes a motion prediction unit, an intra picture prediction unit, and an input selection unit. The input selection unit selects a...
Waveform equalizing device
A waveform equalizing device for performing high-precision waveform equalization for an input signal and outputting the result as an output signal, includes: a...
Method and apparatus for packet segmentation and concatenation signaling
in a communication system
The invention relates to a data packet structure for conveying data of service data units (SDU) using protocol data units (PDU). The data packet comprise a data...
Radio transmitting apparatus and method for transmitting OFDM signals from
different antennas according to the...
The degree of multiplexing of a code division multiplexed signal transmitted by subcarriers is selected on a subcarrier-by-subcarrier basis. As a result,...
Method for ensuring medium access in a wireless network
Method and apparatus for controlling transmission of a data stream from a station. A QoS registration frame is received, via an access point, from the station....
Path control device, path control method, and path control program
A path control device included in a terminal device (300), which includes a path information generating unit (302) which generates path information indicating...
Write-once read-many information recording medium, information recording
method, information reproduction...
A write-once read-many information recording medium is provided, which is capable of easily searching for a latest DDS and a latest defect list. At least one...
Nonvolatile memory device and method of writing data to nonvolatile memory
A nonvolatile memory device (300) is provided, including a memory cell array having plural resistance variable elements which are switchable between plural...
Test method for compound-eye distance measuring apparatus, test apparatus,
and chart used for the same
Provided is a test method for accurately testing all regions within a field of view and evaluating, by one-time capturing, accuracy of a distance measured by a...
Solid-state imaging device, imaging apparatus and driving method for the
A solid-state imaging device includes first-group pixels 41, second-group pixels 42 skipped during thinning drive, and a scanning section 13. The scanning...
Image display device
The invention provides an image display device that has an especially satisfactory display quality for animated images, and sufficiently suppresses the...
An inverter includes an input inverter having a high-resistance load and a first transistor and an output buffer including second and third transistors coupled...
A liquid crystal display device includes a liquid crystal display panel which sandwiches liquid crystal in the inside thereof sealed by a TFT substrate, a color...
Communication apparatus, communication system, communication method,
integrated circuit and circuit module
A communication apparatus which transmits data to another communication apparatus through a transmission channel, includes: a display which displays a plurality...
A discharge controller includes a secondary battery, a switch section for opening/closing a discharge path from the secondary battery to a load, a voltage...
Deterioration detecting method and deterioration suppressing method for
rechargeable lithium batteries,...
According to a deterioration detecting method for rechargeable lithium batteries, battery voltages of a rechargeable lithium battery before and after the...
Organic EL display device and manufacturing method thereof
An organic EL display panel which does not impair a sealing effect and ensures a smooth edge portion when individual organic EL display panels are separated...
Semiconductor device having pads and which minimizes defects due to
bonding and probing processes
A semiconductor device includes: a semiconductor substrate; a first interlayer insulating film formed over the semiconductor substrate; a pad formed above the...
Semiconductor integrated circuit and system LSI including the same
A semiconductor integrated circuit having a diode element includes a diffusion layer which constitutes the anode and two diffusion layers which are provided on...
Nitride semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
A nitride semiconductor device includes: first through third nitride semiconductor layers formed in sequence over a substrate. The second nitride semiconductor...
Optical semiconductor package and optical semiconductor device
Leads 3 and a metal block 2 are resin molded only in a region surrounded by a base bottom 1d, and the surface of the metal block 2 at the bottom of a cavity 10...
Method for manufacturing TFT substrate
A method for manufacturing a TFT substrate in which a channel length can be stably formed while the number of masks is reduced. The method includes processing a...
Method for inhibiting telomerase reaction using an anionic phthalocyanine
An object of the present invention is to provide a method for inhibiting a DNA extension reaction by telomerase. More specifically, the present invention...
Method of measuring quantity of substrate
A method of measuring a quantity of a substrate contained in sample liquid is provided. This method can reduce measurement errors caused by a biosensor. The...
Double suction type centrifugal fan
A double inlet centrifugal fan includes an impeller and fan inlet port. The impeller has a main plate connected to the drive shaft in a fan casing, fan side...
Illuminating lens, and lighting device, surface light source, and
liquid-crystal display apparatus each using...
An illuminating lens includes: a light entrance surface through which light emitted from a light source enters the lens; and a light exit surface through which...
Multi-fingered robot hand
A multi-fingered robot hand has a minimum required number of joints in finger mechanisms and is capable of stably grasping a variety of articles. The...
Flush toilet equipment
Flush toilet equipment comprises a bowl, a flush mechanism that supplies flush water to the bowl through a flush water passage, and a minute bubble generator....
Display screen with an icon image
Processor which can favorably execute a rounding process composed of
positive conversion and saturated...
A processor which executes positive conversion processing, which converts coded data into uncoded data, and saturation calculation processing, which rounds a...
Optical pickup head and information recording/reproducing device
An optical pickup head is provided with a light source, a diffracting means for creating a plurality of diffracted beams, a converging means for focusing the...
A low-cost disk device with which the same spindle motor and clamper can be used for different types of disk device, such as a DVD drive. A clamper includes a...
Slot-in type disk apparatus
A slot-in type thin disk apparatus having a base body and a lid, which constitute a chassis outer sheath. A front surface of the chassis outer sheath is formed...
A disk drive includes: a pair of guide walls, which is arranged in the vicinity of the holder opening of a cartridge holder to define a direction in which a...
Method, device, and system for transmitting data fragments over multiple
transmission lines and techniques for...
It is an object of the invention to inhibit a drop in the data transmission efficiency due to the transmission of an interrupt signal. The invention provides a...
The present invention provides mobile terminals with various types of services such as electronic commerce service, music delivery service, and position...
Search article estimation apparatus and method and server for search
article estimation apparatus
A search article estimation apparatus is provided that is capable of estimating an article that a user is trying to search for, even when the user cannot...
Information search support method and information search support device
An information search support device includes: a cluster selection history information accumulation unit which accumulates content information of each cluster...
Signal decoding apparatus
A signal decoding apparatus that can suppress any large unusual sounds to provide decoded signals of improved audibility even when the number of hierarchical...
Sound encoder and sound encoding method for generating a second layer
decoded signal based on a degree of...
A sound encoder having an improved quantization performance while suppressing an increase of the bit rate to a lowest level. In a second layer encoder, a...
Flow rate measuring device, and gas supply system employing it, method for
specifying gas appliance
A flow rate measuring device has a flow rate measurement unit, an appliance registering unit, a calculating unit, a determining unit, a first appliance...
Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
A zoom lens system is provided that includes a compactly constructed focusing lens unit and that has a suppressed change in the image magnification at the time...
Reproduced signal processor and video display
In a feedforward control type reproduced signal processor, a clock generator 1 changes a clock frequency, depending on a digital value set by a digital value...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method for adaptively
processing an image using an enhanced...
An image processing apparatus for automatically improving the contrast of an input image that is obtained from a digital camera or the like, and obtaining a...
Motion detection device, MOS (metal-oxide semiconductor) integrated
circuit, and video system
A motion detection device includes a current image memory, a reference image memory, a reference image memory control section, and a motion detection section....