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Information processing apparatus
An information processing apparatus includes: a first casing; a second casing; a detecting portion that detects whether the first and the second casings are in...
Information processing apparatus
In a mobile telephone device applicable as an information processing apparatus, a protocol layer control unit controls a protocol layer used when a wireless...
Developing device and developing method for image forming apparatus
According to an embodiment, a developing device, comprising: a developing unit configured to store an initial two-component developer including an initial toner...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus and an image forming method are provided that realize both the use of a decolorizing toner and a non-decolorizing toner and...
Image forming apparatus and control method for the same
An image forming apparatus having a fixing device 26 that includes a fixing roller 30, a center coil 33a for induction heating a substantially central part in...
Image forming apparatus having paper-type detecting unit
An image forming apparatus having a paper-type detecting unit includes a paper-type detecting unit that detects a paper type of a sheet to be printed, a fixing...
System and method for detecting obstacle
A computer readable storage medium storing instructions of a computer program which when executed by a computer results in performance of steps including...
Imaging diagnosis supporting system and imaging diagnosis supporting
In a server apparatus, an information classification is determined by a user and a utilization situation, and provision information is determined on the basis...
Medical image display apparatus
A medical image display apparatus has a dividing unit and a setting unit. The dividing unit divides a range after changing to an overlapping range that a range...
System and method for validation of face detection in electronic images
The subject application is directed to a system and method for validation of face detection in electronic images. Image data is first received along with at...
Information processing apparatus
According to one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes a volume operation module, a first volume controller and a second volume controller....
Acoustic signal compensator and acoustic signal compensation method
According to one embodiment, an acoustic signal compensator includes an acoustic signal receiving module, a compensator, and an output module. The acoustic...
Quantum communication system
A quantum communication system comprising a sending unit and a receiving unit, said sending unit comprising a photon source assembly configured to output a...
Radiotherapy support apparatus
A radiotherapy treatment support apparatus includes a storage unit which stores absorption dose volume data expressing a spatial distribution of absorption dose...
Communication system and telephone exchange apparatus
According to one embodiment, a communication system includes a Network Address Translator (NAT) rooter and a telephone exchange apparatus. The NAT router...
Frequency division multiplex transmission signal receiving apparatus
A frequency division multiplex transmission signal receiving apparatus for receiving a frequency division multiplex transmission signal using a plurality of...
Admission control for contention-based access to a wireless communication
An access point station responds to a request from a user station for contention-based access of a new traffic flow to a wireless transmission medium by...
Music data transfer method, information processing apparatus and
information recording/playback system
One embodiment of invention is useful when updating data of a database which is configured to take in data through a network, has a part to be updated, and...
Semiconductor memory device and method for controlling the same
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor memory device includes a memory cell array, and first to third latch circuits. The first latch circuits hold...
Non-volatile semiconductor storage device and method of controlling the
According to one embodiment, a non-volatile semiconductor storage device includes a control circuit. When performing a read operation, the control circuit is...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of operating the same
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device comprises: a memory cell array having a plurality of memory cells arranged therein, each of the memory cells capable...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory with charge storage layers and control
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory includes a memory cell array, bit lines, a first voltage generator, and a second voltage generator. The memory cell array...
A spin-transfer magnetic memory includes a magnetoresistive element having a pinned layer, a free layer and a tunnel insulating layer provided between the...
Ferroelectric random access memory device
A ferroelectric random access memory device has a first bit line, a first ferroelectric capacitor, a second bit line, a second ferroelectric capacitor and a...
Memory based computation systems and methods of using the same
A high performance memory based computation system comprises an array of memory cells. Each memory cell stores a logic data corresponding to a chosen...
Electronic device with a mobile switch
According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes: a main body; a switch; and a movement support portion. A component is detachably installed in a...
According to one embodiment, a USB port for connecting a note PC to an external device includes a rib structure that faces an opening formed in a side wall of...
Centrifugal fan and electronic apparatus
According to one embodiment, a centrifugal fan includes an impeller and a fan casing containing the impeller. An intake port configured to draw air and a first...
According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a main housing, a keyboard attached to the main housing, a hinge attached to a display housing,...
Magnetic recording head and magnetic recording apparatus
A magnetic recording head includes: a main magnetic pole; a laminated body; and a pair of electrodes. The laminated body includes a first magnetic layer having...
Magnetic recording head, magnetic head assembly, and magnetic recording
According to one embodiment, a magnetic recording head includes a main magnetic pole, a shield, and a stacked structure body. The shield is provided to oppose...
Method and apparatus for measuring phase shift in a disk drive having
According to one embodiment, a disk drive comprising a magnetic disk of bit-patterned type is provided. The disk drive has a reproduction module, a measurement...
Erect equal-magnification lens array, scanning optical system, exposing
optical system and image forming apparatus
An erect equal-magnification lens array according to the present invention includes: a first lens array plate including a first lens plate and a group of plural...
Method to improve a halftone by combining halftoning with algorithmic
The present invention is directed to a system and method for halftone screening. A system for halftone screening includes means adapted to receive image data...
Rerouting of document processing jobs
Selective rerouting of document processing jobs is disclosed. A printer driver first converts electronic document data is into a device compatible format and...
Image processing device, image processing method, and imaging apparatus
A frequency component comparing unit performs frequency component comparison for each of the image signals corresponding to the wavelength components subjected...
Image erasing apparatus
An image erasing apparatus includes: a scanner which detects a side of a sheet on which an image is formed using a thermally decolorable coloring agent; a heat...
Image forming apparatus
There is provided a photoreceptor cleanerless image forming apparatus capable of decreasing color mixture or an exposure error due to reverse transfer toner an...
A spiral antenna includes an antenna element which is formed in a spiral pattern on a dielectric substrate, a cavity which is formed with a space provided...
Digitally controlled oscillator and oscillation method for the same
According to an embodiment, a digitally controlled oscillator outputs an oscillation signal having an oscillation frequency according to an oscillator tuning...
Local oscillator and phase adjusting method for the same
According to one embodiment, a local oscillator includes: an adder that adds an oscillator integer phase and an oscillator fraction phase and outputs the...
Doherty amplifier system and transmitter using the same
According to an embodiment, a Doherty amplifier system has a first Doherty amplifier and a second Doherty amplifier. The first Doherty amplifier operates in a...
Manipulator and control method therefor
A manipulator has a working unit including an end effector and a posture axis for changing the orientation of the manipulator, a compound mechanism provided on...
LED lighting device and lighting equipment
An LED lighting device including a DC power source circuit, a high frequency generation circuit which includes an inverter circuit having switching elements and...
A light-emitting device includes a package having, on a surface thereof, a first portion surrounded by a second portion; a semiconductor blue color...
Semiconductor device, method for manufacturing semiconductor device, and
manufacturing apparatus for...
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor device includes a first semiconductor element, a first electrode, a ball part, a second electrode, and a wire. The...
System in package device
A system in package device according to an example of the present invention includes a package substrate, an external terminal which is arranged on one face...
Semiconductor device, through hole having expansion portion and thin
Semiconductor device includes semiconductor substrate, through hole having first opening and second opening, and including an expansion portion so that an...
Semiconductor device and method of fabricating the same
A method of fabricating a semiconductor device according to one embodiment includes: forming a fin and a film on a semiconductor substrate, the film being...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of manufacturing the
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device includes a first stack unit with a first selection transistor and a second selection transistor formed on a...