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Texture processing apparatus, method and program
A texture processing apparatus includes a CG data acquisition unit acquiring calculator graphics (CG) data including CG model data, camera data, light data,...
Mobile apparatus including input sections capable of displaying one or
According to one aspect of the invention, there is provided a mobile apparatus including: a plurality of input sections each configured to display at least one...
Information processing apparatus, and image display apparatus and method
An apparatus includes a unit computing, at each of positions on a target, first products of first reference values for light sources and factors for light...
Active matrix display device
A plurality of pixel units are arranged in a matrix, each pixel unit including a display element and a pixel circuit which supplies a driving current to the...
Information presenting apparatus, method, and computer program product
According to one embodiment, an information presenting apparatus includes: point-of-view position identifying module; line-of-sight direction identifying...
Entry control system and entry control method
To provide an entry control system as well as an entry control method allowing for an easy entry of user, permitting a restriction to persons who have a...
Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and magnetic resonance imaging method
of controlling image contrast
A magnetic resonance imaging apparatus includes a data acquisition unit and an image data generating unit. The data acquisition unit acquires MR signals for...
Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and magnetic resonance imaging method
for improving uniformity in...
A magnetic resonance imaging apparatus includes a sensitivity map data generating unit and a sensitivity corrected image data generating unit. The sensitivity...
Anode cap, and voltage supply unit and image display apparatus utilizing
An image display apparatus includes a display panel having an anode and an anode terminal, wherein the anode is disposed at an inside of the display panel, the...
Magnetoresistive random access memory including reference cells
A magnetoresistive random access memory includes first and second magnetoresistive effect element. A shape of the first magnetoresistive effect element has a...
Non-volatile semiconductor memory device and depletion-type MOS transistor
A peripheral circuit includes at least a first transistor. The first transistor comprises a gate electrode formed on a surface of a semiconductor layer via a...
Borderless contacts for word lines or via contacts for bit lines are formed using interconnect patterns, a part of which is removed. A semiconductor memory...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory having transistor with a diffusion
blocking layer between the lower gate and...
A memory cell has a floating gate electrode, a first inter-gate insulating film arranged on the floating gate electrode, and a control gate electrode arranged...
Semiconductor light-emitting device
A semiconductor light-emitting device including a substrate, an n-type semiconductor layer formed on the substrate, an active layer laminated on the n-type...
Method of fabricating a semiconductor device
According to one embodiment, a method of fabricating a semiconductor device is disclosed. The method can include forming an amorphous layer on a portion of a...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device, semiconductor device and
manufacturing method of nonvolatile...
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device includes a gate portion formed by laminating a tunnel insulating film, floating gate electrode, inter-poly insulating...
Method for manufacturing a semiconductor light emitting device
In one embodiment, a method is disclosed for manufacturing a semiconductor light emitting device. The device includes a crystal layer including a nitride...
The developing agent is selected to have a distribution of adhesive force to the surface of an image carrier, which is configured such that the ratio of the...
Manganese dry battery containing an anode zinc can made of zinc and
A virtually lead additive-free but highly reliable and practical anode zinc can for a battery with improved process-ability and corrosion resistance. A...
Sheet finishing apparatus and control method
A sheet finishing apparatus includes: a puncher which moves between a penetrate position and a standby position; a detection unit which detects a lateral edge...
Sheet finisher, image forming apparatus using the same, and sheet
A sheet finisher of the invention includes a saddle stitch unit configured to stitch a center of a sheet bundle in which printed sheets are bundled, a fold unit...
Magnetic guide apparatus
A signal correction arithmetic unit is provided in a control apparatus to control a magnetic force of a magnetic guide unit. The signal correction arithmetic...
Loom and drive device of loom
A loom (1) has feed motor (27) rotating a warp beam (3) in a direction to feeding warps (V) from the warp beam (3), a heddles (10) opening and closing the warps...
Ultrasonic probe and ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus
An ultrasonic probe has a plurality of modules joined at least along the elevation direction. The module has a plurality of first piezoelectric transducers...
Defect detection method of turbine generator end ring
A defect detection method of a turbine generator end ring includes a first ultrasonic testing step of conducting ultrasonic testing by an angle beam technique...
Set of masks, method of generating mask data and method for forming a
A method of generating mask data, for a set of masks used to transfer a pattern for delineating a circuit pattern of a semiconductor integrated circuit,...
Wireless communication base station device configured to use plural
communication schemes, and wireless...
A wireless communication base station device includes a measuring section and a communication period determining section. The device is configured to use a...
Complementary optical wiring apparatus
A complementary optical wiring apparatus includes an optical transmitter, first and second optical transmission lines, and an optical receiver, the optical...
Pattern misalignment measurement method, program, and semiconductor device
A pattern misalignment measurement method includes acquiring an inspection image of a composite pattern formed by superposing a plurality of kinds of element...
Pattern inspection apparatus, pattern inspection method, and manufacturing
method of semiconductor device
A pattern inspection method includes: acquiring an image of a pattern; performing matching of CAD data for the pattern and the image; extracting coordinates of...
Medical image storage device
A medical image observation device relating to the present invention receives enhanced image data having a plurality of medical images, and splits the enhanced...
Face feature point detection apparatus and method of the same
An image input unit configured to enter a face image, a search area and scale setting unit configured to set a search area and a scale, an image feature point...
Tilting mechanism and electronic apparatus
According to one embodiment, a tilting mechanism includes a fixed section including a guide surface depressed in an arc shape; and a movable section having an...
Dynamic image encoding device and method
A fade detection unit performs fade detection, and in a case where a judgment of fade-in has been made, an encoding control unit notifies a motion detection...
Wireless communication device
A wireless communication device includes: an analyzing unit for analyzing an MAC header of a received frame; a storage unit for storing a source address when...
Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method using
variable transmission rate
A wireless communication apparatus includes a transmission section and a control section. The transmission section transmits data using wireless communication....
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
A nonvolatile-semiconductor-memory-device including a cell array having a plurality of MATs (unit-cell-array) disposed in a matrix, the MATs each include a...
Method for controlling semiconductor storage device comprising memory
cells each configured to hold multi-bit...
A method for controlling a semiconductor storage device including memory cells each configured to hold data of 2 bits or more, the method includes starting...
Information recording and reproducing device
According to one embodiment, an information recording and reproducing device includes a first layer, a second layer and a recording layer. The recording layer...
Semiconductor switch and power conversion system provided with
A semiconductor switch is provided with a main element having reverse conductivity and serving as a voltage-driven switching element having a high withstand...
Optical beam scanning apparatus, optical beam scanning method, image
forming apparatus and image forming method
An optical beam scanning apparatus according to the present invention includes a light source, a pre-deflection optical system, a light deflecting device...
Apparatus and control method for image reading, image forming apparatus
It is made possible to determine image characteristics in a reading image while the image of an original is being read. A first line sensor (9R2, 9G2, 9B2) is...
Image sensor and driving method therefor
This disclosure concerns an image sensor including: an imaging area; row selection lines; and column signal lines, wherein a pixel includes: a photodiode; a...
Solid-state image pickup element and solid-state image pickup device
A solid-state image pickup element includes: a semiconductor layer of a first conductivity type; a pixel area having pixels formed in a matrix form, each of the...
Radio apparatus and antenna adapted for contactless communication
A radio apparatus having a casing and an antenna is provided. The casing has first, second and third faces. The second face and the third face correspond to a...
Antenna device and radio communication device
There is provided with an antenna device includes a conductive ground plane; an antenna including a radiating element; at least one variable capacitor having...
Information equipment with a plurality of radio communication antennas
Information equipment according to an embodiment includes a display housing with a display unit, a first radio communication antenna disposed at an end part of...
Wide range interpolative voltage controlled oscillator
Systems and methods for increasing the frequency range of an output signal generated by a VCO, where one or more variable delay units are incorporated into an...