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Apparatus, method and computer program product for translating speech, and
terminal that outputs translated speech
In a speech translation apparatus, a correspondence storage unit stores therein identifiers of terminals and usage languages used in the terminals associated...
Appliance control apparatus and method
An appliance control apparatus acquires, at intervals of predetermined time, a state data including values of operation states of respective appliances, stores...
Polishing apparatus and polishing method
An apparatus polishes an object material such as a film on a substrate. This apparatus includes a polishing table for holding a polishing pad having a polishing...
Apparatus, method and system of measuring sleep state
A sleep state measuring apparatus includes an autonomic nerve index obtaining unit that obtains a user's autonomic nerve index; and a sleep periodicity index...
Mobile phone with a plurality of speakers
A mobile phone includes a microphone and a plurality of speakers, the mobile phone changes its configuration state into at least two states, a closed state in...
Wireless communication system with wireless base station and leaky
A wireless communication system which includes a wireless base station; a plurality of leaky transmission lines that function as antennas of the wireless base...
Temperature control of a fixing apparatus using an induction heating
In a fixing apparatus of an embodiment of the invention, a heat roller forwardly and reversely rotated by a drive motor capable of forwardly and reversely...
Apparatus and method for pattern recognition
A pattern recognition method comprises steps of inputting a pattern of a recognition object performing feature extraction from the input pattern to generate a...
B1 mapping in MRI system using k-space spatial frequency domain filtering
Frequency filtering of spatially modulated or "tagged" MRI data in the spatial frequency k-space domain with subsequent 2DFT to the spatial domain and...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An edge map generator/edge weighting coefficient generator performs edge detection for respective blocks that compose a moving image frame Ft, and calculates...
Content processing apparatus and encryption processing method
A content processing apparatus includes a read unit which reads encrypted key information from a recording medium, a decryption unit which decrypts the...
Secret sharing apparatus, method, and program
A secret sharing apparatus according to the present invention is based on a (k,n)-threshold scheme with a threshold of at least 4 but is still operational with...
Optical recording head device, optical recording apparatus, and recording
According to one embodiment, an optical recording head device includes a light source which outputs such a relaxation oscillation optical pulse that a full...
Recording apparatus and broadcast receiving apparatus
According to one aspect of the embodiment, a recording apparatus includes: a recording medium unit having a metal face; a control circuit configured to operate...
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device includes: a memory cell array configured to have a plurality of blocks arranged thereon, each of the blocks being...
Semiconductor memory device with a stacked gate including a charge storage
layer and a control gate and method...
A semiconductor memory device includes a transfer circuit and a control circuit. The transfer circuit which includes a p-type MOS transistor with a source to...
Semiconductor memory device capable of memorizing multivalued data
In a memory cell array, a plurality of memory cells connected to word lines and bit lines are arranged in a matrix. A data storage circuit is connected to the...
A magnetic memory is provided with a memory cell. The memory cell includes a magnetic recording element, an interconnection to generate a radio-frequency...
Semiconductor integrated memory circuit and trimming method thereof
A latch circuit includes first and second inverters connected in a cross-coupling manner at a first node and a second node. A voltage application circuit...
Semiconductor memory device
A semiconductor memory device includes a memory cell array disposing a plurality of memory cells at each intersection of word lines and bit lines, the memory...
Magnetic disk apparatus and information reproducing method
A magnetic disk apparatus includes a magnetic disk that includes a plurality of zones in which a plurality of tracks are arranged for each of circumferences of...
Magnetic recording medium formatted with ROM and RAM regions
A magnetic recording medium has a RAM region and a ROM region. The RAM region includes a plurality of first tracks each having a first magnetic portion. The...
Optical beam scanning apparatus, optical beam scanning method and image
An optical beam scanning apparatus according to the present invention includes a light source, a pre-deflection optical system, a light deflecting device, a...
Image forming apparatus and method using density test patterns to adjust
process parameters and subsequently...
An image forming apparatus that forms a color image includes: a sensor that detects a density of an image formed on the transfer body; a density adjusting unit...
Image forming apparatus
In the present invention, in a color copy machine, original modes of copy job units, and setting changes of sharpness adjustment, whose updates are permitted...
Projection exposure method
A projection exposure method that projects the shape of a hole onto a wafer by projecting a diffracted light, which is produced by applying light to a mask...
Liquid crystal display device
On an opposite substrate, such a protrusion that is not contact with an array substrate is disposed. Alternatively, on the array substrate, such a protrusion...
Flexible display device with dilatant fluid
A display device is provide, which includes a supporting substrate, a flexible display provided with a transparent display substrate formed above the supporting...
Solid-state device having digital signal processing circuit
An analog signal photo-electrically converted in a pixel of a light receiving area is converted to a digital signal by an ADC. The digital signal is processed...
Image pickup device and method for processing an interpolated color signal
An image pickup device has a signal processing part configured to perform signal process for the first to third color signals. The signal processing part...
Flat display device and method of driving the same
An object of the present invention is to provide a flat display device which achieves an excellent and stable display even when the periodicity of voltage...
Antenna device, radio tag reader and article management system
There is provided with an antenna device includes; a first antenna element which is either a spiral antenna element or a loop-like antenna element; and a first...
There is provided an antenna apparatus including: a finite ground plane; a plate-like conductive element configured to include a first conductive plate disposed...
Pulse detecting equipment
A pulse detecting equipment includes a log compression processor (105) for logarithm-converting signal levels of a reception signal received at an antenna and...
RFID interrogator device
RFID interrogator device carries out an automatic gain control when an RF signal from RFID tag with a backscatter radio-communication is received. To carry out...
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) using SPIR and/or chess suppression
A magnetic resonance imaging apparatus includes an imaging condition setting unit and an image data acquisition unit. The imaging condition setting unit sets an...
Semiconductor integrated circuit and method of controlling MEMS-type
variable capacitance capacitor
A first pump circuit generates a first voltage for decreasing the distance between primary electrodes. The first voltage is limited to a predetermined limit by...
Rotating electric machine with rotor cooling slots
A rotor of a rotating electric machine includes a cylindrical rotor core, a plurality of coil slots provided on an outer periphery of the rotor core along a...
A semiconductor device includes: a first insulating layer; a semiconductor layer provided on the first insulating layer; a first semiconductor region...
A semiconductor device includes pMISFET and nMIS formed on the semiconductor substrate. The pMISFET includes, on the semiconductor substrate, first source/drain...
Semiconductor device including a halo layer and method of fabricating the
A semiconductor device 1 according to one embodiment of the invention includes: a semiconductor substrate 10; a convex region 12 provided on the semiconductor...
Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
According to an aspect of the invention, there is provided a semiconductor device including a plurality of memory cells, comprising a plurality of floating gate...
A semiconductor device is comprised of a semiconductor substrate, conductive layers stacked above the semiconductor substrate, which is comprised of a...
Two unshielded photosensors to determine the outside-light illuminance and two shielded photosensors are placed alternating both in the longitudinal direction...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method of same
A FinFET and nanowire transistor with strain direction optimized in accordance with the sideface orientation and carrier polarity and an SMT-introduced...
Apparatus for annealing, method for annealing, and method for
manufacturing a semiconductor device
An apparatus for annealing a substrate includes a substrate stage having a substrate mounting portion configured to mount the substrate; a heat source having a...
Semiconductor memory device and method of fabricating the same
A semiconductor memory includes a memory cell array area provided with first and second memory cells and having a first active area and a first element...
CMOS device fabrication method with PMOS interface insulating film formed
concurrently with sidewall insulating...
According to one aspect of the invention, there is provided a semiconductor device fabrication method comprising: forming a first gate electrode via a first...
Method of laser annealing semiconductor layer and semiconductor devices
A laser annealing method includes forming a nitrogen-doped layer on a semiconductor layer, the nitrogen-doped layer having a nitrogen concentration of at least...
Light-emitting device and method for producing light emitting device
A method for producing a light-emitting device, includes: performing, on a first substrate made of III-V group compound semiconductor, crystal growth of a...