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Method of evaluating characteristics of and forming of an insulating film
for a semiconductor device
A method of evaluating characteristics of an insulating film 1 is disclosed. The insulating film 1 is formed of an insulative inorganic material as a main...
Method of recognizing image of nozzle hole and method of correcting
position of liquid droplet ejection head...
In a nozzle hole image recognition method for picturing a nozzle hole of a liquid droplet ejection head which is filled with a function liquid and then...
High strength and low yield ratio cold rolled steel sheet and method of
manufacturing the same
To provide a high strength and low yield ratio cold rolled steel sheet having high elongation property and high flange drawing property, or a plated steel sheet...
Method of manufacturing light-emitting element including the emission
layer and the carrier transfer layer
Methods of manufacturing light-emitting elements including providing an emissive layer and a carrier transfer layer between a pair of electrodes, the carrier...
Gap detector, liquid ejecting apparatus incorporating the same, and gap
detecting method executed in the apparatus
A gap detector is operable to detect a distance between a liquid ejecting head adapted to eject liquid toward a target medium and a platen adapted to support the...
Watch and crown used in this watch
A watch is offered in which the life of the threadedly engaged portion between the stem pipe and the crown can be improved and which has an internal thread...
Liquid ejecting apparatus
A liquid ejecting apparatus comprising a transporting path to transport a first target medium in a first direction and to transport a second target medium in the...
Liquid ejecting head, method of producing the same, and liquid ejecting
A liquid ejecting head includes a channel-forming substrate that communicates with nozzle orifices for ejecting a liquid and that includes a plurality of...
Liquid ejecting apparatus and method for adjusting positions of nozzle
A liquid ejecting apparatus comprises a moving unit that moves by receiving a moving force, and a plurality of nozzle rows for ejecting liquid onto a medium,...
Printing apparatus, printing program, printing method, printing control
device, printing control program,...
A printing apparatus includes a printing head that has a plurality of nozzle modules corresponding to various ink colors arranged in parallel, an abnormal nozzle...
Semiconductor memory device
In a semiconductor memory device 10, the maximum counter value in a carry-up unit 111 of an address counter 110 is set to 128 bits when an access request is for...
Layout system, layout program, and layout method for text or other layout
elements along a grid
A system is provided that sets reference points or lines in a layout region and arranges a layout element in the layout region using the positions of the...
Bulk data transfer and buffer control device and electronic instrument
A data transfer control device for transferring data via a bus includes a buffer controller for controlling access to a data buffer in which a command block...
Image forming apparatus and method of cleaning intermediate transfer belt
An image forming apparatus includes an intermediate transfer belt that has an elastic layer to which a toner image on an image carrier developed using a liquid...
Image processing apparatus, an image processing method, and a computer
readable medium having recorded thereon...
In order to provide an image processing apparatus and an image processing method whereby a high quality output image can be consistently obtained, regardless of...
Method and system for recognizing a candidate character in a captured
A system and method of recognizing characters in a captured image, includes selecting a portion of the image encompassing a string of characters in the captured...
Network congestion recognition and management
Apparatus for managing bandwidth for a plurality of connections each having a respective connection token, the apparatus having corresponding methods and...
Governor and a power generating device and an apparatus using the governor
It is intended to provide a governor that is small, does not produce wear particles or noise, is low cost, is not affected by differences in attitude, is not...
Access to printing material container
The present invention provides a storage device that enables identification data to be readily rewritten and ensures normal completion of a data writing...
Integrated circuit device and electronic instrument
An integrated circuit device includes a data driver block, a memory block, an information storage block in which an address of a defective cell of the memory...
Electro-optic device and electronic apparatus
An electro-optic device includes first and second pixels that form first and second images, respectively. The first and second pixels are arranged alternately in...
Setting a color tone to be applied to an image
When setting a color tone during editing of an image, processes such as the following are performed. First, there is displayed a tone setting screen 200 that...
Electrooptic device, electronic apparatus, and driving method for the
An electrooptic device simultaneously displays a first image and a second image in different directions. The electrooptic device includes a first polarizer and...
Reflective plate, production method therefor, liquid crystal device, and
The invention provides a thin reflective plate having cholesteric liquid crystal that can prevent or reduce a decrease of reflection efficiency. A reflective...
Imaging module, interface, and method handling multiple simultaneous data
A method is provided for transmitting image data in a plurality of formats simultaneously over a data path. Successive data blocks, each comprising compressed...
Color evaluating method of image display device
There is provided a color evaluating method of an image display device, which evaluates colors displayed by the image display device, including: displaying an...
Layout element arranging device, layout element arranging method, layout
element arranging program, computer...
Aspects of the invention can provide natural eye flow chasing images arranged on a path and fully give the feeling of being, liveliness and truthfulness, by...
Electronic circuit, electro-optical device, method for driving
electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
A drive current corresponding to a digital-data voltage or an analog-data voltage transmitted via a data line can be transmitted to an organic EL element of a...
Positioning system, terminal apparatus, terminal apparatus control method,
terminal apparatus control program,...
The terminal apparatus has: positioning vector information generating means for generating positioning vector information which indicates a passing direction and...
Charge and discharge control circuit with variable switching delay time
function and charging-type supply...
A charging and discharging control circuit is provided in which a delay circuit is built in an over-discharge detector circuit, an over-charge detector circuit,...
Quartz crystal vibrator, oscillator and electronic apparatus
To provide a quartz crystal vibrator, an oscillator and an electronic apparatus capable of preventing a bonding electrode from being corroded and easily...
Actuator device, liquid-jet head and liquid-jet apparatus
An actuator device includes: a layer provided on a single crystal silicon (Si) substrate, and made of silicon dioxide (SiO.sub.2); at least one buffer layer...
Method of forming contact hole, method of manufacturing wiring board,
method of manufacturing semiconductor...
A method of forming a contact hole includes forming a first conductive layer patterned so as to serve as an electrode or a wiring on a substrate, forming an...
A screw compressor according to the present invention includes a slide valve adapted to move forward and backward in parallel with the axis of a pair of screw...
Lamp device, manufacturing method for same and projector having a lamp
A lamp device and a projector having the lamp device eliminated of light leaking in a direction opposite to a reflecting direction at a rear end of an...
Resin-coated metal plate and method of drilling printed wiring board using
the metal plate
A resin-coated metal plate used as a protective plate in drilling a printed wiring board has a metal plate and a resin film including a thermoplastic resin...
Cap for vial
Method, program, and system for setting up communication data for devices
and supported applications
A communication setup program eliminates the need for setting communication data common to multiple applications individually for each application. The...
Apparatus and method of rewriting firmware
A main controller sends a "rewrite mode" command to an engine controller. Receiving the command, the engine controller 12 sends a "roger" status. This switches...
Image forming apparatus including plural developers and image forming
An image forming apparatus which includes: a plurality of developers each of which stores therein a toner of the same color and includes a toner carrier...
External-cavity laser light source apparatus and laser light emission
An external-cavity laser light source apparatus includes a plurality of laser light emission modules, each including a first mirror, a second mirror reflecting...
Packet transmission system, packet transmission method, data reception
system, and data reception method
A packet transmission system is provided which successively sends source data from a sender unit after dividing the data into packets and sends a receipt...
Station for wireless network
A wireless network device, such as a printer, to enter an infrastructure-type user wireless LAN as a station, has an additional access point function. A printer...
Print control apparatus and printing system
Systems and methods for reliably canceling a DMA transfer mode and accelerating printer initialization. A host device 3 for controlling a printer having a DMA...
Circuit board for electro-optical device, electro-optical device, and
An electro-optical device includes a pixel electrode, a transistor for driving the pixel electrode, and a storage capacitor for maintaining the voltage applied...
Method and circuit for squelch detection in serial communications
A method, algorithm, architecture, circuits, and/or systems for squelch detection in serial communications are disclosed. In one embodiment, a squelch detector...
Piezoelectric vibrator, intrinsic frequency adjusting method of
piezoelectric vibrator, piezoelectric actuator...
A piezoelectric vibrator includes: a flat plate piezoelectric element, the piezoelectric vibrator vibrating in a mixed mode of stretching vibration that...
Piezoelectric material and piezoelectric device
A piezoelectric material is expressed by a general formula (1) as follows: (Bi.sub.1-xBa.sub.x)(Fe.sub.1-xTi.sub.x)O.sub.3 . . . (1), where x is greater than 0,...
Method of manufacturing a semiconductor integrated circuit and
semiconductor integrated circuit
A semiconductor integrated circuit is provided in which a CMOS transistor is formed on a first conductivity type semiconductor film provided on a first...