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Method and apparatus for resizing images
A method of fractionally resizing an image comprises locating areas of sensitivity in the image. Adjustment lines in the image are selected at least partially...
Correction of the colorimetric value of colors measured under different
observation conditions and generation...
For extracting a spectral distribution for correcting a result of color measurement under a first observation condition into a result of color measurement under...
Intrinsic polarizer and method of manufacturing an intrinsic polarizer
An improved method of forming an intrinsic polarizer, referred to as a K-type polarizer, includes stretching a polymeric film a first stretching step. The...
There are provided a framing assisting means for displaying as a moving picture object data as well as a profile of an area that is synthesized with a foreground...
Printing apparatus with component information fault protection
The present invention provides a printing apparatus that can be continuously used without imposing enormous cost and time on the user, even if a memory storing a...
Liquid crystal display and electronic apparatus
To reduce the operation time of the manufacturing process by decreasing the delay in the time required for injecting the liquid crystal due to the projections...
Pixel circuit, light-emitting device, and image forming apparatus
A pixel circuit includes a light-emitting element which emits light having the intensity corresponding to an amount of a driving current; a driving transistor...
Display driver and electro-optical device
A display driver which drives a plurality of data lines of an electro-optical panel, including: a data input section to which display data or setting data is...
Method of correcting unevenness of brightness, correction circuit for
correcting unevenness of brightness,...
To correct unevenness of brightness caused from unevenness in a cell gap, etc. with high accuracy. When unevenness of brightness of pixels is corrected by adding...
Automatic gain control (AGC) with lock detection
A method, algorithm, circuits, and/or systems for automatic gain control (AGC) are disclosed. In one embodiment, an AGC circuit can include a comparator...
Signal transmission circuit, data transfer control device and electronic
A signal transmission circuit transmitting signals via first and second signal lines that provide a differential pair, includes: a current source installed...
A semiconductor device comprises IC chips, each having semiconductor elements and pad regions, formed on a substrate, and conductor patterns for detecting...
Semiconductor wafer examination method and semiconductor chip
A semiconductor wafer examination method that includes: preparing a wafer formed with a chip area for use as a semiconductor chip; firstly examining the wafer by...
Motor and motor drive system
Provided is a motor having a combination of a plurality of coil pairs and a permanent magnet, wherein these coil pairs are supplied with an excitation signal...
Organic EL device having a transflective layer and a light-reflective
electrode constituting an optical resonator
An organic EL device includes light-reflective electrodes; light-transmissive electrodes; organic EL layers that are respectively provided between the...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device includes: a semiconductor substrate that has an integrated circuit; a plurality of electrodes that is formed on the semiconductor...
A semiconductor device includes: a semiconductor substrate having a first face in which a hole is formed; an insulating section made of an insulating material,...
Transistor type ferroelectric memory and method of manufacturing the same
A transistor type ferroelectric memory including: a substrate; a gate electrode formed above the substrate; a ferroelectric layer formed above the substrate to...
Image reading device and image reading method
An image reading device which reads a document as an image includes a light source unit, a light receiving unit, a transporting mechanism which relatively...
Lens and method of manufacturing lens
A lens including a lens base material, a hard coat layer that is laminated on the lens base material directly or via a primer layer and includes a metal oxide...
Method of manufacturing optical sheet, optical sheet, planar lighting
apparatus, and electro optical apparatus
A method of manufacturing an optical sheet includes: discharging a liquid droplet discharged to one side surface of a sheet substrate; and curing the liquid...
There is provided a shutter apparatus including a substrate having a shutter opening and at lease two sectors that are supported by spindles swingably and that...
To provide a timepiece in which operations for a rotation stop of a bezel and its release are easy, and reliability and a durability of the rotation stop are...
Platen moving mechanism and thermal printer
A platen moving mechanism has a main body frame having a first recess, a head that performs processing on a sheet material, and a platen roller having a shaft...
Liquid-jet head and liquid-jet apparatus
A liquid-jet head includes: head main bodies each including at least a nozzle plate in which nozzle orifices are formed, each of the nozzle orifices being that...
Liquid ejecting apparatus, liquid ejecting system, and liquid ejecting
A liquid ejecting apparatus is provided that carries out dot forming at high speed and carries out dot forming at high resolution with respect to a medium. For...
Waste ink storage structure, ink cartridge, waste ink tank and ink jet
A waste ink storage structure including: container walls, defining a storage space adapted to store a waste ink; a waste ink inlet portion adapted to pour the...
Correction value determining method, correction value determining
apparatus, and storage medium having program...
A correction value determining method of the present invention includes: causing a head to record a first pattern for confirming a transport amount of a medium,...
Piezoelectric vibration angular velocity sensor
An angular velocity sensor includes a protrusion protruding in a Y'-axis direction and extending in an X-axis direction on a main surface of a rotated Y cut...
Method of manufacturing liquid-jet head and liquid-jet head
Included are the steps of: forming piezoelectric elements on a surface of a passage-forming substrate with a vibration plate in between, and forming a...
Specimen preparing apparatus
Image forming apparatus and control method of that apparatus
An image forming apparatus adapted for a smooth mounting/dismounting of a process unit and for the reduction of wasteful power consumption is provided.Unless a...
Determination of portrait against back light
A CPU 200 compares a luminance distribution characteristic of image data with a reference luminance distribution characteristic, and then confirms that the image...
Backlit image judgment
A CPU 200 analyzes inner region pixels IP and outer region pixels OP independently; compares an inner luminance distribution characteristic i.e. a luminance...
Image processing apparatus, printer and control method of the image
When data of one block is subjected to Huffman decoding (S100 to S120), inverse quantization processing is executed on the decoded data (S130), and when a...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image processing
program and recording medium for...
An image processing apparatus comprises a pixel group reference point determination unit 64 that divides the input image data into predetermined pixel groups and...
Method and apparatus applying digital image filtering to color filter
A method and graphics controller for processing an image is provided wherein color filter array (CFA) data representing the image is received from a digital...
Semiconductor device, logic circuit and electronic equipment
A semiconductor device comprises: a) a multiple layered substrate including a semiconductor substrate, an insulation film formed on the semiconductor substrate,...
Ferroelectric memory device and electronic apparatus
A ferroelectric memory device includes: a first p-channel type MISFET connected between a first bit line and a first node; a second p-channel type MISFET...
Method of driving electrophoretic display device, and electrophoretic
An electrophoretic display device includes a transparent element substrate, a transparent opposite substrate, an electrophoretic display layer, and a selector....
Actuator, optical scanner, and image forming apparatus
An actuator includes: a first vibration system including a driving member having a frame shape, and a pair of first axial members each one end of which supports...
Printing method and printing system
A printing method for printing an image on a medium according to the present invention includes the following steps: printing a correction pattern based on a...
Error diffusion method and apparatus using weighted vectors along a
diagonal to correct for non-ideal ink ejection
A device including: an acquirer acquiring image data having an M-value (M.gtoreq.3) pixel value; a memory storing nozzle information; another memory storing...
Image processing according to image output mode
Picture quality adjustment processing is executed using picture quality adjustment parameter value sets corresponding to a plurality of output modes. First and...
Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
An electro-optical device includes a pair of an opposing substrate and an element substrate, pixel electrodes, a sealing member, an opposing electrode, a...
Liquid crystal device and projection display device
A liquid crystal device includes a pair of substrates; a liquid crystal layer interposed between the pair of substrates, the liquid crystal layer being composed...
Electro-optical device, electronic apparatus, and method of manufacturing
electro-optical device having...
An electro-optical device includes: an electro-optical device substrate; step portions having a concave shape that are formed on a predetermined insulating film...
Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus
A mirror driver drives deflection mirror surfaces into a pivoting action at a frequency belonging to a first drive frequency band in which the high-frequency...