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Protecting content from illicit reproduction by proof of existence of a
complete data set via self-referencing...
A number of data items are selected for inclusion in a data set so as to discourage a transmission of the entire set over a limited bandwidth communications...
Method and device for generating a scalable coded video signal from a
non-scalable coded video signal
The invention is a method of modifying data for obtaining a scalable video signal composed of a base video signal and a set of enhancement video signals from a...
Writing scheme for an optical recording medium
A writing scheme for writing an information to an optical recording medium by forming mark areas, e.g. pit areas, corresponding to a predetermined state of said...
Pattern mask, liquid crystal injection process, and method of fabricating
LCD device using the same
A liquid crystal injection method for fabricating a liquid crystal display (LCD) device includes attaching a liquid crystal material to a pattern mask to form a...
In-plane switching mode thin film transistor liquid crystal display device
with wide viewing angle
This disclosure provides an array substrate for use in an IPS-LCD device which includes substantially zigzag-shaped pixel and common electrodes. The pixel...
Array substrate for in-plane switching mode liquid crystal display device
and method of fabricating the same
An array substrate for an in-plane switching liquid crystal display device includes: a gate line on a substrate; a data line crossing the gate line to define a...
Light modulation remover
The quality of recorded images with for example a high speed camera can be detoriated by light modulation which is a consequence of for example gas-discharge...
Processing module for a computer system device
A processing module converts an input signal, which is generated in a computer system device, into a digital output signal at a video output. The digital output...
LCD inspection apparatus
A liquid crystal display (LCD) inspection apparatus is provided which is capable of preventing detection of defects from being omitted or degraded due to...
Organic electroluminescent device
The invention provides a tool to select reliable organic LED devices, where the risk for failure before the end of its lifetime is low. This tool comprises the...
Active matrix organic electro luminescence display device and
manufacturing method for the same
An active matrix organic electro luminescent display (ELD) device comprises a substrate, first and second active layers formed of polycrystalline silicon on the...
Method for fabricating semiconductor devices having silicided electrodes
The invention relates to a method for fabricating a semiconductor device having a semiconductor body that comprises a first semiconductor structure having a...
Apparatus and method for preparing and delivering fuel
A method and apparatus for vaporizing liquid fuel. The apparatus includes at least one capillary flow passage, the at least one capillary flow passage having an...
Conveyor system having width adjustment unit
A conveyor system is disclosed, having a width adjustment unit capable of adjusting a width according to the size of goods to transfer semiprocessed goods in the...
Dual-function night lamp
Ear clip headphone
Control architecture for a high-throughput multi-processor channel
A multi-processor unit includes a first domain for processing data according to first configuration information and having multiple first domain processors each...
Method to measure transmission delay between 1394 bridges
In lieu of a strictly dedicated bus transaction such as a ping and self-identification, the timing delays for an IEEE 1394 serial bus are determined by an...
Data compression and expansion of an audio signal
A data compression apparatus for data compressing an audio signal includes an input terminal (1) for receiving the audio signal, a 1-bit A/D converter (4) for...
Method and device for monitoring a system
The present invention relates to a method for monitoring a system in which a datum-line display (11) is generated on a viewing screen (4) for at least one...
Heart modeling using a template
A device, a method and a computer program to model and report an anatomic structure, for example for coronary angiography is provided. The graphical editor...
Universal remote control unit with automatic appliance identification and
System and method for automatically programming a universal remote. In the system, the remote acquires identification data from a particular device at which it...
System and method for hybrid conditional access for receivers of encrypted
A system for decrypting transmissions encrypted by a transmission station includes a receiver having a first conditional access module embedded within the...
Communication set with detection of set function and line condition
A description is given of a communication set for connection to a communication line such as a telephone line, which communication set includes means for...
Shaped anode x-ray tube
An x-ray tube (16) suitable for use in a computed tomography (CT) scanner (10) includes an envelope (42) which defines an evacuated chamber. An anode (40) and a...
Generating coefficients for a prediction filter in an encoder
A transmitter is disclosed for transmitting a transmission signal via a transmission medium. The transmitter derives a prediction signal from the digital...
Disc drive apparatus
An optical disc drive apparatus (1) comprises: rotating means (4) for rotating an optical disc (2); a sledge (10) radially displaceable with respect to an...
Head arrangement for domain expansion magnetic amplifying magneto-optical
A head arrangement for reading a magneto-optical recording medium (10) having a storage layer and a read-out layer, includes an improved field generating device...
System and method for measuring the permeability of a material
A system for measuring the permeability of a material includes a light source for illuminating the material, and a stray light sensor for detecting stray light...
Liquid crystal display with electrostatic protecting circuits
An LCD provided with an electrostatic protecting circuit includes a plurality of signal lines formed at constant intervals, a common electrode arranged in a...
Method for post-processing a 3D digital video signal
The present invention relates to a method for post-processing a 3D digital video signal, said digital video signal having a plurality of views with associated...
Liquid crystal display device and driving method thereof
A liquid crystal display and a method of driving the same is capable of for preventing a difference in brightness from occurring between horizontal line blocks....
Active matrix electroluminescent display
An active matrix display includes a display element for producing a visual output when the display element is driven with a constant current, and drive circuitry...
Error-correcting binary run-length-limited product-code
A signal includes a runlength limited (RLL) encoded binary d,k channel bitstream, parameter d defining a minimum number and k defining a maximum number of zeroes...
MRI system having a gradient magnet system with a gyroscope
The invention relates to an MRI system (1) comprising an examination volume (11), a main magnet system (13) for generating a main magnetic (field (B.sub.0) in...
Method of monitoring a magnetic field drift of a magnetic resonance
The invention enables to monitor a magnetic field drift of a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus on the basis of the magnetic resonance signals, which are...
An illumination unit has a light source, in particular a high-intensity discharge lamp or an ultra high performance lamp, a main reflector and a back reflector...
Ion beam irradiation device
Disclosed is an ion beam irradiation device including a holder supporting a substrate; and an ion beam source that is a predetermined distance from the substrate...
Domestic appliance and heating structure for a domestic appliance
An electric heating structure of a domestic appliance includes at least one first electric heating track (23) having a positive temperature coefficient and at...
Method for fabricating liquid crystal display device
A method for fabricating a TFT array substrate for a liquid crystal display device is provided. The method includes: preparing a substrate; forming a gate line...
Method of fabricating an array substrate
An array substrate for use in an X-ray sensing device and in an LCD device is fabricated using plasma gas treatment. Especially, an indium-tin-oxide (ITO)...
An illumination system comprising, a) a light source; b) a light-directing assembly (1) in close proximity to the light source and comprising a plurality of...
A luminaire includes at least two lamps and a main reflector whose outer edge defines a light emission window. A counter reflector is provided opposite the main...
Master traffic lamp
Method and device for building a variable-length error code
The invention relates to a variable-length error-correcting (VLEC) code technique, in which the main steps are: defining all the needed parameters, generating a...
Apparatus and method for providing IEEE 802.11e hybrid coordinator
recovery and backoff rules
An apparatus and method is disclosed for providing recovery and backoff rules for a hybrid coordinator of an IEEE 802.11e Quality of Service (QoS) wireless...