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Inverter for liquid crystal display, and power supply arrangement
comprising such an inverter
A power supply arrangement is provided for supplying power to a plurality of back and/or edge illumination devices (5) in a liquid crystal display unit (1),...
Starter for minimizing damage to lamp electrodes of a discharge lamp at
A starter for a discharge lamp is disclosed for operation from an AC supply voltage. The starter comprises a first terminal for connection to a first lamp...
Lamp, in particular for automotive headlights
A lamp includes a burner configured to generate light and a base having a first part connectable to a second part. The first part is configured to hold the...
Quad flat non-leaded package comprising a semiconductor device
A semiconductor package is proposed. The semiconductor package includes a discrete semiconductor chip on a die pad, a plurality of bond pads situated next to the...
Thin film transistor substrate of a horizontal electric field type LCD and
fabricating method thereof
A thin film transistor substrate structure of a horizontal electric field type LCD comprises a plurality of signal lines including a gate, a data, and a common...
Method of forming insulating layer and method of fabricating thin film
transistor using the same
A method of forming an insulating layer including preparing a substrate and depositing an insulating layer on the substrate such that density of a top portion of...
Method for fabricating polycrystalline silicon thin film transistor
A thin film transistor device includes a substrate, a buffer layer on the substrate, an active layer on the buffer layer, the active layer is formed of...
Method of correcting a real-time clock of an electronic apparatus
A method of correcting a real-time clock of an electronic apparatus, notably a mobile telephone, in which the real-time clock operates with a first clock...
Aerosol generator and methods of making and using an aerosol generator
An aerosol generator includes a flow passage having an inlet and an outlet, a heater arranged relative to the flow passage for heating the flow passage, a source...
Method for measuring a permeation rate, a test and an apparatus for
measuring and testing
A method is proposed for measuring water permeability of substrates (1). A reactive compound (Ca, Ba) which reacts with a diffusing material, e.g. water, is...
Apparatus and method for thermomechanically forming an aluminide part of a
A method of thermomechanically forming an aluminide part of a workpiece resistively heats at least a portion of the aluminide part, plastically deforms the...
Graphical user interface and approach therefor
A circuit testing and control approach involves configurable switch control for automatically detecting and routing test signals along a plurality of test...
Physiological model based non-rigid image registration
A method for non-rigid registration and fusion of images with physiological modeled organ motions resulting from respiratory motion and cardiac motion that are...
Bluetooth cassette-like device for a hands-free cell-phone kit
A hands-free kit for cell-phones combines the wireless capabilities of Bluetooth and the sound and visual functionalities of a tape player. A device that has a...
Method for conformance testing of radio communication equipment
The invention provides a method of conformance testing of a secondary station for use in a radio communication system which permits a soft handover process in...
A radio receiver configurable to operate in either a low-IF or a zero-IF mode comprises a quadrature down-converter (108,110,112,114) for generating in-phase (I)...
Apparatus and method for parallel multimedia processing
An apparatus and method for processing a multimedia digital bitstream is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a processing chain made up of a plurality of media...
Data carrier including a circuit with time slot determination means and
time slot fixation means
Each data carrier of multiple data carriers is assigned a time slot within which to communicate with a base station. The base station allocates the time slots by...
Optical disc drive apparatus, method for measuring tilt of an optical
disc, and method for correcting tilt of...
Tilt (.theta.(r, .phi.)) is measured in a measuring location (P(r, .phi.) optical disc (2). A pivotable objective lens (34) is brought to a first focus measuring...
Array substrate for in-plane switching mode liquid crystal display device
and method for fabricating the same
An array substrate device for a liquid crystal display device includes a substrate, a gate line extending along a first direction on the substrate, a data line...
Method for fabricating a transflective liquid crystal display device
A fabricating method of an array substrate for a transflective liquid crystal display device includes: sequentially depositing a first metal layer and an...
Backlight assembly with frame housing comprising a guide portion for
guiding the light unit wires and liquid...
A backlight assembly includes a plurality of optical sheets, a frame for housing the plurality of optical sheets and a light unit, the frame having a guide...
Array substrate for liquid crystal display device and fabricating method
An array substrate for a liquid crystal display device includes a substrate, a gate line on the substrate, the gate line connected to a gate pad, a data line on...
Colloidal solution comprising silver metal particles and a silane
The invention pertains to a composition comprising silver metal particles and an additive, characterized in that the additive is a silane derivative comprising...
Method and apparatus for shorthand processing of medical images, wherein
mouse positionings and/or actuations...
A spatially displayed medical image undergoes processing through cursored user interaction on such image. In particular, mouse positionings and/or actuations...
Apparatus and method of driving liquid crystal display device
An apparatus and method of driving a liquid crystal display device are disclosed in the present invention. The liquid crystal display device includes a plurality...
Method and apparatus for multi-dimensionally encoding and decoding
In a method of multi-dimensionally encoding a user data stream of user words into a channel data stream of channel words evolving in a one-dimensional direction...
PLL circuit leakage compensation circuit for generating a leakage
A PLL circuit with a series coupling of a charge pump, a loop filter and a voltage-controlled oscillator generating an output frequency (f), the ...
Front stage amplifier with different modes
A multimode front stage amplifier and method of amplifying a signal having an optimum signal output for weak signals as well as for strong signals provided for...
A voltage comparator with comparing means that are energized upon the occurrence of a clock-edge and that are de-energized when the comparison operation is...
III-nitride light emitting device with reduced polarization fields
A semiconductor light emitting device includes a light emitting layer sandwiched between two spacer layers. The difference between the net polarization in at...
Sequential lateral solidification device and method of crystallizing
silicon using the same
A sequential lateral solidification (SLS) device and a method of crystallizing silicon using the same is disclosed, wherein alignment keys are formed on a...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing a packaged semiconductor device,
packaged semiconductor device obtained...
The invention relates to a method of manufacturing a packaged semiconductor device comprising subjecting a metal carrier provided with at least one semiconductor...
Synchronized personal video recorders
A method, apparatus and system for synchronizing the video output of personal video recorders in two or more locations. A broadcast program is received and...
Method and apparatus for decorrelating a random number generator using a
A method and apparatus are disclosed for generating random numbers using the meta-stable behavior of flip-flops. A flip-flop is clocked with an input that...
Method of and device for recording information
A method of and an apparatus for writing data on and reading data from a recording medium such as an optical disc, a magnetic disc and, particularly, a tape are...
Turbo decoder system comprising parallel decoders
A turbo decoder system (1) for decoding turbo coded bits, is provided with a system input (2) and a plurality of turbo decoders (3; 3-1, . . . 3-n) each having a...
Record carrier with a servo track having wobble with reduced cross-talk
and an apparatus for scanning the...
A record carrier (1) has a servo track (4) indicating an information track (9) intended for recording information blocks represented by marks, this servo track...
Liquid crystal display device and method of manufacturing the same
A liquid crystal display device includes first and second substrates spaced apart from each other, and a display region, a non-display region and a seal pattern...
In-plane switching mode liquid crystal display device comprising common
electrodes and pixel electrodes on both...
An In-Plane switching mode liquid crystal display (LCD) device includes: lower and upper substrates; gate and data lines crossing each other on the lower...
Liquid crystal display device having multi-domain structure including a
distorting pattern under the pixel...
An array substrate for a liquid crystal display device includes a gate line and a data line on a substrate, the gate line crossing the data line to define a...
Display device and method of changing the display settings thereof
A method of changing display settings of a device (5) for displaying a video signal includes generating new display settings by varying the value of a first...
Method and apparatus of driving liquid crystal display device
A method and apparatus of driving a liquid crystal display device is disclosed in the present invention. The liquid crystal display device includes a plurality...
Directional image display
Apparatus for displaying an image, including a receiver for receiving data having the location of a first object and for receiving data having the location of a...
Electronic circuit with a sigma delta A/D converter
The A/D convener has a digital output for outputting a digital output signal selected from a set of three or more available values. A feedback loop generates the...
Method and system for automatically controlling a personalized networked
Using known methods of face recognition, appliances can be automatically initiated and/or adjusted as a user enters an environment, such as a home or a room. The...
Electronic inductive and capacitive component
An electronic component with inductive and capacitive properties has a core carrying at least one pair of conducting electrodes. The electrodes are wound round...
A switching power amplifier of class D has a switching stage for generating a block wave signal by alternately switching the block wave signal between supply...
Voltage doubler circuit
The invention relates to a voltage processing unit comprising an integrated charge pump 11 for multiplying a voltage Vx applied to an input of the integrated...