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Video decoding device and method using a deblocking filtering step
Quantization in video coding is a lossy treatment and has as its main result that blocking artefacts occur at the boundary of two blocks during the decoding...
Computer vision system and method employing hierarchical object
A method and apparatus are disclosed for classifying objects using a hierarchical object classification scheme. The hierarchical object classification scheme...
Image processing method for displaying an image sequence of a deformable
3-D object with indications of the...
Image processing method for displaying an image sequence of a deformable 3-D object with indications of the object wall motions comprising steps of acquiring...
Method for manufacturing an electroacoustical transducer comprising a
In an electroacoustic transducer (21) with a stationary transducer part (23) and with a membrane configuration (17) comprising a membrane (15) and a handling...
Substitution-box for symmetric-key ciphers
An input data block is cryptographically converted into an output data block; by performing a non-linear operation on the input data block using an S-box based...
Dose control in CT-images
A method for determining a modulation function for modulating intensity of X-rays provided by an X-ray source of a CT-system for CT-imaging a slice of a region a...
Four-dimensional helical tomographic scanner
A computed tomography imaging scanner (10) acquires helical cone beam projection data for a volume of interest (46) using at least two source trajectory helices....
Wavelet based coding using motion compensated filtering based on both
single and multiple reference frames
A method and device is disclosed for encoding a group of video frames. A first number of frames in the group is motion compensated temporally filtered based on...
Single-loop motion-compensation fine granular scalability
A video coding technique having motion compensation for bi-directional predicted frames (B-frames) and predicted frames (P-frames). The video coding technique...
Hybrid frequency-time domain equalizer
A channel decoder employs a hybrid frequency-time domain equalizer for effectively combining a frequency domain equalizer with a time domain equalizer to achieve...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device including opposite first and second substrates, and column spacers between the first and second substrates, the column spacers...
Liquid crystal display
A liquid crystal display including: a first transparent substrate coated with a first alignment layer, a second transparent substrate coated with a second...
In-plane switching mode liquid crystal display device and method for
manufacturing the same
An in-plane switching mode LCD device and a method for manufacturing the same are disclosed. The in-plane switching mode LCD device includes first and second...
Method of providing an estimate of a location
A method of providing an estimate of the location of first and second devices MS1, MS2 comprising the steps of obtaining at least one range measurement from the...
Circuit with a digital to analog converter
A first and second signal source are coupled to an analog output in a digital input signal dependent configuration. The signal sources so that a contribution of...
Frequency divider with reduced jitter and transmitter based thereon
An apparatus for generating an output signal whose frequency is lower than the frequency of an input signal is disclosed. The apparatus includes a chain of...
Magnetic resonance method
A novel magnetic resonance imaging method is presented to produce a magnetic resonance image, wherein a stationary magnetic field and temporary magnetic gradient...
A DC--DC converter with an inductor (L) and a switch (S1, S2) comprises an averaging circuit (2) which generates an average correction signal (ACS) ...
Dielectric composition, method of manufacturing a ceramic multilayer
element, and electronic device
The dielectric composition contains a mixture of a ceramic composition containing Ba.sub.aRE.sub.bTi.sub.cO.sub.3, wherein RE represents a rare earth element,...
Array substrate and method thereof for liquid crystal display device
An array substrate of the present invention includes a storage capacitor that has a storage-on-gate structure. One embodiment of the present invention discloses...
A heating system employs a ceramic substrate and a resistive layer. The resistive layer includes a thermally stable resin, which is filled with a conductive...
The invention is related to a luminaire for housing a tubular lamp. According to the invention the luminaire has a housing with a light emission window, means...
Stage structure in bonding machine and method for controlling the same
Stage structure in a bonding machine including a plate movably fitted in a bonding chamber, a plurality of blocks of electro-static chucks fitted to the plate...
Aerosol generating devices and methods for generating aerosols suitable
for forming propellant-free aerosols
Liquid aerosol formulations for generating aerosols include at least one high volatility carrier and a second component. In some embodiments, the liquid aerosol...
Iron with foam moistening means
The invention relates to an iron having means for moistening fabric to be ironed. According to the invention, the moistening means comprise a device for...
3-head dry shaver
3-head dry shaver
Protection of streaming A/V data
A frame structure is provided for streaming A/V data providing improved protecting and opportunities for concealing errors. The frame structure includes a header...
Integrated circuit with self-testing circuit
An integrated circuit (14) with an application circuit (1) to be tested and a self-testing circuit (5-13), which is provided for testing the application circuit...
Respective error detection codes (CRC) are selectively added to respective source coded signal parts depending on the type of source coded signal part. Further,...
Defibrillator with retractable cable
An apparatus for using automatically retractable cables with a defibrillator. The Apparatus provides (a) a defibrillator comprising a power source electrically...
Data carrier having means for synchronization with a received data stream
A data carrier adapted to receive data (D) in the form of data blocks, which data blocks include delimiter data (SD) and (ED) and useful data (UD), includes...
Selective decoding of enhanced video stream
An MPEG decoding system selectively decodes MPEG enhanced streams, based on a select identification of an enhancement region of a series of image frames. MPEG...
Methods of and units for motion or depth estimation and image processing
apparatus provided with such motion...
In the method of motion estimation a tree (120) of segments (102 114) of an image (100) is generated by performing a hierarchical segmentation. The tree (120) of...
Reducing halo-like effects in motion-compensated interpolation
The invention relates to a motion-compensated interpolation of a data-signal, which data-signal comprises successive images wherein each image comprises groups...
Method and device for recording information in units
A method and device for recording information in units on a partly recorded writable record carrier, e.g. an optical disc. The information is recorded in a track...
Method and recording device for selecting an optimized write strategy and
recording medium for use by the method
The invention relates to a method and recording device for selecting an optimal write strategy for a specific type of optical recording disk. Such an optimal...
Access to a common memory in which a priority access to a non-active bank
is prepared during a non-priority...
Access of multiple data processing circuits to a common memory having several banks is managed, the memory being connected to one or several circuits for...
Memory array having 2T memory cells
The present invention relates to a memory array having a plurality of memory cells. In order to combine the compactness of DRAM with the speed and uncomplicated...
Method for fabricating a liquid crystal display device having cholesteric
liquid crystal color filter layer...
A fabricating method of a substrate for a liquid crystal display device includes: coating a cholesteric liquid crystal material on a substrate to form a...
Liquid crystal display device for preventing light leakage and method of
fabricating the same
An LCD device and a method of fabricating the same are to prevent a light leakage phenomenon of the edge of a pixel and thereby to improve a picture quality. The...
Liquid crystal display device having patterned spacers and method of
fabricating the same
A color filter substrate for a liquid crystal display device includes a substrate, a black matrix having a plurality of open portions on the substrate, a color...
Gamma correction circuit
A gamma correction circuit for correcting a digital video signal, the circuit comprising first (6) and second (8) lookup tables for storing discrete output...
Method and apparatus for measuring the quality of video data
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for generating a model used to estimate the quality of input-video data. The apparatus is configured to...
Apparatus and method data-driving for liquid crystal display device
An apparatus and method for data-driving a liquid crystal display device is disclosed in the present invention. The apparatus includes a first multiplexer array...
Circuit arrangement for the voltage supply of a liquid crystal display
The circuit arrangement serves for the voltage supply of the row and column drivers of a liquid crystal display device. It comprises a voltage divider (1) having...
Apparatus for applying OFF-state stress to P-MOS device
An apparatus for applying an OFF-state stress to a P-MOS device of one of an array substrate for an LCD device and an LCD panel having attached substrates...
Bi-directional driving circuit for liquid crystal display device
A driving device includes a plurality of blocks arranged in sequence, each of the blocks includes ninth switching elements connected to received a start pulse,...
Method and device for adding or extracting a secondary information signal
to/from a RLL code sequence
A method and device for adding or extracting a secondary information signal to/from a runlength-limited code sequence, includes detecting a polarity of a...