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Methods and apparatus for editing digital video recordings, and recordings
made by such methods
Various methods are disclosed for producing an edited MPEG audio/video stream from first and second streams recorded in a transport-stream format normally...
Unequal error protection of video based on motion vector characteristics
In a first embodiment according to the present invention, a method for data transmission is provided. A multimedia stream is received through an electronic...
Optical record carrier containing special codes
The invention relates to a record carrier of a disc-like optically inscribable type, having a preformed track in which an auxiliarily signal comprising a...
Record carrier including a servo track having first and second modulated
parts representing a data type and a...
A record carrier has a servo track (4) indicating an information track (9) intended for recording information blocks. The servo track (4) has a periodic...
An inspection system detects the presence or absence of desired components of multiple component, longitudinally oriented cigarette filter assembly having at...
Method for forming data lines of a liquid crystal display device
A method for forming data lines of a liquid crystal display device, wherein a double data line is adopted as a data line while the contact resistance with a...
Method and apparatus for echo cancellation in digital ATV systems using an
echo cancellation reference signal
A novel echo cancellation reference ("ECR") training signal is inserted into the current ATSC 8 VSB data stream to achieve improved echo rejection while...
The present invention relates to a piezo-electric drive consisting of a stator (2) and a rotor (4). It is characterized by the following features: It is provided that...
Method of manufacturing an electronic device
A vertical interconnect (15) in an electronic device (10) is manufactured non-photolithographically. This is done by modifying a surface (20,30) of either a...
Automatic setup system and method for ultrasound imaging systems
A diagnostic ultrasound imaging system displays a gallery of ultrasound images each of which was obtained using a different setting for the imaging system. One...
Medical imaging device with digital audio capture capability
A medical imaging system including a sound recording sub-system that records, digitizes and time-stamps at least one channel of sound related to time domain...
Compact illumination system and display device
A compact backlighting system for illuminating a display device (12) comprises a light-emitting panel (1) having a front wall (2), an opposing rear wall (3) and...
Icon image for a portion of a display screen
Security device managed access to information
In an information delivery system, a security device (SD) manages an access to information (INF). The security device (SD) is capable of providing a pointer (PO)...
Specifying DICOM semantic constraints in XML
The invention relates to a method of providing DICOM SR constraints within an XML document. An XML document is created containing DICOM SR constraints using...
Method and apparatus for optimizing video processing system design using a
probabilistic method to fast direct...
A hybrid method and apparatus for obtaining an optimum video processing system design includes the steps of: (a) using genetic algorithms to find video sample...
Data processing method
The present invention relates to a method of processing data contained in a digital input image. The data processing method comprises a gradient filter step (GF)...
Method and system for sharpness enhancement for coded video
A system, (i.e., a method, an apparatus, and computer-executable process steps), providing sharpness enhancement for coded video, in which a usefulness metric,...
Device and method of computing a transformation linking two images
The invention relates to a method of computing the transformation which transforms two different images (10, 10') of an object one into the other while...
Non-volatile memory test structure and method
The invention relates to a non-volatile memory test structure, comprising a plurality of memory cells arranged in rows and columns, each memory cell comprising...
Method for determining rotational error portion of total misalignment error
in a stepper
A method for determining rotational error portion of total misalignment error in a stepper. In one embodiment, the method comprises a series of steps in a...
Array substrate for IPS mode liquid crystal display device and method for
fabricating the same
An array substrate of in-plane switching (IPS) mode liquid crystal display device includes auxiliary patterns extended from a first conductive line under the...
Liquid crystal display device and method of driving the same
A liquid crystal display device includes a plurality of gate lines extending along a longitudinal direction and disposed at first intervals along a transverse...
Reflection type color liquid crystal display device having sub-pixels for
increasing luminance, and a light...
A reflective color liquid crystal display device capable of increasing the luminance of display without decreasing color purity. The display device displays a...
Motion compensated de-interlacing in video signal processing
A processing circuit for motion compensated de-interlacing of video signals, having a line memory 21, a de-interlacing circuit 22, a frame memory 24, and a cache...
Interface for transferring signals from a hand-operated signal generator
An interface transfers signals from a hand-operated signal generator (1) to a data processing device (2). The hand-operated signal generator (1) is capable of...
Synchronizing optical scan and electrical addressing of a single-panel,
scrolling color LCD system
The electrical scan which applies data for one of the red, green and blue colors of a liquid crystal display (LCD) to the pixels of each row of the display and...
Line driver with current source output and high immunity to RF signals
Line driver for a LIN-bus. The line driver has a current source output transistor (T1) for pulling down the LIN-bus wire (LB) to ground (GND). The LIN-bus wire...
Metal halide lamp with improved field wire
An improved discharge lamp is provided which includes a discharge vessel (arc tube) enclosing a discharge space, the discharge vessel (arc tube) including within...
Dielectric ceramic composition
It is an object of the invention to provide a dielectric ceramic composition which enables its firing temperature to be lowered and which has an excellent...
Method of crystalizing amorphous silicon for use in thin film transistor
Sequential lateral solidification (SLS) crystallization of amorphous silicon uses a mask having light transmitting portions. A method of crystallizing an...
Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing the same
In manufacturing an active panel of a liquid crystal display, when a pad portion to which outer driving signals are applied is formed, oxide or nitride layer is...
Method of manufacturing display cells
By placing the contact region for contacting row lines along a side parallel to the side having a column region for contacting row lines, the border of the LC...
Method of fabricating bottom-gated polycrystalline silicon thin film
A method of forming a thin film transistor includes forming a gate electrode on a substrate, forming a gate insulating layer on the gate electrode, forming an...
Method of fabricating liquid crystal display device
A method for forming a display device, includes forming a thin film transistor (TFT), a gate pad and a data pad on a substrate; depositing sequentially an...
Multi-function monitoring module for a printer
In a module for monitoring the print quality of a dot printer (10), comprising a radiation source (41), a condenser lens system (43') for forming an illuminated...
Receiver unit for receiving and linking information between audio and/or
Retargetable compiling system and method
The present invention relates to a compiling method and system for generating a sequence of program instructions for use in a processing architecture with...
Randomness test utilizing auto-correlation
A method and apparatus for testing the random numbers generated by a random number generator in real time. As a series of random numbers are generated, a...
Device for generating a clock signal
A device 212 for generating an output clock signal 213 intended to time a digital processing circuit 204, the generating device receiving a first clock signal...
Watermarking an information signal
A method and an arrangement for detecting a multi-bit watermark in a signal (e.g. a video image) are disclosed. Each bit of the multi-bit value is represented by...
Scalable MPEG-2 video decoder
A system and method for scaling an MPEG-2 video decoder subject to a resource constraint. A decoder system is provided for decoding compressed video data...
Duel-layer optical scanner with non-periodic phase structure element of
birefringent material for different...
An optical scanning device for scanning a dual-layer optical record carrier with dual orthogonally polarized radiation beams. The device having a spherical...
Random-access memory devices comprising a dioded buffer
Random-access memory device having select lines, bit lines, and several RAM cells, each RAM cell being connected to a corresponding one of said select lines and...
Method of manufacturing a liquid crystal device to prevent non-uniform
A method of manufacturing a liquid crystal display includes forming a liquid crystal cell having first and second substrates, at least one alignment layer...
Reflective liquid crystal display device and method for manufacturing the
A reflective liquid display device and a method for manufacturing the same which has high luminance. The reflective liquid crystal display device includes a...
Liquid crystal display panel having light impermeable layer with alignment
A liquid crystal display panel having a light impermeable layer with alignment marks is disclosed in the present invention. The panel includes a light...
Video signal processing
A control signal (k_lum) derived from the luminance component (Y) of a video signal is used to adaptively control a temporal noise reduction filter (10)...
Imaging method and apparatus for imaging with low incident radiation
The invention relates to a method of reading out the sensor elements of a sensor (1) with a matrix of light-sensitive or X-ray-sensitive sensor elements...
Seamlessly combined freely moving cursor and jumping highlights navigation
A remote control, operating an on-screen set-top box (STB) menu, has a force sensitive resistor (FSR) for coarse or free navigation and a keypad, placed around...