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Communication control method, communication device, and program
To start secondary use of a spectrum without causing an adverse effect on a communication service for primary usage, provided is a communication control method...
Hybrid access mode dynamic traffic offloading in an H(e)NB cell associated
with a closed subscriber group
A method of hybrid access mode dynamic traffic offloading in a H(e)NB cell associated with a Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) includes determining that traffic...
High frequency module and receiver
There are provided a high frequency module and a receiver capable of exhausting an electric field and a magnetic field to the outside of a shield, more closely...
Information processing apparatus and method, and storage medium storing
program for displaying images that are...
An information processing apparatus displays, for each group, images that are divided into groups so that each group contains at least one of the images. The...
Image processing device and method
An adaptive loop filter classifies a decoded image from a deblocking filter into a smooth region class and an edge/texture region class, in accordance with...
Image processing system, image processing method and program
There is provided an image processing system and an image processing method able to suppress block distortion in the case of decoding image data encoded in unit...
Image processing apparatus and method, and program
The present invention relates to an image processing apparatus and method, and a program that are capable of displaying images more easily and effectively. A...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
Provided is an image processing apparatus including a hand shape recognition unit that performs hand shape recognition on an input image to detect a position...
Enciphering apparatus and method, deciphering apparatus and method as well
as information processing apparatus...
The invention provides an enciphering apparatus and method, a deciphering apparatus and method and an information processing apparatus and method by which...
Reception apparatus, reception method, and program
A reception apparatus is disclosed which includes: a detection section configured to detect the presence or absence of spectrum inversion in data transmitted by...
System method and apparatus for seamlessly splicing data
A plurality of bit streams are seamlessly spliced. Separate decoders decode each bit stream. A controller selects the decoded pictures according to a...
Wireless communication method
A wireless communication method is provided which includes the steps of selecting, by a wireless communication device belonging to a communication system...
Optical-information recording medium and playback apparatus
An optical-information recording medium includes a groove and a land that are alternately provided. Address information in the groove is recorded by wobbles in...
Memory element and memory device
A memory element including a memory layer to hold the information by the magnetization state of a magnetic substance, a magnetization pinned layer having...
Optical unit and image pickup apparatus
An optical unit that is configured of a three-group wide-angle lens, that is capable of suppressing optical distortion to a small amount, that has favorable...
Variable focal length lens system and imaging apparatus
A variable focal length lens system including: a first lens group having positive power; a second lens group having negative power; a third lens group having...
Optical element, method of forming optical element, optical element array,
display device, and electronic apparatus
There is provided an optical element including first and second substrates that are disposed to face each other; a pair of wall portions that are erected on an...
Circuit and method for processing an input signal
Circuit for processing an input signal based on at least one reference signal, comprising a phase locked loop demodulator configured to receive a speed control...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus
A zoom lens includes a fixed first lens group having a positive refracting power, a second lens group having a negative refracting power and movable along an...
Solid-state imaging device including a shielding film over a floating
diffusion region, fabrication method and...
A solid-state imaging device includes a photodetector which is formed on a substrate and is configured to generate signal charge by photoelectric conversion, a...
Image sensor, imaging apparatus and live body imaging apparatus
An image sensor including a pixel unit, the pixel unit including a photodiode, a first color filter and a second color filter each disposed in a different...
Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
Since the great number of elements constituting a unit pixel having an amplification function would hinder reduction of pixel size, unit pixel n,m arranged in a...
Method of producing a solid-state image pickup apparatus, solid-state
image pickup apparatus, and electronic...
A method of producing a solid-state image pickup apparatus, including the steps of: forming a plurality of light-receiving portions on a substrate; forming a...
Solid-state image sensing device and camera system with divided pixels
A solid-state image sensing device includes: a pixel part in which pixels are arranged in a matrix; and a pixel signal readout part including an AD conversion...
Solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array section having an effective pixel region formed by a plurality of pixels which are disposed in the form of...
Method of compression of images using a natural mode and a graphics mode
A method of and system for compression of images and video, with random access capability are described herein. Before encoding, the image is partitioned into...
Tracking head position and orientation
Methods, devices, and systems are presented for determining a distance to an object using a color camera and special markers mounted on the object that refract...
Sample-image acquisition apparatus, sample-image acquisition method and
sample-image acquisition program
A sample-image acquisition apparatus includes: an image taking device; a movement control section; and a sample-image acquisition section.
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a controller that selects, from multiple images photographed from different viewpoints, a set of images for...
Image processing device, image processing method, and program
A processing device for adding a subtitle to a three-dimensional (3D) image produced by left-eye and right-eye display patterns displayed on a display is...
A display device includes: a transmission-type display member having a display area that is sequentially scanned; and an illumination member that is arranged on...
Display apparatus and electronic apparatus
Disclosed herein is a display apparatus, including: a plurality of subpixels disposed adjacent each other and forming one pixel which forms a unit for formation...
Method for driving display element and method for driving display device
Disclosed herein is a method for driving a display element including a current-driven light emitting part and a drive circuit, the drive circuit including a...
Media player using a multidimensional grid interface
An apparatus and method provide logic for processing information. In one implementation, a method may obtain metadata associated with corresponding values of a...
Display apparatus, display method and program for detecting an operation
performed on a display screen
There is provided a mobile display apparatus applied to the display apparatus including a display screen; a touch panel that detects an operation performed by a...
Device and method of inputting characters
A method of inputting characters includes: generating a character display area, displaying characters in a first direction sub-region or a second direction...
Level shifter circuit, scanning circuit, display device and electronic
A level shifter circuit, wherein a first and a second transistor circuit are connected serially, a third and a fourth transistor circuit are connected serially;...
Liquid crystal display apparatus with row counter electrodes and driving
A display apparatus includes pixel electrodes, a counter electrode arranged facing the pixel electrodes, and liquid crystal cells held in a space between the...
Display panel driving method, display apparatus, display panel driving
apparatus and electronic apparatus
In the present invention, there is provided a display panel driving method of the type wherein the total light emitting period length within a one-field period...
Pixel selection control method, driving circuit, display apparatus, and
A pixel selection control method, driving circuit, display apparatus and electronic instrument are disclosed. A driving circuit includes a logic circuit...
A display device includes: a display element including a plurality of sub-elements connected to retention capacities, respectively; a plurality of writing...
Video projecting apparatus and method of controlling video projecting
Provided is a video projecting apparatus including a video processing unit that processes a video signal input from outside, a display device that is driven...
Solar power-generating equipment
Disclosed herein is solar power-generating equipment, including: a solar cell; a secondary battery; an electric power outputting portion; a display portion...
Display unit and method of manufacturing the same, electronic apparatus,
illumination unit, and light-emitting...
A display unit includes: a plurality of light-emitting devices; and a separation section disposed between any adjacent two of the plurality of light-emitting...
Display device and electronic apparatus
A display panel including pixels disposed on a substrate, where each of the pixels includes a light emitting element, and a capacitor. The capacitor of a first...
Ion injection simulation method, ion injection simulation device, method
of producing semiconductor device, and...
An ion injection simulation method includes: calculating a reinjection dose injected into a substrate and a structure formed on the substrate and reinjected...
Manufacturing method of positive electrode active material and positive
electrode active material
A positive electrode active material for nonaqueous electrolyte secondary batteries includes a coating layer containing at least nickel (Ni) and/or manganese...
Information processing apparatus and information processing system
An application execution unit executes a game program. A play item acquisition processing unit generates item acquisition information by using an item ID...
Optical apparatus and projection apparatus
Provided is an optical apparatus including a polarization separation element for separating an incident light beam into a first polarization component and a...
Cathode active material, cathode therewith and nonaqueous electrolyte
The invention provides a cathode active material that includes: a particle containing a cathode material capable of absorbing and releasing an electrode...