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Encoding device, encoding method, recording medium, and image processing
An encoding device includes: a color-difference signal encoding unit for encoding a color-difference signal for each processing block in multiple ...
Encoding device, encoding method, encoding program, decoding device,
decoding method, and decoding program in...
The present invention relates to an encoding apparatus, an encoding method, an encoding program, a decoding apparatus, a decoding method and a decoding program...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
An information processing apparatus that compares a query image and a model image and provides support information for discriminating a subject of the model...
Detection apparatus, detection method, and computer program
An apparatus for detecting a cut change based on a similarity between a first image and a second image, includes a unit for generating one of a luminance...
Image processing apparatus and method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a holding unit configured to hold, for each combination of a first angle indicating a face direction of a first face...
Biometrics authentication system
A biometrics authentication system includes: a detection section; a light source section including a plurality of unit light sources capable of illuminating...
Image storage device, imaging device, image storage method, and program
An image storage device includes a facial-expression-correlation estimator configured to estimate a facial expression correlation representing a degree of...
A speaker apparatus includes a speaker, a tubular duct extended in order to make the sound generated in the inside of the cabinet of the speaker get to the...
Speaker apparatus and method for driving speaker
A speaker apparatus includes an acoustic vibration plate, and an actuator mounted to the acoustic vibration plate such that one end and the other end thereof,...
Disclosed herein is an in-vehicle apparatus having an apparatus body, a loading slot formed on the front surface of the apparatus body, a front panel arranged...
Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal
A picture decoding method and apparatus for decoding a bit stream, the bit stream being compatible with MPEG 1 moving picture video standard. The method...
Communication apparatus and communication method, communication system,
and computer program
A communication system includes a plurality of communication stations arranged to respectively transmit a beacon on which beacon time information related to a...
Methods, systems and computer program products for suspending
packet-switched sessions to a wireless terminal
Methods, systems and computer program products are provided through which a wireless terminal participating in a packet-switched communications session may...
Receiver apparatus and method for releasing memory thereof
In a receiver apparatus of HSDPA (High Speed Downlink Packet Access) data transmission scheme, it is achieved to minimize the occurrence of the system...
Driving device and method, program, and recording medium
A driving device includes: n pickups; n first control means for respectively controlling the pickups; and a second control means for controlling the n first...
Recording apparatus and method, and recording medium and program used
A recording apparatus includes an acquiring unit for acquiring, from an optical disc, disc-state information including at least information of an optical disc...
Disc-shaped recording medium, cutting apparatus for same, and disc drive
There is provided an optical disc having preformed thereon a spiral wobbled track as a grove and/or land along with data is to be recorded. The track is wobbled...
Optical drive device and tilt detection method
An optical drive device for performing information recording or reproduction of recorded information by formation of a mark by focusing a first light at a...
Circuit board laminated module and electronic equipment
A circuit board laminated module includes: a first circuit board having a multi-layer structure in which ground layers are provided in a plurality of layers; a...
Lens barrel and imaging apparatus
A lens barrel includes: a variable focal length lens system including at least three movable lens groups; and guiding means for moving the variable focal length...
Zoom lens and image-capture device
A zoom lens includes a plurality of lens groups having at least first, second and third lens groups arranged in order from an object side. The first lens group...
Optical element, illumination device and display device
An optical element for an illumination device, an illumination device, and a display device using the illumination device is capable of performing surface light...
Liquid crystal display device, backlight source and optical film
A liquid crystal display device according to the present invention includes a liquid crystal panel, a backlight source provided on a rear surface of the liquid...
Transmission system, transmission apparatus, and transmission method for
transmitting video data
An HDMI(R) source determines whether or not an HDMI(R) sink can receive a sub-signal based on VSDB of E-EDID. When the HDMI(R) sink can receive the sub-signal,...
Imaging apparatus, imaging apparatus control method, and computer program
product, with eye blink detection...
An imaging apparatus includes a focus control unit that sets an image area including eyes, which is included in an input image inputted in the imaging...
Picture signal processing circuit, signal processing method, imaging
apparatus, display device, and camera system
A picture signal processing circuit includes a filter unit, a memory and a main control unit. When a display operates in a first display mode, the filter unit...
Solid-state imaging device, imaging device and driving method of
solid-state imaging device
A solid-state imaging device includes a pixel array section having unit pixels arranged two-dimensionally in a matrix form. Each of the unit pixels includes a...
Solid state image device having multiple PN junctions in a depth
direction, each of which provides an output signal
A solid-state image device is provided which has a semiconductor substrate, pixels A each containing a photoelectric conversion portion in which at least two PN...
Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes: a first interpolating portion calculating a first interpolation value for a pixel value of a pixel of interest using...
Photographing apparatus and method, and program
A photographing apparatus is provided, which includes: a correction data acquiring section that acquires correction data for image correction; a recording...
Image blur correction unit, lens barrel device, and camera apparatus
An image blur correcting unit allows the optical axis of a lens system to coincide with the center of an imager, thus correcting an image blur. The unit...
Analog-digital converter, analog-digital conversion method, image pickup
device, method of driving the same,...
An analog-digital converter includes: comparators disposed to correspond to analog signals which are converted into digital signals and configured to compare a...
Correcting angle error in a tracking system
To correct an angle error, acceleration data is received corresponding to a tracked object in a reference frame of the tracked object. Positional data of the...
Image processing apparatus and image display method
An image processing apparatus may include an input accepting unit configured to accept an operation input about an input image; a time-series section generating...
Image processing device and method, storage medium, and program
The present invention relates to an image processing device and method, a storage medium, and a program for performing high-quality enlargement processing. Of...
Imaging display apparatus and method
An imaging display apparatus, includes: display means for image display; first image signal generation means for generating a display image signal based on a...
Power consumption reduction device, visibility improvement device,
self-luminous display apparatus, image...
A power consumption reduction device includes a region-adaptive gray level conversion unit wherein the gray level conversion unit is operable to convert n1 bits...
Methods of operating electronic devices including touch sensitive
interfaces using force/deflection sensing and...
An electronic device may include a touch sensitive user interface and a contact detector configured to detect a location of contact on a surface of the touch...
Display apparatus, display-apparatus driving method and electronic
A display apparatus and display driving method. A selective scan operation is performed on pixel circuits in row units, and a threshold-voltage correction...
Dielectric rod antenna and method for operating the antenna
A rod antenna and a method for operating the rod antenna. The rod antenna includes a two-dimensional patch for radiating and/or receiving an electromagnetic...
Data compression and decompression
Data decompression apparatus is disclosed which is arranged to act on compressed data comprising: an ordered stream of references to groups of previously...
Phase locked loop with divider bias control
A phase-locked loop circuit includes: a phase and frequency comparing section configured to compare a phase of an external reference clock signal with a phase...
A power amplifier comprises a series stack of power amplifier devices, connected in parallel to the amplifier input for receiving an RF input signal, and having...
Air-core stepping motor and shaft support structure
An air-core stepping motor includes: a tubular stator including a yoke and a coil; a tubular rotor including a cylindrical magnet; and rotor support means for...
Semiconductor light emitting device and method of manufacturing it
A semiconductor light emitting device capable of precisely detecting a cleavage position is provided. A second light emitting device is layered on a first light...
Solid-state imaging device and method of fabricating the same
A solid-state imaging device includes a layer including an on-chip lens above a sensor section, and the layer including the on-chip lens is composed of an...
Thin film transistor and method for producing the same
The present invention provides a method of manufacturing a thin film transistor of a top-contact structure with suppressed deterioration by a process which is...
Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate having first and second surfaces opposite each other, the first surface being an active surface by...
Sensor for thiol analytes
The present invention relates to a sensor for thiol analytes, to a sensor array and to a method of detecting thiol analytes using said sensor.
Non-aqueous electrolyte battery and negative electrode, and method for
manufacturing the same
A non-aqueous electrolyte battery includes a positive electrode, a negative electrode having a negative electrode active material layer provided on a negative...