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 Optical sensors that compensate for ambient light and interference light patent thumbnailOptical sensors that compensate for ambient light and interference light
Certain embodiments described herein relate to optical sensors including a light detector and including and/or for use with a light source, and methods for use with such optical sensors. Certain embodiments involve detecting an amount of ambient light that is incident on the light detector and producing ambient light detection data indicative thereof.
Intersil Americas Llc


 Control device, sensor terminal, and control system patent thumbnailControl device, sensor terminal, and control system
According to an embodiment, a control device is connected to a network including sensor terminals having wireless communication function. The control device includes a collecting unit, a calculating unit, a deciding unit, and a communication control unit.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


 Apparatus patent thumbnailApparatus
[solution] provided is an apparatus, including: an acquiring unit configured to acquire band-related information that is related to a frequency band available to a macro cell base station of a cellular system among shared bands shared between the cellular system and another system and is provided from a controller for a plurality of macro cell base stations of the cellular system; and a control unit configured to decide a frequency band available to a small cell base station corresponding to the macro cell base station among the frequency bands available to the macro cell base station.. .

 Imaging apparatus and image sensor including the same patent thumbnailImaging apparatus and image sensor including the same
An image sensor includes a substrate, thin lenses disposed on a first surface of the substrate and configured to concentrate lights incident on the first surface, and light-sensing cells disposed on a second surface of the substrate, the second surface facing the first surface, and the light-sensing cells being configured to sense lights passing through the thin lenses, and generate electrical signals based on the sensed lights. A first thin lens and second thin lens of the thin lenses are configured to concentrate a first light and a second light, respectively, of the incident lights onto the light-sensing cells, the first light having a different wavelength than the second light..
California Institute Of Technology


 Control apparatus, image pickup apparatus, control method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium for performing focus detection patent thumbnailControl apparatus, image pickup apparatus, control method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium for performing focus detection
A control apparatus (121) includes a generation unit (121a) for generating first and second focus detection signals based on a plurality of types of color signals from first and second pixel groups that receive light beams passing through partial pupil regions different from each other, and a calculation unit (121b) for calculating a defocus amount by a phase difference detection method by using the first and second focus detection signals, and the generation unit combines the color signals with respect to the first pixel group so that centroids of the color signals in a pupil division direction coincide with each other to generate the first focus detection signal, and combines the color signals with respect to the second pixel group so that centroids of the color signals in the pupil division direction coincide with each other to generate the second focus detection signal.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


 Life-cycle management of faults occuring on optical fibres patent thumbnailLife-cycle management of faults occuring on optical fibres
The device includes a first detector configured to detect, from received signal power, first fault parameters related to an occurrence of a first fault on this optical fibre. The device further includes a database configured to store the first fault parameters and a second detector configured to detect from the received signal power second fault parameters related to a restoration of a second fault on the optical fibre.
Alcatel Lucent


 Tunable photonic harvesting for solar energy conversion and dynamic shading tolerance patent thumbnailTunable photonic harvesting for solar energy conversion and dynamic shading tolerance
Methods, apparatus and systems for tunable photonic harvesting for solar energy conversion and dynamic shading tolerance are provided herein. A method includes determining one or more of multiple portions of a solar photovoltaic module that are underperforming in relation to separate portions of the solar photovoltaic module; configuring multiple reflective surfaces to produce a given configuration of the multiple reflective surfaces in relation to a surface of the solar photovoltaic module based on said determining; collecting (i) direct solar radiation and (ii) diffuse solar radiation incident on a plurality of the multiple reflective surfaces; and distributing (i) the collected direct solar radiation and (ii) the collected diffuse solar radiation across the multiple portions of the solar photovoltaic module in a targeted manner based on the given configuration of the multiple reflective surfaces to offset the underperforming portions of the solar photovoltaic module by a given amount..
International Business Machines Corporation


 Reflection based signal pre-emphasis patent thumbnailReflection based signal pre-emphasis
Systems, and apparatus for adding reflection based pre-emphasis to a laser driver. In one aspect, a device includes a load (e.g.
Reflection Based Signal Pre-emphasis


 Electrode assembly, all-solid state secondary battery, and  producing electrode assembly patent thumbnailElectrode assembly, all-solid state secondary battery, and producing electrode assembly
A positive electrode layer as an electrode assembly includes an active material portion which contains a transition metal oxide as an active material and a solid electrolyte portion which is in contact with the active material portion and contains an ion conductive solid, and the crystal plane orientation of a crystal plane of the transition metal oxide and the crystal plane orientation of a crystal plane of the ion conductive solid substantially coincide with each other and are oriented in the thickness direction of the positive electrode layer.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation


 High density resistive random access memory (rram) patent thumbnailHigh density resistive random access memory (rram)
A memory cell includes a substrate layer, with a plurality of silicided semiconductor fins stacked on the substrate layer and spaced apart from one another. A first metal liner layer is stacked on the plurality of silicided semiconductor fins and on the substrate layer.
Stmicroelectronics, Inc.


Solar photovoltaic module

A solar photovoltaic module (1) intended to receive incident light, said incident light comprising incident visible light and incident near infrared light, visible light being defined as light having a wavelength between 380 nm and 700 nm, excluding 700 nm and near infrared light is defined as light having a wavelength between 700 nm and 2000 nm, characterized in that said solar photovoltaic module (1) comprises: —a photovoltaic element (2), sensitive to near-infra red light, —at least a first infrared transmitting cover sheet (4), arranged to one side of said photovoltaic element (2), comprising: —infrared transmission means arranged to transmit at least 65% of said incident infrared light through said infrared transmitting cover sheet, —visible light transmission means arranged to transmit as less as possible incident light having wavelengths lower than 600 nm, preferably lower than 650 nm, more preferably lower than 700 nm, excluding the wavelength of 700 nm, through said infrared transmitting cover sheet (4), —reflection means arranged to reflect a portion of said incident visible light of said infrared transmitting cover sheet (4), to the side of said incident light.. .
Csem Centre Suisse D'electronique Et De Microtechnique Sa - Recherche Et DÉveloppement

Pure boron for silicide contact

A semiconductor device includes a gate disposed over a substrate; a source region and a drain region on opposing sides of the gate; and a pair of trench contacts over and abutting an interfacial layer portion of at least one of the source region and the drain region; wherein the interfacial layer includes boron in an amount in a range from about 5×1021 to about 5×1022 atoms/cm2.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Pure boron for silicide contact

A semiconductor device includes a gate disposed over a substrate; a source region and a drain region on opposing sides of the gate; and a pair of trench contacts over and abutting an interfacial layer portion of at least one of the source region and the drain region; wherein the interfacial layer includes boron in an amount in a range from about 5×1021 to about 5×1022 atoms/cm2.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Organic light-emitting diode display

An organic light-emitting diode display is disclosed. In one aspect, the display includes a substrate that includes a first sub-pixel region and a second sub-pixel region adjacent to the first sub-pixel region, and a first driving circuit and a second driving circuit respectively disposed in the first sub-pixel region and the second sub-pixel region.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing solid-state imaging device, and electronic apparatus

A solid-state imaging device includes pixels each having a photoelectric conversion element for converting incident light to an electric signal, color filters associated with the pixels and having a plurality of color filter components, microlenses converging the incident light through the color filters to the photoelectric conversion elements, a light shielding film disposed between the color filter components of the color filters, and a nonplanarized adhesive film provided between the color filters and the light shielding film.. .
Sony Corporation

Photodiode array

A photodiode array has a plurality of photodetector channels formed on an n-type substrate having an n-type semiconductor layer, with a light to be detected being incident to the photodetector channels. The array comprises: a p−-type semiconductor layer on the n-type semiconductor layer of the substrate; resistors is provided to each of the photodetector channels and is connected to a signal conductor at one end thereof; and an n-type separating part between the plurality of photodetector channels.
Hamamatsu Photonics K.k.

Negative ribbon ion beams from pulsed plasmas

An apparatus and method for the creation of negative ion beams is disclosed. The apparatus includes an rf ion source, having an extraction aperture.
Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates, Inc.

Method and determining in a 2nd screen device whether the presentation of watermarked audio content received via an acoustic path from a 1st screen device has been stopped

For determining in a 2nd screen whether or not watermarked audio content received from a 1st screen has been stopped, a watermark symbol detection in the received audio content and a related detection strength value determination is carried out. In case no watermark symbol has been detected, a received expected detection strength value is compared with a detection strength threshold value.
Thomson Licensing

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium

To measure a three-dimensional shape of a measurement target object at high speeds, an information processing apparatus is configured to acquire an image captured while a pattern including first features and a second feature is projected onto the measurement target object; identify the first features in the captured image, and acquire an initial value of shape information on the measurement target object in an area including the first features; set a candidate for the shape information in a first area based on an initial value of shape information in an area surrounding the first area; decide an area in the pattern corresponding to the first area as a second area, and evaluate a correlation between the second area and the first area based on the second feature in the first area and the second feature in the second area; and derive the shape information in the first area.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Display control system and display control method

An object of the present invention is to provide a display control system and a display control method which can rotate information displayed on a display screen as intended by a user by performing one rotating operation. A display control system according to the present invention includes: a rotating operation deciding unit which decides whether or not a rotating operation of rotating information in a state where two points are placed in touch with the information displayed on a display screen has been performed; and a display controller which, when the rotating operation deciding unit determines that the rotating operation has been performed, and when a speed of the rotation is a first threshold or more, controls to rotate the information more greatly than actual rotation performed by the rotating operation and to display the information on the display screen..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Packet processing on graphics processing units using continuous threads

In accordance with some embodiments, a continuous thread is operated on the graphics processing unit. A continuous thread is launched one time from the central processing unit and then it runs continuously until an application on the central processing unit decides to terminate the thread.
Intel Corporation

Assisting database management

In an approach to assisting database management, a computer generates one or more combinations of values of one or more database configuration parameters. The computer associates each of the one or more generated combinations of values with an incident probability.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and biomedical simulation

A biomedical simulation system determines, based on biomedical information specific to a patient, whether to perform biomedical simulation, and generates a biomedical model of a particular organ of the patient based on the biomedical information when having determined to perform the biomedical simulation. Next, the biomedical simulation system executes, based on the biomedical model, the biomedical simulation of post-operative conditions of the patient's particular organ following an operation performed on the patient and determines whether results of the biomedical simulation meet a predetermined improvement rate associated with symptoms.
Fujitsu Limited

System and improving incident ticket classification

This disclosure relates generally to automatic classification of incident ticket, and more particularly to a system and method for improving the incident ticket classification. An incident ticket classification system to update an incident ticket classification, the system comprising: a memory; and a processor coupled to the memory storing processor executable instructions which when executed by the processor causes the processor to perform operations comprising: identifying one or more user-defined classes from one or more classes assigned to one or more incident tickets; determining, divergence of the one or more user-defined classes from one or more pre-defined classes associated with the incident ticket classification; and updating, the incident ticket classification based on the divergence..
Wipro Limited

Determining incident codes using a decision tree

A processing device receives a request to create a report. The processing device generates one or more questions pertaining to a decision tree, the decision tree linking one or more attributes to one or more corresponding incident codes.
Mark43, Inc.

Blockchain and deep links for mobile apps

A deep link can have a name of a mobile app and a network address of a device on which an instance of the app is running. Deep links can be stored in a blockchain, along with related data, like the location of the device running the app.

Display control device, display control method, and program

There is provided a display control device, display control method, and program capable of executing control such that information can be displayed more appropriately and efficiently according to an environment in which information is displayed or a situation of displayed information, the display control device including: a display control unit configured to decide a display region of a display object to be displayed on a display surface according to information regarding a real object on the display surface.. .
Sony Corporation

Optical touch screen with a lossy dispersive ftir layer

A touch sensitive screen arrangement includes an optically dispersive base plate and structures for transmitting light onto the base plate in response to an external body touching the screen at a touch point such that the location of incident light on the surface of the base plate is representative of the relative position of the touch point on the screen. The base plate captures and disperses light that is incident on it.
T-phy Ltd.

Position input device and touch panel

An ftir touch panel (100) includes a light guide plate (11) and a prism (14) joined to the light guide plate (11). The prism (14) includes a side surface (14a), which is a joining portion that is joined to the light guide plate (11), and a groove (141) in which a light source (12) is inserted.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus including the same

Where α (deg) is an incident angle of the light beam from the incident optical system with respect to the deflecting surface in the sub-scanning section, and β (deg) is an angle defined by the light beam incident on the deflecting surface and the light beam deflected by the deflecting surface and directed toward the light receiving unit in a main-scanning section.. .

Light beam scanning apparatus and light beam scanning method

A light-beam-scanning apparatus includes first and second array-light sources including plural light-emitting units and a light-receiving unit; first and second light-source-control units for controlling light emission of the light-emitting units; a write-control unit for controlling the light-source-control units; a deflection unit for deflecting a direction of light emitted from the light-emitting units; and a synchronization-detection element for generating a synchronization-detection signal according to the light deflected by the deflection unit incident onto the synchronization-detection element. Initialization of the light-emitting units of the second array-light source is performed after initialization of the first array-light source is performed; and when the initialization of the light-emitting units of the first array-light source is being performed, a signal for causing the light-emitting units of the second array-light source not to emit light is input to the second light-source-control unit..

Image forming apparatus, and method and computer-readable medium for the same

An image forming apparatus includes a belt, a first process unit, a second process unit, and a controller configured to form a toner image based on a first pattern on a first photoconductive body of the first process unit, transfer the toner image onto the belt, form an electrostatic latent image based on a second pattern on a second photoconductive body of the second process unit such that the electrostatic latent image formed on the second photoconductive body positionally coincides with the toner image transferred onto the belt in a contact position where the second photoconductive body contacts the belt, and convey the electrostatic latent image formed on the second photoconductive body to the contact position without developing the electrostatic latent image with toner.. .
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Display apparatus

A display apparatus includes: a backlight assembly configured to emit light; and a display panel configured to display a two-dimensional (2d) image or a three-dimensional (3d) image using the light, wherein the backlight assembly includes: a first backlight unit configured to emit light for creating the 2d image; a second backlight unit configured to emit light for creating the 3d image; and a first polarizing panel disposed between the first backlight unit and the second backlight unit, and configured to prevent at least a portion of leakage light leaking from the second backlight unit from being incident to the second backlight unit.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Thin integral image devices

An integral image device (1) comprises an array (20) of focusing micro-lenses (22), optionally a reflecting layer (40) and an image fragment plane (30). The reflecting layer is positioned on a same side of the array of focusing micro-lenses as a focal plane of the focusing micro-lenses as such.
Rolling Optics Ab

Aberration-correction method, laser processing method using said aberration-correcting method, laser irradiation method using said aberration-correcting method, aberration-correcting device and aberration-correcting program

In an aberration-correcting method according to an embodiment of the present invention, in an aberration-correcting method for a laser irradiation device 1 which focuses a laser beam on the inside of a transparent medium 60, aberration of a laser beam is corrected so that a focal point of the laser beam is positioned within a range of aberration occurring inside the medium. This aberration range is not less than n×d and not more than n×d+Δs from an incidence plane of the medium 60, provided that the refractive index of the medium 60 is defined as n, a depth from an incidence plane of the medium 60 to the focus of the lens 50 is defined as d, and aberration caused by the medium 60 is defined as Δs..
Hamamatsu Photonics K.k.

Display device

According to one embodiment, a display device, includes a retroreflective element includes a base, and first and second retroreflectors each retroreflecting light made incident without transmitting the base, and a retarder element disposed between a display module and a polarizing element and between the retroreflective element and the polarizing element, the first and second retroreflectors being adjacent to each other, each of the first and second retroreflectors includes a recess portion on a side facing the retarder element.. .
Japan Display Inc.

Mirror micromechanical structure and related manufacturing process

A mirror micromechanical structure has a mobile mass carrying a mirror element. The mass is drivable in rotation for reflecting an incident light beam with a desired angular range.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Imaging lens assembly

An imaging lens assembly is provided in the present disclosure. The imaging lens assembly includes a front fixing unit with a first lens, a triangular prism, a magnification unit with a second lens, an aperture stop, a compensation unit with a third lens and a fourth lens, and an object lens unit with a fifth lens, which are arranged in that order along an light incident direction.
Aac Technologies Pte. Ltd.

Optical fiber assembly, optical coupling device, and optical fiber coupling device

An optical-fiber assembly, optical coupling device and optical-fiber coupling device provided with optical-fiber assembly. In the optical-fiber assembly, damaging a fixing material is prevented by preventing clad mode light from being incident on the fixing material and direct incidence, on the fixing material; of laser light emitted from a light-emitting element or an optical-fiber is prevented to generate resistance to the emitted light.
Adamant Co., Ltd.

Optical receiver and optical transceiver

An optical receiver including a photodetector and a waveguide is provided. The photodetector includes a plurality of photosensitive regions arranged in an array.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Optical component

An optical component optically coupled to an optical fiber includes a substrate and an edge-emitting laser. The substrate includes an accommodating cavity, a plurality of openings, a waveguide, an optical coupler and a plurality of pads.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Apparatus for applying compensation to displayed image and manufacturing same

A method for manufacturing a display includes providing a plurality of light guiding fibers or other elements extending out from a display screen. The light guiding elements are in a matrix to form a first light guiding body forming a strip along the edges of each individual display screen.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Quantum dot enhancement film, backlight module and display device

A backlight module includes a light source, a light guide plate, and a quantum dot enhancement film. The light guide plate has a light-incident side that faces toward the light source, a surrounding side that is connected to the light-incident side to constitute an outer periphery of the light guide plate, and a microstructure unit that is disposed adjacent to the surrounding side of the light guide plate.
Radiant Opto-electronics Corporation

Backlight module and display device including the same

A backlight module includes a light source, a light guide plate, and a quantum dot enhancement film. The light guide plate has a light-incident side that faces toward the light source, a surrounding side that is connected to the light-incident side to constitute an outer periphery of the light guide plate, and a microstructure unit that is disposed adjacent to the surrounding side of the light guide plate.
Radiant Opto-electronics Corporation

Light guide plate, and backlight unit and mobile device including the same

A light guide plate in accordance with various embodiments comprises: a body having a light incident part at a first side surface of the body; an upper optical pattern at a top side of the body; and a lower optical pattern at a bottom side of the body, wherein the lower optical pattern is an embossed pattern protruding from the bottom side of the body and having a trapezoid shape, wherein a first end of the trapezoid shape has a first width and a second end of the trapezoid shape has a second width, wherein the first end is closer to the light incident part than the second end, and wherein the first width is narrower than the second width.. .
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Methods for farbricating double-lens structures

A double-lens structure and a method for fabricating the same are provided. The double-lens structure includes a first lens structure formed of a color filter layer having a first refractive index and a second lens structure formed of a micro-lens material layer having a second refractive index and disposed on the first lens structure.
Visera Technologies Company Limited





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