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 Device patent thumbnailDevice
[solution] there is provided a device including an acquisition unit configured to acquire a measurement result reported by a terminal device using an uplink component carrier (cc) and a downlink cc of a macrocell as an uplink primary component carrier (pcc) and a downlink pcc for the terminal device, and a control unit configured to decide handover in which at least one of the uplink pcc and the downlink pcc is changed based on the measurement result. .

 Transmission device, reception device, transmission method, and reception method patent thumbnailTransmission device, reception device, transmission method, and reception method
A transmission device has a detector, a generator, and a transmitter. When the detector has detected that a communication rule of a message that has been broadcasted to a network by another transmission device coincides with a communication rule of a message that is broadcasted to the network by the present transmission device, the generator generates an abnormality notification message.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


 Location context managing method and electronic device patent thumbnailLocation context managing method and electronic device
A location context managing method applied to an electronic device having at least one sensor, including: receiving positioning information from a plurality of positioning sources; receiving a value from the sensor; choosing a scenario from a scenario table based on the value received from the sensor and the positioning information received from the plurality of positioning sources, and calculating a location of the electronic device according to the scenario, wherein the scenario table lists a plurality of scenarios, each decides which positioning information from the plurality positioning sources to be adopted for the location calculation.. .
Mediatek Inc.


 Information providing apparatus, information providing method, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium patent thumbnailInformation providing apparatus, information providing method, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium
An information providing apparatus according to an embodiment includes a specifying unit, a value determination unit, and an information providing unit. The specifying unit specifies a group of two or more users that behave together.
Yahoo Japan Corporation


 Transducer diaphragm patent thumbnailTransducer diaphragm
A diaphragm for a loudspeaker may include a continuous primary diaphragm having an upper surface and a lower surface, where the primary diaphragm comprises a ring-shaped, flat region having an inner diameter and an outer diameter. The diaphragm may also include a reinforcing ring attached to the upper surface of the primary diaphragm, where the reinforcing ring has an inside diameter and an outside diameter, and where the reinforcing ring is attached to the upper surface of the primary diaphragm such that the inside diameter of the reinforcing ring coincides with the inner diameter of the flat region..
Sonos, Inc.


 Playback based on received sound waves patent thumbnailPlayback based on received sound waves
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for acoustic optimization. An example playback device includes a first transducer to at least one of output sound waves and receive sound waves, a second transducer to at least one of output sound waves and receive sound waves, and an acoustic grille positioned in relation to the first transducer, where the acoustic grille is to reflect sound waves received at a first angle of incidence..
Sonos, Inc.


 Imaging device and imaging system patent thumbnailImaging device and imaging system
The imaging device performs a global electronic shutter operation in which exposure periods of a plurality of pixels coincide with each other. In a first period during which a photoelectric conversion portion of at least one of the pixels accumulates an electric charge, signals based on electric charges held in holding portions of the plurality of pixels are sequentially output to an output line.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


 Image pickup device, control method, and image pickup apparatus patent thumbnailImage pickup device, control method, and image pickup apparatus
[solving means] an image pickup device according to the present technique includes: a pixel array that reads out pixel signals obtained by photoelectrically converting incident light, from each of a plurality of pixels in the pixel array; an analog processing unit that carries out signal processing on the analog pixel signals to obtain digital image data; a storage unit that stores the image data; a signal processing unit that carries out signal processing on the image data stored in the storage unit; an output unit that outputs the image data stored in the storage unit; and a control unit that causes reading processing, analog processing, digital processing, and output processing to be executed at processing speeds independent from one another. The present technique is applicable to an image pickup device and an electronic apparatus, for example..

 Smart device and controlling method thereof patent thumbnailSmart device and controlling method thereof
A smart device and controlling method thereof are disclosed. The smart device includes a camera including a lens and an iris positioned over the lens, the iris including a single layer film; and a controller configured to cause the iris to adjust a size of an aperture formed in the film to adjust quantity of light incident on the lens.
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Preventing accidental phone call session termination patent thumbnailPreventing accidental phone call session termination
Embodiments described herein provide approaches for preventing an accidental termination of a phone call session. Specifically, a user establishes a phone call session using a phone call device.
International Business Machines Corporation


Authentication method, authentication system, and controller

A first controller generates a first group key, executes first mutual authentication with devices within a group, and shares a first group key with devices that have succeeded in authentication. At least one controller within the group decides a coordinator that manages a group key used in common in the group, from controllers including one or more controllers and a second controller newly joined in the group, in accordance with attributes of the controllers.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Control system operable by mobile devices

A control system includes a control device, a controller, a plurality of user mobile devices, and a manager mobile device. An initial first identification information picked up by each user mobile device is sent to the manager mobile device, is authenticated, and is encoded together with a control device identification number corresponding to the control device.

Terminal station apparatus, base station apparatus, transmission method and control method

A terminal apparatus is disclosed wherein even in a case of applying su-mimo and mu-mimo at the same time, the inter-sequence interference in a plurality of pilot signals used by the same terminal can be suppressed to a low value, while the inter-sequence interference in pilot signal between terminals can be reduced. In this terminal apparatus: a pilot information deciding unit decides, based on allocation control information, walsh sequences of the respective ones of first and second stream groups at least one of which includes a plurality of streams; and a pilot signal generating unit forms a transport signal by using the decided walsh sequences to spread the streams included in the first and second stream groups.
Sun Patent Trust

Enhanced guided surface waveguide probe

Various examples are provided for enhanced guided surface waveguide probes, systems and methods. In one example, a guided surface waveguide probe includes a charge terminal comprising a upper terminal portion coupled to a lower terminal portion through a variable capacitance.
Cpg Technologies, Llc

Power receiving preventing unfair use

A power receiving apparatus carried in an electronic device comprises a power receiving module configured to receive electric power supplied from a power supply apparatus in a non-contact manner; a supply module configured to supply the electric power received by the power receiving module to a power load section of the electronic device; an acquisition module configured to acquire identification information for identifying the power supply apparatus from the power supply apparatus; a determination module configured to determine whether the identification information acquired by the acquisition module is coincident with preset identification information; and a control module configured to suppress the electric power supplied to the power load section if the determination module determines that the identification information is not coincident with the preset identification information.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Quantum cascade external cavity laser with metasurfaces

A metasurface reflector for quantum cascade lasing is disclosed. The metasurface reflector uses an array of subcavities disposed on a substrate and spaced with a sub-wavelength period.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Millimeter-wave high-gain steerable reflect array-feeding array antenna in a wireless local area networks

A reflect array-feeding array (ra-fa) antenna is disclosed. The ra-fa antenna comprising: a reflect array base comprising a plurality of reflecting elements with a phase shift distribution to reflect an incident beam to generate a reflected beam having a narrower beamwidth in an elevation plane and a same beamwidth in an azimuth plane, and a feeding array comprising a phased antenna array with a beam-steering ability to direct the incident beam at the reflecting elements.

Thermoelectric material, fabricating the same, and thermoelectric element using the same

Provided is a thermoelectric material including a metal silicide film, and silicon particles dispersed in the metal silicide film, the total volume of the silicon particles being greater than the volume of the metal silicide film.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Compound-semiconductor photovoltaic cell and manufacturing compound-semiconductor photovoltaic cell

A compound-semiconductor photovoltaic cell includes a first photoelectric conversion cell made of a first compound-semiconductor material which lattice matches with gaas or ge; a first tunnel junction layer arranged on a deep side farther than the first photoelectric conversion cell in a light incident direction, and including a first p-type (alx1ga1-x1)y1in1-y1as (0≦x1<1, 0<y1≦1) layer and a first n-type (alx2ga1-x2)y2in1-y2p (0≦x2<1, 0<y2<1) layer; and a second photoelectric conversion cell arranged on a deep side farther than the first tunnel junction layer in the light incident direction, and made of a second compound-semiconductor material which is a gaas-based semiconductor material. The first photoelectric conversion cell and the second photoelectric conversion cell are joined via the first tunnel junction layer, and a lattice constant of the first n-type (alx2ga1-x2)y2in1-y2p layer is greater than a lattice constant of the first photoelectric conversion cell..
Rich Company, Ltd.

Solar element comprising resonator for application in energetics

A system for transforming solar electromagnetic radiation energy into electric energy comprises a dielectric structure permeable to an electromagnetic wave of solar electromagnetic radiation. The structure comprises plural layers having dielectric materials with minimum electromagnetic damping.
Vysoke Uceni Technicke V Brne

Epitaxial and silicide layer formation at top and bottom surfaces of semiconductor fins

A method of making a semiconductor device includes forming a fin in a substrate; depositing a first spacer material to form a first spacer around the fin; depositing a second spacer material to form a second spacer over the first spacer; recessing the first spacer and the second spacer; removing the first spacer; and performing an epitaxial growth process to form epitaxial growth on an end of the fin, along a sidewall of the fin, and adjacent to the fin.. .
Globalfoundries, Inc.

Method of forming high electron mobility transistor

A high electron mobility transistor (hemt) includes a first iii-v compound layer. A second iii-v compound layer is disposed on the first iii-v compound layer and is different from the first iii-v compound layer in composition.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.

Finfet device with vertical silicide on recessed source/drain epitaxy regions

A method of forming a semiconductor device that includes forming a fin structure from a semiconductor substrate, and forming a gate structure on a channel region portion of the fin structure. A source region and a drain region are formed on a source region portion and a drain region portion of the fin structure on opposing sides of the channel portion of the fin structure.
International Business Machines Corporation

Semiconductor device including contact plug and manufacturing the same

A semiconductor device includes an active fin partially protruding from an isolation pattern on a substrate, a gate structure on the active fin, a source/drain layer on a portion of the active fin adjacent to the gate structure, a source/drain layer on a portion of the active fin adjacent to the gate structure, a metal silicide pattern on the source/drain layer, and a plug on the metal silicide pattern. The plug includes a second metal pattern, a metal nitride pattern contacting an upper surface of the metal silicide pattern and covering a bottom and a sidewall of the second metal pattern, and a first metal pattern on the metal silicide pattern, the first metal pattern covering an outer sidewall of the metal nitride pattern.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Semiconductor device and manufacturing the same

Provided is a semiconductor device according to an embodiment including: a first electrode; a second electrode; a third electrode provided between the first electrode and the second electrode; a first insulating film provided between the third electrode and the second electrode; a silicon carbide layer provided between the first insulating film and the second electrode; a first silicon carbide region provided between the third electrode and the second electrode, the first silicon carbide region being provided in the silicon carbide layer; a second silicon carbide region provided between the third electrode and the first silicon carbide region, the second silicon carbide region being provided in the silicon carbide layer; a third silicon carbide region provided between the third electrode and the second silicon carbide region, the third. Silicon carbide region being provided in the silicon carbide layer; a fourth silicon carbide region provided between the third silicon carbide region and the second silicon carbide region, the fourth silicon carbide region being provided in the silicon carbide layer; and a fourth electrode provided between the first electrode and the fourth silicon carbide region, the fourth electrode being provided laterally adjacent to the third silicon carbide region, the fourth electrode containing a metal silicide, a first distance between the first electrode and a first interface between the fourth electrode and the fourth silicon carbide region being longer than a second distance between the first electrode and a second interface between the third silicon carbide region and the fourth silicon carbide region, and a third distance between a third interface between the fourth electrode and the first electrode and a fourth interface between the third silicon carbide region and the fourth silicon carbide region being shorter than a fourth distance between the fourth interface and a fifth interface between the third silicon carbide region and the first electrode..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Multi-gate semiconductor devices with improved hot-carrier injection immunity

A semiconductor device includes a substrate having a first dopant type, a first gate electrode and second gate electrode formed over the substrate and spatially separated from each other, a first region of a second dopant type, having a pocket of the first dopant type, formed in the substrate between the first and second gate electrodes, the pocket being spaced apart from the first and second gate electrodes, a silicide block over the first region, a source region formed in the substrate on an opposing side of the first gate electrode from the first region and having the second dopant type, a drain region formed in the substrate on an opposing side of the second gate electrode from the first region, the drain region having the second dopant type, and a second pocket of the first dopant type formed in the drain region adjacent to the second gate electrode.. .
Freescale Semiconductor Inc.

Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof

A method for manufacturing semiconductor devices includes following steps. A substrate having a pixel region and a periphery region defined thereon is provided, and at least a transistor is formed in the pixel region.
United Microelectronics Corp.

Method of manufacturing semiconductor unit and the semiconductor unit

In a solid-state imaging device including a plurality of pixels each pixel including a plurality of photodiodes, it is prevented that an incidence angle of incident light on the solid-state imaging device becomes large in a pixel in an end of the solid-state imaging device, causing a difference in output between the two photodiodes in the pixel, and thus autofocus detection accuracy is deteriorated. Photodiodes extending in a longitudinal direction of a pixel allay section are provided in each pixel.
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Semiconductor memory device and production method thereof

A semiconductor memory device according to an embodiment includes a memory cell array which has: a first conductive layer which is arranged in a first direction on a first semiconductor layer; a second conductive layer which is arranged in the first direction above the first conductive layer; a columnar second semiconductor layer which extends in the first direction; and a contact unit which electrically connects the first semiconductor layer and the second conductive layer. The contact unit has a first film which contains silicide as a first metal, and is in contact with the first semiconductor layer; and a second film which contains the first metal, is in contact with the first film, and is in contact with the first semiconductor layer with the first film interposed therebetween..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Interconnection structure, fabricating method thereof, and semiconductor device using the same

A semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate, a contact region present in the semiconductor substrate, and a silicide present on a textured surface of the contact region. A plurality of sputter ions are present between the silicide and the contact region.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Interconnection structure, fabricating method thereof, and semiconductor device using the same

A semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate comprising a contact region, a silicide present on the contact region, a dielectric layer present on the semiconductor substrate, the dielectric layer comprising an opening to expose a portion of the contact region, a conductor present in the opening, a barrier layer present between the conductor and the dielectric layer, and a metal layer present between the barrier layer and the dielectric layer, wherein a si concentration of the silicide is varied along a height of the silicide.. .
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Door and window sensors using ambient infrared

A sensor assembly for detecting open or closed state in windows and doors includes a passive infrared sensor configured to produce a change in an electrical signal based on a change in infrared radiation incident on the passive infrared sensor. A lens is operatively connected to the passive infrared sensor.
Carrier Corporation

Player specific network

Embodiments of the invention allow a player to have a unique gaming experience, different than other players, even when playing on the same network. A game may span several gaming sessions.
Igt

Incident management analysis

Devices, methods, and systems for incident management analysis are described herein. One device includes a memory and a processor configured to execute executable instructions stored in the memory to receive information associated with management of a number of incidents at a site, wherein each respective incident is managed by an operator using a standard operating procedure associated with that incident, analyze the number of incidents using the received information, and provide the analysis of the number of incidents to a user..
Honeywell International Inc.

Wearable camera system and notifying person

An on-vehicle camera system captures a subject, detects a face of a person included in a captured image of the captured subject, and transmits information on the detected face to the server. The server receives the information on the face, collates information on a face of a person involved in an incident which is registered in advance with the received information on the face, and notifies the wearable camera of the information on the person involved in the incident in a case where the received information on the face is matched with the information on the face of the person involved in the registered incident from the result of the collation..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, content management system, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium

An information processing apparatus manages a plurality of content items, keywords associated with the plurality of content items respectively, and authorities set to associations between the keywords and the content items, obtains a keyword and identification information of a user, input by an operation of the user, searches for a content item associated with the input keyword among the managed plurality of content items, and decides whether the searched content item should be provided to the user or whether provision should be restricted, based on identification information of the user and an authority set for an association between the input keyword and the searched content item.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Instrument control system, instrument control device, instrument control method, and non-transitory computer readable recording medium recorded with program

An authentication setting device includes an authentication setting unit to transmit a setting request requesting setting of instrument authentication information. An authentication execution device includes: an authentication information generation unit which, upon reception of the setting request, sets instrument authentication information; an authentication unit which, upon acquisition of an authentication request, outputs a collection request requesting collection of instrument attribute information; and a collection unit which, upon acquisition of the collection request, collects instrument attribute information of the time the collection request is acquired, and outputs the collected instrument attribute information.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Medication history management method and medication history management apparatus

A medication history management method in which a server apparatus transmits/receives information to/from a medical institution terminal and a patient terminal and manages a medication history includes: generating random-number-value information based on a request for the random-number-value information received from a medical institution terminal; storing the random-number-value information in a predetermined storage section and displaying the random-number-value information on the medical institution terminal; receiving the random value information inputted from the patient terminal and patient-identification information stored in the patient terminal from the patient terminal; and reading, when the random value information stored in the predetermined storage section coincides with the random value information received from the patient terminal, the medication history information corresponding to the patient-identification information from the predetermined storage section and displaying the medication history information on the medical institution terminal.. .
Panasonic Healthcare Holdings Co., Ltd.

Imaging system in reflection mode using coherent diffraction imaging methods and using micro-pinhole and aperture system

A reflective sample, such as a mask, is imaged in an optics system. A radiation source emits a light beam with relatively low coherence.
Paul Scherrer Institut

Mask blank

A mask blank having a transparent substrate, wherein the transparent substrate has a first main surface and a second main surface which are opposed each other, the first main surface is provided with a light-shielding film, the second main surface is provided with an antireflection film, the antireflection film has a first layer and a second layer from the side which is close to the transparent substrate, the reflectivity r1 to be obtained by removing the antireflection film from the mask blank and irradiating the second main surface side of the transparent substrate with light having a wavelength of 193 nm at an incident angle of 5°, is at least 50%, the ratio ra/rs is at most 0.1, where ra is a reflectivity to be obtained by removing the light-shielding film from the mask blank and irradiating the first main surface side of the transparent substrate with the light at incident angle of 5°, and rs is a reflectivity similarly measured with only the transparent substrate.. .

Video projecting structure, video projecting method, and video projecting window

A video projecting structure includes a substrate having a visible light transmittance greater than or equal to 5% and less than or equal to 90%, a front haze greater than or equal to 4 and less than or equal to 40, and a rear haze greater than or equal to 0 and less than or equal to 60. In a case where light is incident on a surface of the substrate at an angle of 45° an intensity of a backward scattering light is lower than an intensity of a frontward scattering light..
Asahi Glass Company, Limited

Variable optical attenuator

Embodiments of the present invention provide a variable optical attenuator. The variable optical attenuator includes: a collimator, a switchable polarization grating, a reflector, and a voltage controller for adjusting a voltage between electrodes at both ends of a liquid crystal layer of the switchable polarization grating, where the collimator, the switchable polarization grating, and the reflector are disposed successively; the collimator is configured to receive incident light and output the incident light to the switchable polarization grating; the switchable polarization grating is configured to diffract the incident light for one time and then perform emission onto the reflector; the switchable polarization grating is further configured to diffract, for one time, a beam reflected back by the reflector, and then emit resulting diffracted light; and the collimator is further configured to receive the diffracted light and output the diffracted light..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Spectacle lens having a plurality of diffraction structures for light

The invention is directed to a spectacle lens and includes a body which is transparent or at least partly transparent to light and has a phase object which guides the light incident at an angle of incidence α on a side facing away from an observer into a direction depending on the wavelength λ of the light and the angle of incidence α thereof. The phase object has a multiplicity of diffraction structures, which diffract monochromatic light at a wavelength of 380 nm≦λ≦800 nm with a diffraction efficiency of η≧70% into one and same order of diffraction .
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Optical system for laser apparatus

An optical system for a laser apparatus includes: a long-short axis reversing module that includes a splitter, a first mirror, and a second mirror positioned in a propagation path of an incident laser beam, where the first mirror includes a first submirror and a second submirror connected to each other at a predetermined angle therebetween. The optical system converts an incident laser beam having an asymmetric energy distribution into an emitted laser beam with a symmetric energy distribution..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Adjustable, deformable mirror for compensating irregularities of a beam

The invention relates to an adjustable, deformable mirror for compensating irregularities of a beam with a mirror element for reflecting incident rays of the beam, a base body for securing the mirror element and at least one actuating element for applying forces to the mirror element, wherein the mirror element is a planar element with a thickness of at least 1 mm, and the actuating element is a lever mechanism with lever elements. The invention also relates to a method for compensating irregularities of a beam as well as an optical arrangement with a mirror according to the invention..
Jenoptik Optical Systems Gmbh

Light control apparatus

The invention provides a light control apparatus that can easily remove foreign matters adhering thereto. The light control apparatus includes at least one substrate having an aperture (optical aperture), at least one magnet (rotary shaft member) mounted on the substrate in a rotatable manner, at least one drive blade (a light control part) attached to the magnet, and a coil, which cooperates with the magnet to constitute a driving unit that drives the drive blade.
Olympus Corporation

Mobile terminal

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal, which includes a terminal body, an optical system located in the terminal body and being configured to receive light; a rod located at a side of the optical system; and a curved mirror located at an end portion of the rod, wherein the rod and the curved mirror are positionable between a first state and a second state, wherein in the first state the rod and the curved mirror are relatively closer to the optical system, and in the second state the rod and the curved mirror have been extended outward from the optical system, and wherein the curved mirror reflects omnidirectional light incident on the curved mirror toward the optical system when in the second state.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Laser device

A laser device is disclosed. The laser device includes a surface-emitting laser including a plurality of emission points, a lens array including a plurality of lenses arranged so as to correspond to a position of the surface-emitting laser; and a light condensing optical system that condenses a plurality of light fluxes emitted through the lens array and enters the condensed lights to an input end of an optical fiber.

Optical switch and wavelength division multiplexing optical system

An optical switch and a wavelength division multiplexing optical system are disclosed. In an embodiment an optical switch includes an input port array, an input collimator array, an input micromirror array, an output micromirror array, an output collimator array, and an output port array.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Imaging device

An image capture device according to the present disclosure includes: a lens optical system l; an image sensor n on which light that has passed through the lens optical system l is incident and which includes at least a plurality of first pixels and a plurality of second pixels; and an array of optical elements k which is arranged between the lens optical system and the image sensor. The lens optical system has a first optical region d1 which transmits mostly light vibrating in the direction of a first polarization axis and a second optical region d2 which transmits mostly light vibrating in the direction of a second polarization axis that is different from the direction of the first polarization axis.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Optical article comprising an antireflective coating with a very low reflection in the visible and ultraviolet regions

This invention relates to an ophthalmic lens comprising a transparent substrate with a front main face and with a rear main face, at least one of the main faces being coated with a multilayered antireflective coating comprising a stack of at least one high refractive index layer (hi) having a refractive index higher than or equal to 1.55 and at least one low refractive index layer (li) having a refractive index lower than 1.55, characterized in that: said at least one high refractive index layer (hi) is in direct contact with said at least one low refractive index layer (li) forming a bilayer, said bilayer has a physical thickness lower than or equal to 60 nm, said bilayer is, in the direction moving away from said transparent substrate, in second to last place in said multilayered antireflective coating, said multilayered antireflective coating has a mean reflection factor ruv between 280 nm and 380 nm, lower than 5% for an angle of incidence in the range from 20° to 50°.. .
Essilor International (compagnie Generale D'optique)





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