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Wide area array type photonic crystal photomixer for generating and detecting broadband terahertz wave

Image pickup apparatus, remote control apparatus, and methods of controlling image pickup apparatus and remote control…

Sensing pixel and image sensor including same

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07/17/14
20140199651
 Oral care apparatus applied to the removal of dental plaque patent thumbnailnew patent Oral care apparatus applied to the removal of dental plaque
An oral care apparatus includes: a care member; an orientation detection unit; an area estimation unit; a light source that emits light having a predetermined wavelength to which plaque reacts; a photoelectric conversion unit that receives light and converts the received light into an electric signal; an image capture unit that causes the light source to irradiate the care area with light, and that obtains image data, based on the electric signal of light reflected from the care area that is converted by the photoelectric conversion unit; a plaque detection unit for detecting an amount of plaque in the care area, based on the image data obtained by the image capture unit; and a storage unit for storing, in a memory, the care area estimated by the area estimation unit and the amount of plaque in the care area detected by the plaque detection unit in association with each other.. .
07/17/14
20140199025
 Photoelectric conversion device and optical fiber coupling connector patent thumbnailnew patent Photoelectric conversion device and optical fiber coupling connector
A photoelectric conversion device includes a circuit board, light-emitting modules arranged on the circuit board in a first straight line, light-receiving modules arranged on the circuit board in a second straight line, and an optical coupling module. The optical coupling module includes a first optical surface, a second optical surface perpendicular to the first optical surface, a reflecting surface obliquely relative to the first and second optical surfaces, first converging lenses arranged on the first optical surface in a third straight line, second converging lenses arranged on the first optical surface in a fourth straight line, third converging lenses arranged on the second optical surface in a fifth straight line, and fourth converging lenses arranged on the second optical surface in a sixth straight line.
07/17/14
20140198246
 Imaging device patent thumbnailnew patent Imaging device
The present invention is to correctly perform auto focus operation with various subjects. An imaging device (10) that images a subject includes a focus lens group (16) that collects a light beam from the subject and forms an image of the subject, a focus motor (13) that drives the focus lens group (16) in the optical axis direction, and an imaging element (30) that performs photoelectric conversion of the light beam and outputs a video signal.
07/17/14
20140198229
 Image pickup apparatus, remote control apparatus, and methods of   controlling image pickup apparatus and remote control apparatus patent thumbnailnew patent Image pickup apparatus, remote control apparatus, and methods of controlling image pickup apparatus and remote control apparatus
An image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup device which generates an image signal by performing photoelectric conversion on an optical image via an optical system, an object detector which detects a plurality of object images based on the image signal obtained from the image pickup device, an identification information generator which allocates identification information to each of the object images, a communicator which sends the image signal and the identification information allocated to each of the object images to an outside of the image pickup apparatus, wherein the communicator is capable of receiving identification information of an object image relating to the sent identification information of the object image, and a controller configured to specify a main object image among the object images detected by the object detector based on the received identification information.. .
07/17/14
20140198220
 Image pickup apparatus, remote control apparatus, and methods of controlling image pickup apparatus and remote control apparatus patent thumbnailnew patent Image pickup apparatus, remote control apparatus, and methods of controlling image pickup apparatus and remote control apparatus
An image pickup apparatus, adapted to be used with a remote control apparatus external to the image pickup apparatus, includes an image pickup unit for performing photoelectric conversion on a captured image to generate a first image signal representing the captured image, a communicator operable to send the generated first image signal to the remote control apparatus, and further operable to receive from the remote control apparatus a second image signal relating to the sent first image signal, and a controller operable to use the received second image signal to detect a target object in a further captured image represented by a third image signal generated by the image pickup unit subsequently to the first image signal.. .
07/17/14
20140198183
 Sensing pixel and image sensor including same patent thumbnailnew patent Sensing pixel and image sensor including same
A depth-sensing pixel included in a three-dimensional (3d) image sensor includes: a photoelectric conversion device configured to generate an electrical charge by converting modulated light reflected by a subject; a capture transistor, controlled by a capture signal applied to the gate thereof, the photoelectric conversion device being connected to the drain thereof; and a transfer transistor, controlled by a transfer signal applied to the gate thereof, the source of the capture transistor being connected to the drain thereof, and a floating diffusion region being connected to the source thereof.. .
07/17/14
20140197425
 Wide area array type photonic crystal photomixer for generating and detecting broadband terahertz wave patent thumbnailnew patent Wide area array type photonic crystal photomixer for generating and detecting broadband terahertz wave
Provided is a broadband photomixer technology that is a core to generate continuous frequency variable and pulsed terahertz waves. It is possible to enhance light absorptance by applying the transmittance characteristic of a 2d light crystal structure and it is possible to increase the generation efficiency of terahertz waves accordingly.
07/10/14
20140194748
 Imaging device patent thumbnailImaging device
A color filter has a transmission band in a visible region and an infrared region. A first substrate is arranged below the color filter and has a first photoelectric conversion element which outputs a first signal charge according to an amount of exposure of a light passing through the color filter.
07/10/14
20140193727
 Fuel cell system patent thumbnailFuel cell system
A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell module for generating electrical energy by electrochemical reactions of a fuel gas and an oxygen-containing gas, and a condenser for condensing water vapor in an exhaust gas discharged from the fuel cell module by heat exchange between the exhaust gas and a coolant to collect the condensed water and supplying the collected condensed water to the fuel cell module. The condenser includes an air cooling condensing mechanism using the oxygen-containing gas as the coolant, and a water cooling condensing mechanism using the hot water stored in the hot water storage unit as the coolant.
07/10/14
20140192249
 Image capturing apparatus and method for controlling the same patent thumbnailImage capturing apparatus and method for controlling the same
An image capturing apparatus comprises: an image sensor that includes a plurality of pixels, each including a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements; a readout unit that reads out a signal from a portion of the photoelectric conversion elements of each pixel as a first signal and reads out a sum of signals from the plurality of photoelectric conversion elements of each pixel as an image signal; a generation unit that generates a second signal for each pixel using the image signal and the first signal; and a calculation unit that calculates a moving amount of a focus lens for achieving an in-focus state based on a phase difference between the first signal and the second signal. The calculation unit performs the calculation without using a signal from a defective line..
07/10/14
20140192248
Imaging apparatus and method for controlling same
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging element including a pixel portion having a plurality of photoelectric conversion units with respect to one micro lens and color filters which are regularly arranged for each micro lens. The imaging apparatus generates a first signal and a second signal for phase difference-type focus detection based on an output of the imaging element.
07/10/14
20140192243
Image pickup device, method of manufacturing same, and electronic apparatus
An image pickup device with a plurality of pixels, each of the pixels includes: a photoelectric conversion section formed in a semiconductor substrate; and a metallic member formed between the semiconductor substrate and a wiring layer provided in a layer on the semiconductor substrate, a part of the metallic member being configured to serve as a light-shielding member that blocks a part of light to be incident on the photoelectric conversion section.. .
07/10/14
20140192242
Image pickup apparatus, image pickup system and driving method of image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus of an embodiment includes pixel units each including a photoelectric conversion unit and an amplification transistor that outputs a signal based on an electric carrier generated by the photoelectric conversion unit, a first output line to which signals from first and other pixel units are output, and a second output line to which signals from second and other pixel units are output. A connection unit is arranged to control an electric connection between input nodes of the amplification transistors of the first and second pixel units is arranged.
07/10/14
20140190566
Organic photoelectric conversion element and organic solar cell using the same
An organic photoelectric conversion element having: a transparent first electrode; a power generation layer having a p-type organic semiconductor material and an n-type organic semiconductor material; and a second electrode, on a transparent substrate, in which the power generation layer is a bulk heterojunction power generation layer including the p-type organic semiconductor material and the n-type organic semiconductor material, and additionally includes a compound represented by either the following general formula (i) or general formula (ii).. .
07/10/14
20140190563
Solar cell and method for manufacturing solar cell
A solar cell is provided with: a photoelectric conversion unit; terminal sections for plating, which are formed on the light receiving surface of the photoelectric conversion unit; and a plated electrode formed on the light receiving surface by means of electrolytic plating using the terminal sections for plating. The terminal sections for plating are formed at positions separated from wiring material connecting sections of the plated electrode, said positions being on the light receiving surface.
07/10/14
20140190548
Solar cell, solar cell module, and method for manufacturing solar cell module
A solar module and a manufacturing method for a solar module with improved reliability are provided. The solar module includes a solar cell and a wiring member.
07/10/14
20140190544
Thermoelectric conversion material and producing method thereof, and thermoelectric conversion element using the same
Compound semiconductors, expressed by the following formula: bi1-xmxcuwoa-yq1yteb-zq2z. Here, m is at least one element selected from the group consisting of ba, sr, ca, mg, cs, k, na, cd, hg, sn, pb, eu, sm, mn, ga, in, tl, as and sb; q1 and q2 are at least one element selected from the group consisting of s, se, as and sb; x, y, z, w, a, and b are 0≦x<1, 0<w≦1, 0.2<a<4, 0≦y<4, 0.2<b<4 and 0≦z<4.
07/03/14
20140186988
Chemical bath deposition apparatus, method of forming buffer layer and method of manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
A chemical bath deposition apparatus includes: a reaction vessel for containing a reaction solution for chemical bath deposition to form a film on a surface of a substrate; a substrate holding section for holding the substrate such that at least the surface of the substrate contacts the reaction solution, the substrate holding section including a fixing surface made of stainless steel on which a back side of the substrate is closely fixed; a heater disposed at a rear side of the fixing surface, the heater heating the substrate from the back side of the substrate; and a reaction solution temperature control unit for controlling temperature of the reaction solution in the reaction vessel.. .
07/03/14
20140185993
Photoelectric conversion device and optical fiber coupling connector
A photoelectric conversion device includes a circuit board, light emitting modules, light receiving modules, and an optical coupling lens. The light emitting modules and the light receiving modules are mounted on the circuit board.
07/03/14
20140184865
Photoelectric conversion device, image pickup system, and driving method of photoelectric conversion device
A photoelectric conversion device includes analog signal output units including pixels and configured to output analog signals based on pixels, and signal processing units. Each of the signal processing units is provided correspondingly to one of the analog signal output units and including a gain application unit configured to apply a gain to an analog signal by using only passive elements and an ad conversion unit.
07/03/14
20140184844
Photoelectric conversion device, image pickup system, and driving method of photoelectric conversion device
A photoelectric conversion device includes analog signal output units including pixels and configured to output analog signals based on pixels, and signal processing units. Each of the signal processing units is provided correspondingly to one of the analog signal output units and includes a gain application unit configured to apply a gain to an analog signal and an ad conversion unit.
07/03/14
20140184808
Photoelectric conversion device and imaging apparatus having the photoelectric conversion device
A photoelectric conversion device includes visible-light filters, infrared light filters, pixels arrayed in a row direction and a column direction, and wiring layers disposed between the pixels and visible-light filters and infrared light filters. The pixels include first pixels disposed corresponding to the visible-light filters, and second pixels disposed corresponding to the infrared light filters.
07/03/14
20140183604
Solid-state imaging device, driving method thereof, and electronic device
A solid-state imaging device including a pixel region in which a plurality of pixels are arranged. The pixels each includes a photoelectric conversion section, a transfer transistor, a plurality of floating diffusion sections receiving a charge from the photoelectric conversion section through the transfer transistor, a reset transistor resetting the floating diffusion sections, a separating transistor performing on-off control of a connection between the plurality of floating diffusion sections, and an amplifying transistor outputting a signal corresponding to a potential of the floating diffusion sections..
07/03/14
20140183514
Image sensor and method of manufactuing the same
An image sensor and a method of manufacturing the same. The image sensor includes a plurality of photoelectric conversion units that are horizontally arranged and selectively emit electric signals by absorbing color beams..
07/03/14
20140183331
Photoelectric conversion module
A photoelectric conversion module includes a lens unit, a circuit board, and a photoelectric unit. The lens unit is positioned on the circuit board.
07/03/14
20140182677
Photoelectric conversion element
A photoelectric conversion element according to an embodiments includes: a first metal layer; a semiconductor layer formed on the first metal layer; a second metal layer formed on the semiconductor layer, the second metal layer comprising a porous thin film with a plurality of openings each having a mean area not smaller than 80 nm2 and not larger than 0.8 μm2 or miniature structures having a mean volume not smaller than 4 nm3 and not larger than 0.52 μm3; and a wavelength converting layer formed between the semiconductor layer and the second metal layer, at least a refractive index of a portion of the wavelength converting layer being lower than a refractive index of a material of the semiconductor layer, the portion being at a distance of 5 nm or shorter from an end portion of the second metal layer.. .
07/03/14
20140182675
Solar cell and production method for solar cell
A solar cell, comprising: a photoelectric conversion unit; a transparent conductive layer comprising a transparent conductive oxide, and formed upon the main surface of the photoelectric conversion unit; and a finger section and a bus bar section that are formed upon the transparent conductive layer. The transparent conductive layer has particles on a contact surface where the finger section and the bus bar section are formed.
07/03/14
20140182657
Concentrating solar cell module and method for producing concentrating solar cell module
The present invention provides a concentrating solar cell module comprising: a base portion having a plurality of mounting regions for mounting solar cells and a plurality of lead electrodes for electrically connecting the solar cells with external electrodes; a support molded with a thermosetting resin such that each of the mounting regions of the base portion is surrounded; the solar cells mounted on the mounting regions; and a condensing lens molded above the mounting regions so as to encapsulate the solar cells, wherein a surface of the mounting regions of the base portion is plated and the condensing lens is molded with a transparent thermosetting silicone resin. The concentrating solar cell module has high heat dissipation properties and a high photoelectric conversion efficiency..
07/03/14
20140182645
Thermoelectric conversion element and thermoelectric conversion method
Provided is a thermoelectric conversion element capable of converting both a temperature gradient in an in-plane direction and a temperature gradient in a direction perpendicular to plane into electric power at the same time. The thermoelectric conversion element includes: a substrate; a magnetic film provided on the substrate and formed of a polycrystalline magnetic insulator material that is magnetizable in a predetermined direction having a component parallel to a film surface; and electrodes provided to the magnetic film and made of a material having a spin orbit interaction.
06/26/14
20140179055
Method for producing photoelectric conversion element and method for producing imaging device
The method produces a photoelectric conversion element comprising a lower electrode, an electron blocking layer, a photoelectric conversion layer, an upper electrode, and a sealing layer which are laminated on one another in this order. The method includes a step of forming a transparent conductive oxide into a film at a deposition rate of 0.5 Å/s or higher by a sputtering method to form the upper electrode having a stress of −50 mpa to −500 mpa on the photoelectric conversion layer..
06/26/14
20140178017
Photoelectric conversion device and optical fiber coupling connector
A photoelectric conversion device includes a circuit board, light-emitting modules, light-receiving modules, an optical coupling module, and a lens strip. The light-emitting modules and the light-receiving modules are mounted on the circuit board.
06/26/14
20140176785
Image pickup apparatus
The image pickup apparatus includes: a first imaging sensor in which pixels including photoelectric conversion units are arranged two-dimensionally; a second imaging sensor in which pixels including photoelectric conversion units are arranged two-dimensionally, each pixel including one micro lens, and a first and a second photoelectric conversion units; a light beam splitting unit for splitting a flux of light entering an optical system into fluxes of light entering the first and the second imaging sensors separately; a first image processing unit for processing signals from the first imaging sensor, the first image processing unit generating a still image based on signals from the first imaging sensor; and a second image processing unit for processing signals from the second imaging sensor, the second image processing unit generating signals usable for focal point detection of a phase difference method and generating a moving image based on signals from the second imaging sensor.. .
06/26/14
20140176771
Solid-state imaging device and digital camera
A solid-state imaging device comprises first pixels and second pixels. The first pixel has a first pd and a first photoelectric conversion film.
06/26/14
20140176770
Solid-state imaging device, method of controlling solid-state imaging device, and imaging device
In the solid-state imaging device, first and second substrates are electrically connected to each other via connectors electrically connecting the first and second substrates. A photoelectric conversion element is disposed in the first substrate.
06/26/14
20140175592
Semiconductor image sensor module and method of manufacturing the same
A cmos type semiconductor image sensor module wherein a pixel aperture ratio is improved, chip use efficiency is improved and furthermore, simultaneous shutter operation by all the pixels is made possible, and a method for manufacturing such semiconductor image sensor module are provided. The semiconductor image sensor module is provided by stacking a first semiconductor chip, which has an image sensor wherein a plurality of pixels composed of a photoelectric conversion element and a transistor are arranged, and a second semiconductor chip, which has an a/d converter array.
06/26/14
20140174524
Photoelectric conversion element, method for manufacturing the same, electronic apparatus, counter electrode for photoelectric conversion element, and architecture
Provided are a counter electrode, which is excellent in electrolytic solution resistance and electrical conductivity, and which is capable of corresponding to an application process carried out by pattern printing during a manufacturing process, a photoelectric conversion element using the counter electrode, and a method for manufacturing the same. A dye-sensitized photoelectric conversion element has a structure in which an electrolyte layer is filled between a porous electrode to which a photosensitizing dye is adsorbed and a counter electrode.
06/26/14
20140174520
Thin film photovoltaic cell and method of manufacture of same
A thin film photovoltaic cell has an insulating substrate divided into a plurality of unit cells by alternately forming patterning lines in layers stacked on two faces of the insulating substrate; a rear face electrode layer, a photoelectric conversion layer, and a transparent electrode layer stacked in order on one face of the insulating substrate accordingly; and a back face electrode layer deposited on the other face of the insulating substrate. The photovoltaic cell further has a first penetrating hole penetrating the insulating substrate to electrically connect the transparent electrode layer and the back face electrode layer; a second penetrating hole penetrating the insulating substrate to electrically connect the rear face electrode layer and the back face electrode layer; and a transparent electrode layer removal portion in which the transparent electrode layer at least in a region surrounding the second penetrating hole is removed by an ultraviolet pulsed laser..
06/26/14
20140174517
Solar cell and method of manufacturing the same
A solar cell includes a first photoelectric conversion unit based on crystalline semiconductor, a second photoelectric conversion unit on the first photoelectric conversion unit and including a plurality of conversion portions based on amorphous semiconductor, a bonding layer disposed between the first and second photoelectric conversion units to connect the first photoelectric conversion unit to the second photoelectric conversion unit, and electrodes electrically connected respectively to the first and second photoelectric conversion units.. .
06/26/14
20140174512
Production method of hole blocking layer, hole blocking layer, photoelectric conversion element, photoelectric conversion device, organic thin-film solar cell panel, and light-emitting device
A production method of a hole blocking layer includes: a liquid layer forming step that causes a liquid composition and a surface of a member on which the hole blocking layer is to be formed, to contact with each other thereby forming a liquid layer comprising the liquid composition on the surface of the member on which the hole blocking layer is to be formed, the liquid composition containing a zinc source comprising bis(acetylacetonato)zinc, a complexing agent comprising acetylacetone, and a polar solvent; and a drying step that heats the liquid layer formed by the liquid layer forming step to vaporize the complexing agent and the polar solvent from the liquid layer thereby forming a hole blocking layer comprising zinc oxide on the surface of the member on which the hole blocking layer is to be formed.. .
06/26/14
20140174495
Thermoelectric conversion element and thermoelectric conversion power generation device
A thermoelectric conversion element comprising a thermoelectric conversion section and electrodes, wherein the thermoelectric conversion section includes at least: a thermoelectric conversion material section or a thermoelectric conversion material layer which is formed of a thermoelectric conversion material; and a charge transport section or a charge transport layer which is formed of a charge transport material having at least both semiconducting electric conduction properties and metallic electric conduction properties.. .
06/26/14
20140174493
Nanocomposite thermoelectric conversion material and method of manufacture thereof
A nanocomposite thermoelectric conversion material includes a matrix and semiconductor nanowires dispersed as a dispersant in the matrix. The semiconductor nanowires are arranged unidirectionally in a long axis direction of the semiconductor nanowires..


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