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With facsimile apparatuses wherein color image data is coded, a facsimile on a calling side codes image data by replacing the image data with a codeword indicative of a white run-length or a black run-length, represents color information by combining specific codewords among the codewords and represents image data incl...
A memory management control device and a memory management control method capable of preventing run away of an image processing apparatus caused by a rewrite to a memory, are provided. In rewriting a program stored in a flash memory 402 of a controller 400 included in an image processing apparatus, an operating state d...
A provisional holographic lens H 1 is recorded by causing the interference of a parallel reference beam with a divergent beam emitted from an optical fibre 27, and then a definitive holographic lens H 2 is recorded by causing the converging, conjugate beam to the divergent beam to be formed by illuminating the provis...
The present invention provides a finisher comprising (a) hydrophobizing agent(s) in a total concentration between 0.1 g/l and 10 g/l, (a) surface-active compound(s) and (a) polyglycol(s), characterized in that said polyglycol(s) comprise(s) at least 50% by weight ethyleneoxide groups and/or propyleneoxide groups whose ...
Described is a method for manufacturing semiconductor devices which includes a heat treating process for heating and cooling semiconductor substrates mounted on a boat at a predetermined pitch according to a predetermined temperature profile, in order to flatten the surface of each semiconductor substrate by reflowing ...
A plurality of motive-procedure sets respectively composed of a motive, a condition and a procedure of a message processing edited according to user's intention are stored in advance for each user. When a message sent for a receiver is received in a message switching apparatus, it is judged whether or not one of th...
A method, computer system, and computer program product for performing an asset analysis for at least one asset, using the Required Yield Method (RYM). The method provides first economic data relating to a first economy. The economic data includes a gross domestic product (GDP) per capita growth rate for the first econ...
A detector unit apparatus and method for operating and producing a detector unit to be adapted to varying environmental influences or to its own, in particular mechanical, electrical or magnetic parameters of the detector unit, which are dependent on measuring lengths. An inventive positional sensor operating according...
A method for controlling a fuel injector provided with an electrically operated electomagnetic actuator in such a manner as to open the injector for a determined injection time; the method providing that the injector be operated with a first current waveform if the injection time is greater than a predetermined thresho...
The present invention is related to the adjusting of a hearing device ( 1 ) to the hearing preferences of a user of said hearing ( 1 ). The hearing device ( 1 ) comprises an input transducer ( 20 ) for providing an electrical signal that corresponds to an acoustical input signal, a processing unit ( 10 ) for processing...
Disclosed are a method of designing a random pattern, an apparatus for designing a random pattern and an optical substrate including a random pattern according to the same method. The method includes setting a plurality of unit valid pattern regions in a pattern design region; forming a random point coordinate in the u...
An integrated circuit device includes a plurality of dynamic array sections, each of which includes three or more linear conductive segments formed within its gate electrode level in a parallel manner to extend lengthwise in a first direction. An adjoining pair of dynamic array sections are positioned to have co-locate...
An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display positioned on at least a surface of a housing of the electronic device, at least one sensor configured to sense a bend of the display and a mount of the electronic device, and a processor configured to control a running of an application, obtain...
The present disclosure includes a loose-cushion seat with improved lower-back support. At least one connector is applied to a loose-cushion seating unit that joins a portion of the peripheral surface of the seat cushion to a portion of the rear surface of the back cushion. The connector is removably attached to at leas...
A method and apparatus are provided for updating post-processing states applied to a decoded audio signal. The method is such that, for a current decoded signal frame, sampled at a different sampling frequency from the preceding frame, it includes the following acts: obtaining a past decoded signal, stored for the prec...
Described herein are techniques related to constraining Inertial Navigation System (INS) solution according to pedometrical data. Data from sensors external to an inertial navigation module are leveraged in computing the final solution for indoor navigation. The techniques render the drift and divergence in inertial se...
To perform zone-based workload scheduling according to environmental conditions in a system having electronic devices, indicators of cooling efficiencies of the electronic devices in corresponding zones are aggregated to form aggregated indicators for respective zones, where the zones include respective subsets of elec...
In certain embodiments, calculating intraocular lens (IOL) power includes determining locations of parts of an eye along an axis of the eye. The locations include the location of a cornea, the anterior and posterior locations of a crystalline lens, and the location of a retina. An IOL location of an IOL is calculated a...
A method and a device for operating an arrangement of sound transducers according to the wave-field synthesis principle. In order to supply an extended audience region with the same signal, the same signal content is generated by at least two virtual sound sources, which are arranged such that the wavefronts thereof ar...
A method and apparatus for displaying icons according to data communication service usage states are provided. The method includes collecting information on the remaining service amount for at least one service having a service usage limit; and displaying a color adjusted icon based on the remaining service amount....
A method and apparatus used in a storage network facilitates the protection of data in, and replacement of, storage devices about to fail before the failure happens. In a network that includes a plurality of sets of storage devices which store respective data sets, a storage device about to fail in one set can be repla...
A rate responsive pacemaker is provided having the capability of automatically adjusting the lower rate limit (LRL) for sleep, or nighttime. The pacemaker has a temperature sensor for determining patient blood temperature, and processes patient blood temperature data to obtain an average daily low value of nighttime bl...
An access control apparatus, with which a certain tracking and a stable accessing operation are possible even if a track density changes, wherein a track pitch discriminator to determine a difference in track density, that is a track pitch, is provided, detecting characteristics of a tracking error generator and a velo...
An apparatus and method for searching for a place name according to an individual moving pattern is disclosed, whereby a user can search for a place name corresponding to a place where the user has visited. The apparatus for searching for a place name according to an individual moving pattern includes a position detect...
The apparatus connects to a pressurized sterile liquid source SOSPE and to an aspiration source SOSPI and is composed of two basic channels, one for a pressurized sterile liquid jet Jet HP for dissection and the other for a flow jet Jet DEBIT for lavage/rinsing or irrigation, with each channel linked to a specific hand...
A CAD system designs mask patterns for use in a master slice integrated circuit processing. The system includes an input device such as a mouse interface, and a display unit for symbolically displaying circuit elements and cells. A first data base stores a net list of circuit design information. A second data base stor...
An electronic device including a display, a receiver to receive, from an input device, a first information about a movement of the input device and a second information indicating whether a predetermined button on the input device is pressed, and a controller to control the display to display a plurality of visual guid...
A method for communicating with a receiving station and a system for implementing the method. The system includes the receiving station. A geographical area is divided into at least two geographical cells. Each cell is a unique geographical region within the geographical area. Each cell is associated with one and only ...
The subject matter of the invention is a method for producing a concrete component ( 1 ), wherein a plurality of layers of a dry mixture consisting of at least one silicate former and one hydraulic binder are deposited one atop another on a base ( 7 ), wherein after applying each layer the respective layer is mixed wit...
Disclosed is a method for characterizing carbohydrate polymer by identifying at least two binding agents that bind to the carbohydrate polymer. Binding is preferably determined by contacting the carbohydrate polymer with substrate that contains a plurality of first saccharide-binding agents affixed at predetermined loc...
A transmission apparatus that transmits data according to a protocol has a timer, a memory, a processor, and a transmission unit. The processor stores, in the memory, type data indicating a single type of time from a plurality of types of time that are to be measured according to the protocol. The transmission unit tra...
A method, system, and program for billing for service provided to destination device according to the calling plan of the individual receiving the call. An authenticated identity for a callee answering a call placed to a destination device is received at an intermediary device. The intermediary device then accesses a b...
A routing software application for predicting a best routing destination from a pool of considered routing destinations for an incoming event into a communications routing system has a detection module for detecting the arrival of the event for routing; at least one instance of an information gathering routine for gath...
A textured, layered mold-formed body is produced with a foil laminate in which a top foil of at most partially crosslinked polymer materials and a sub-foil containing a polymer foam material with a density between 35 and 120 grams per liter and a gel content of less than 80 percent are laminated together. The foil lami...
A power conservation computer architecture is provided for disabling a clock signal to all peripheral devices and bus controllers located on a plurality of Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) buses when it is determined that all of the PCI buses are idle. The PCI buses are determined to be idle through the use of a...
An image pickup apparatus includes: a face detection section configured to detect a face area from an image obtained by the image pickup apparatus; and a control section configured to detect at least any one of the amount of change in size of the face area detected by the face detection section and a movement speed of ...
Methods for searching for possible forms of a sample and methods of screening a sample according to its form comprise disposing the sample in at least one receptacle that defines a capillary space, such as a capillary tube. The sample is solidified to generate at least one solid form or semisolid form, and the generate...
La présente invention concerne un dispositif de contrôle d'un fluide de travail à bas point de congélation circulant dans un circuit fermé (10) fonctionnant selon un cycle de Rankine, ledit circuit comprenant une pompe de compression/circulation (12) du fluide sous forme liquide, un échangeur de chaleur (18) ...
The invention relates to a windscreen wiper drive mechanism in which an output lever can be fixed on a gear wheel at a predetermined angle, the gear wheel adopting a position at a defined angle. Before assembly, the output shaft should be connected to the output lever in such a way that it cannot be detached. The inven...
Sample bags are produced from webs of film material by forming longitudinal seams and longitudinally spaced transverse seams and by filling the bags with a sample product between forming the transverse seams. In order to make the bags easier to handle, the longitudinal seams are thickened so that the thickness of the s...
In processing of calculating outer value log-ratio αmn by a row processing unit performing an operation on rows of a parity check matrix, a minimum absolute value and a second minimum absolute value out of data utilized for the row processing are stored. When the data to be processed matches with the minimum value, th...
A method for providing an optical interface with at least one optical coupling structure for a packaged optical device is described. The at least one optical coupling structure may be, for example, wave-guides and/or microlenses. The packaged optical device includes an external alignment structure. The external alignme...