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READING DEVICE, PROGRAM, AND READING METHOD
The application manager 37 conducts "application signaling" when a first disc is replaced with a second disc. At this point, an application is continued if it...
ADAPTIVE VIDEO ZOOM
Adaptive video zoom is provided by a method of providing a video content item for viewing by one or more viewers. The method includes identifying one or more...
MOVING IMAGE CODING METHOD, MOVING IMAGE CODING DEVICE, MOVING IMAGE
RECORDING METHOD, RECORDING MEDIUM, MOVING...
A moving image coding method that can prevent playback discontinuity without an increase in processing load during playback is provided. The moving image coding...
APPLICATION RUNNING DEVICE
To provide an application life cycle management method for use in switching a movie work that is a playback target within a storage medium on which a plurality...
IMAGE VOICE PLAY APPARATUS
An image voice play apparatus for playing an AVI file includes: a control portion that when an instruction for a time search is issued, estimates the "number of...
Recording Medium Containing Supplementary Service Information For
Audio/Video Contents, and Method and...
The present invention relates to method and apparatus of providing supplementary service information for A/V contents written in a recording medium. This method...
PVR Hyperlinks Functionality in Triggered Declarative Objects for PVR
A method consistent with certain implementations involves receiving a triggered declarative object (TDO) at a digital television receiver device that carries...
Thermographic Camera and Method for the Recording and/or Modification and
Reproduction of Thermal Images of a...
The present invention is directed to a thermographic camera and to a method for generating thermal images with this thermographic camera as is described...
VIDEO RECORDING AND REPRODUCING METHOD, AND VIDEO REPRODUCING APPARATUS
A recording apparatus, including: a camera which picks up a picture from an optical image; a first encoder which encodes the picture by a first encoding method;...
METHOD FOR PRODUCING AND PROCESSING A PREFORM, PREFORM AND OPTICAL FIBER
The method for producing and processing a preform comprises a preliminary process phase, in which silica grain is supplied into the interior space of a silica...
FIBER OPTIC SPLICE TRAY
A splice tray includes a splice region and a fiber management region to facilitate splicing together two or more fibers. The splice tray can be pivotally...
SWITCH RACK SYSTEM
In one embodiment, the system comprises: (a) a chassis; (b) one or more cards mounted in the chassis, each card having a plurality of switch ports, the...
An interconnect structure includes an insulative web having a first surface and a second surface; a logic device secured to the second surface of the insulative...
FIBER OPTIC SPLICE TRAY
A fiber optic splice tray that has an increased fiber capacity and maximizes bend radius. The fiber optic splice tray has multiple manifolds that are stacked on...
OCEAN DEPLOYABLE BIODEGRADABLE OPTICAL FIBER CABLE
An optical fiber cable has a transparent core for transmitting optical data and a biodegradable protective covering. When placed in water, the protective...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MECHANICALLY SPLICING TWO OPTIC FIBERS
Apparatus for mechanically splicing two optic fibers, including a housing member having opposed first and second optic fiber receiving sections separated by an...
METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING OPTICAL MODULE
A method of the present invention is a method for manufacturing an optical module (10) including an optical fiber (3) and an optical fiber insertion pipe (2)...
CONNECTOR HAVING FLOATABLE OPTICAL MODULE
A connector includes an insulating seat defining a receiving cavity opening forwards, an optical module movably received in the receiving cavity and an...
OPTICAL FIBER CABLE CONNECTOR WITH INTEGRATED CABLE SPLITTING
An optical cable connector is disclosed herein. The optical cable connector includes a housing; an aperture on a side of the housing for receiving unsplit...
DUPLEX OPTICAL CONNECTOR UNIT
Provided is a duplex optical connector unit, in which locking levers extending obliquely upward toward a proximal end side and including interlocking portions...
High speed optical interconnects
An optical interconnect that uses silver, gold, copper or other materials whose refractive index n is less than unity as the transmitting media has been...
OPTICAL STRUCTURE WRITING SYSTEM
The present invention relates to a system for writing an optical structure in a waveguide. The system including, means for splitting a light beam into two...
LOW-LOSS COLLIMATORS FOR USE IN FIBER OPTIC ROTARY JOINTS
Fiber optic collimators are disclosed for use in fiber optic rotary joints (20) providing for improvement in insertion loss performance. One embodiment of the...
In conjunction with a wiring in a house carrying data network signal, a modular outlet (100) includes a base module (100a) and interface module (100b). The base...
Optical Clock Signal Distribution Using Through-Silicon Vias
An integrated circuit structure includes a semiconductor chip including a front surface and a back surface; a via extending from the back surface of the...
Optical Waveguide and Optical Waveguide Module
An optical waveguide module which satisfies highly-accurate and stable optical connection between optical elements and optical waveguides and can be easily...
OPTICAL SENSORS AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME
A sensor is provided. The sensor includes a substrate, a waveguide having a first surface and a second surface, wherein the waveguide is disposed on the...
SPINDLE, SHAFT SUPPORTING DEVICE AND METHOD OF SUPPORTING A ROTATABLE
A spindle includes a shaft, at least one non-contact bearing in operable communication with the shaft, and a housing in operable communication with the at least...
Prong Cage for an Angular Contact Ball Bearing and Method for Assembling
an Angular Contact Ball Bearing
An angular contact ball bearing cylindrical retainer element (100) with a reduced mass, reduced axial width, and a rigid "crown" shape. The rigid crown shape of...
ROLLER BEARING FOR UNDERWATER APPLICATIONS
A roller bearing for underwater applications, in particular for underwater turbines, which has an outer ring and an inner ring arranged in a bearing housing...
WASHER AND MOTOR BEARING SYSTEM COMPRISING THE SAME
A washer, including a central axial hole, a first oil retainer, and at least one oil-storage groove. The central axial hole allows a motor shaft to pass...
FLUID-SUPPORTED THRUST BEARINGS
A thrust bearing allows a first structure to rotate relative to a second structure about an axis of rotation while supporting an axial load between the first...
VENTURI DRAIN FOR SELF-PUMPING BEARING ROLLING MILLS
A system is disclosed for use in a rolling mill oil film bearing to remove oil exiting from between a rotating sleeve and a fixed bushing surrounding the...
Method for the Production of a Bearing Arrangement, and Bearing
A bearing assembly comprises at least one bearing element abutting against at least one adjacent part at a contact surface. The bearing assembly can be...
TISSUE RETRIVAL BAGS
A specimen removal bag may include a receptacle formed by a biaxial braid, such that longitudinal tension on the receptacle causes it to lengthen and to...
Bag with Structure for Avoiding Bricking Appearance
A bag structure has a hermetically sealed bag with an outer ply sealed to the bag to define a cavity. The cavity is bounded on one side by a part of the bag and...
RECLOSABLE DOUBLE ZIPPER AND METHODS
A reclosable bag includes first and second side edges and a double zipper, which includes first zipper with first side seal adjacent the first side edge and...
Protective Means for Protecting Imaging Media
A protective means has a pouch-like structure, comprising an orifice for inserting X-ray imaging media in the protective means. In connection with the...
IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND IMAGE PROCESSING
An image processing system produces highly accurate determination of a local area that does not conform to an assumed change. Positional displacement amount...
BACKGROUND PATTERN IMAGE COMBINING APPARATUS, BACKGROUND PATTERN IMAGE
COMBINING METHOD, AND COMPUTER-READABLE...
A background pattern image combining apparatus for combining a background pattern image with an input image is provided. The background pattern image includes a...
Motion Blur Device, Method and Program
A motion blur control device uses inter-frame movement computation means to compute an inter-frame movement direction and an inter-frame movement amount from...
IMAGE STABILIZATION DEVICE, IMAGE STABILIZATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
Techniques for image stabilization may include detecting motion of an apparatus configured to display image data, the image data comprising one or more frames,...
LOSSLESS IMAGE COMPRESSION METHOD
A compression method is used for processing an image having a plurality of pixels, in which an image width of the image is W. The compression method includes...
IMAGE COMPRESSION METHOD WITH VARIABLE QUANTIZATION PARAMETER
An image compression method s used for processing a plurality of pixels of an image. The image compression method includes the steps of receiving N successive...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETERMINING IMAGE REPRESENTATIONS AT A PIXEL LEVEL
Systems and methods process an image having a plurality of pixels includes an image sensor to capture an image; a first-layer to encode local patches on an...
IMAGE ENCODING AND DECODING DEVICE
A picture encoding device (100) may include a unit (110) for selecting a division method of a target region from among a plurality of division methods, and a...
INVARIANT VISUAL SCENE AND OBJECT RECOGNITION
A method for performing image recognition is disclosed. The method includes obtaining a collection of pixels and grouping at least some of the pixels into a set...
SAMPLING POSITION-FIXING SYSTEM
In the case of collecting samples, it is difficult to select a representative point of a target area. Thus, the samples are collected from certain positions,...
MOTION DETECTION TECHNIQUES FOR IMPROVED IMAGE REMOTING
Techniques are disclosed for acceleration techniques for improved image remoting. A rolling 2D hash of a first image sent to a client is computed. When the...
Image Based Structural Characterization of Fibrous Materials
A method for characterizing a fibrous material having a plurality of fibers is provided. The method includes accessing an image of the fibrous material with the...