1
Jeffrey B Sampsell: Image display and remote control system capable of displaying two distinct images. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz P C, December 17, 2002: US06496122 (417 worldwide citation)

An image display system capable of displaying two distinct images at the same time. One image is shown on an image display device such as a television or computer monitor which is coupled to the image display system. The other image is shown on a remote control included in an image display system. A ...


2
John Michael Kowalski, Atsushi Ishii: Multimedia wired/wireless content synchronization system and method. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz P C, October 7, 2003: US06631410 (364 worldwide citation)

A system for synchronizing a multimedia content stream signal, emanating from at least one multimedia source, for play through a plurality of output devices, wherein the output devices are connected to the multimedia source by wired connections and wireless connections; the system including plural o ...


3
M Ibrahim Sezan, Richard Qian, Peter J L Van Beek: Audiovisual information management system. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, May 22, 2001: US06236395 (345 worldwide citation)

Providing at least one description scheme. For audio and/or video programs a program description scheme provides information regarding the associated program. For the user a user description scheme provides information regarding the user's preferences. For the system a system description scheme ...


4
Jeffrey Brian Sampsell: On-screen electronic resources guide. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz PC, April 17, 2001: US06219839 (333 worldwide citation)

A system for providing an on-screen electronic resource guide (ERG) includes an audio/visual display device; plural peripheral devices, each having an active mode and an inactive mode; an interface located between said audio/visual device and said peripheral devices; and an ERG generator for providi ...


5
Krishna Ratakonda: Method for hierarchical summarization and browsing of digital video. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz PC, November 30, 1999: US05995095 (276 worldwide citation)

A method of hierarchical digital video summarization and browsing includes inputting a digital video signal for a digital video sequence and generating a hierarchical summary based on keyframes of the video sequence. Additional steps may include computing histograms for the digital video sequence; d ...


6
Jeffrey B Sampsell, James M Florence: Projection display system for reflective light valves. Sharp Laboratories of America, Robert D Varitz PC, September 5, 2000: US06113239 (246 worldwide citation)

A projection display system for reflective light valves includes a light source for generating a light beam having RGB light components, wherein the red light component is p-polarized and the green and blue light components are s-polarized; a reflector structure having plural polarizing beam splitte ...


7
Yoshi Ono, Wei Wei Zhuang, Rajendra Solanki: Methods of using atomic layer deposition to deposit a high dielectric constant material on a substrate. Sharp Laboratories of America, Matthew D Rabdau, David C Ripma, Scott C Krieger, July 16, 2002: US06420279 (244 worldwide citation)

Methods of forming hafnium oxide, zirconium oxide and nanolaminates of hafnium oxide and zirconium oxide are provided. These methods utilize atomic layer deposition techniques incorporating nitrate-based precursors, such as hafnium nitrate and zirconium nitrate. The use of these nitrate based precur ...


8
Yanjun Ma, Yoshi Ono: Doped zirconia, or zirconia-like, dielectric film transistor structure and deposition method for same. Sharp Laboratories of America, Matthew D Rabdau, David C Ripma, Scott C Krieger, October 2, 2001: US06297539 (242 worldwide citation)

A high-k dielectric films is provided, which is doped with divalent or trivalent metals to vary the electron affinity, and consequently the electron and hole barrier height. The high-k dielectric film is a metal oxide of either zirconium (Zr) or hafnium (Hf), doped with a divalent metal, such as cal ...


9
Yanjun Ma, Yoshi Ono: Multilayer dielectric stack and method. Sharp Laboratories of America, Matthew D Rabdau, David C Ripma, Scott C Krieger, June 18, 2002: US06407435 (222 worldwide citation)

A multilayer dielectric stack is provided which has alternating layers of a high-k material and an interposing material. The presence of the interposing material and the thinness of the high-k material layers reduces or eliminate effects of crystallization within the high-k material, even at relativ ...


10
Lin Li, Jeffrey Brian Sampsell, Jagtar Singh Saroya, George Stuart Vernon: Single panel color video projection display using reflective banded color falling-raster illumination. Sharp Laboratories of America, Johnson & McCollom P C, March 22, 2005: US06870581 (218 worldwide citation)

A projection display system. The projection system includes a light source, illumination optics that are capable of splitting the light from the source into individual color bands, and folding mirrors. The folding mirrors operate to direct the color bands to a reflective element that has a contoured ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.