Eugene Fitzgerald
Kenneth C Wu, Eugene A Fitzgerald, Gianni Taraschi, Jeffrey T Borenstein: Etch stop layer system. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, January 1, 2004: US20040000268-A1

A SiGe monocrystalline etch-stop material system on a monocrystalline silicon substrate. The etch-stop material system can vary in exact composition, but is a doped or undoped Si1-xGex alloy with x generally between 0.2 and 0.5. Across its thickness, the etch-stop material itself is uniform in compo ...

Peng Jen Chun: Driver for controlling display cycle of oled and its method. Etoms Electronics, January 1, 2004: TW569173 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a driver for controlling display cycle of OLED and its method. The driver includes: a current buffer, a switch unit and PWM gray-level control unit. The current buffer is connected to a current source providing a constant current. The switch unit is connected to a prec ...

Tsai Tzung Han, Yang Ya Chau: Method of inverse-modified discrete cosine transform and overlap-add for mpeg layer 3 voice signal decoding and apparatus thereof. National Central University, January 1, 2004: TW569550 (49 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method of inverse-modified discrete cosine transform (IMDCT) and overlap-add for MPEG (motion picture experts group) layer 3 voice frequency decoding and an apparatus thereof. In order to improve the competitiveness of MPEG layer 3 voice frequency decoder in the co ...

Poechmueller Peter: Encoder, decoder, method for encoding a data word and method for decoding an encoded data word. Infineon Technologies, January 1, 2004: TW569547 (31 worldwide citation)

An encoder (16) for encoding a data word with a plurality of bits, wherein the data word is transmittable in parallel on a data bus (14), wherein one bit line is provided for each bit and wherein each bit may have one of two logical states, including a means for examining the data word in order to d ...

Tsao Yi Chang: Method for fabricating a polysilicon layer. Au Optronics Corporation, January 1, 2004: TW569350 (23 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating a polysilicon layer comprises steps of: (a) providing a substrate; (b) forming a buffer layer having a plurality of trenches on the substrate; (c) forming an amorphous silicon layer on the buffer layer; and (d) performing a laser annealing process, wherein during the laser a ...

Dressler Roger Wallace, Gundry Kenneth James: Method and apparatus for multichannel logic matrix decoding. Dressler Roger Wallace, Gundry Kenneth James, January 1, 2004: TW569551 (19 worldwide citation)

The present invention improves the stability of aural images in the decoding of multichannel signals. Output center-channel and back-surround channel signals are derived or augmented by applying signal processors such as matrix decoders to multichannel input signals.

Ishihara Shingo, Aratani Sukekazu, Adachi Masaya: Organic light emitting element and display device using organic light emitting element. Hitachi, January 1, 2004: TW569166 (17 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an organic light-emitting element and display device using organic light emitting element, which forms at least a first electrode, an organic layer, a second electrode and a passivation layer on a substrate, wherein a distance d from a light-emitting area in the organic layer ...

Freeman Martin, Cho Bonghan: User interface with dynamic menu option organization. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, January 1, 2004: TW569122 (15 worldwide citation)

A graphical user interface for a data processing device or system has a plurality of menu options arranged in multiple pages. The menu options are dynamically distributed among the pages in accordance with a user history to reduce the effort of user-navigation among the options. A dynamically adapta ...

Lu Jong Hong, Chang Huai Luh, Chen Chiung Hsiung, Huang Yi Ping, Liao Sheng Ju: Self-organized nano-interfacial structure applied to electric device. Industrial Technology Research Institute, January 1, 2004: TW568882 (10 worldwide citation)

A specific nano-interfacial structure is fabricated from self-organization, which induced, by chemical kinetics differences between reactants in a sputtering process. The self-organized nano-interface has nano-scale size and gradual composition variation. The self-organized nano-interface possesses ...