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Susumu Maruno, Taro Imagawa, Michiyo Moriya, Kenji Kondo: Interface apparatus. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Ratner & Prestia, February 20, 2001: US06191773 (273 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an interface apparatus for making input and output of appliances having display such as computer, word processor, information appliance and television, comprising recognizing means for recognizing the shape or move of the hand of an operator, display means for displaying the ...


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Kenji Kondo, Hachiro Kunda, Toshio Sonobe: Method for making a semiconductor device. Nippondenso, Cushman Darby & Cushman, August 14, 1990: US04948754 (88 worldwide citation)

According to the invention a method for making a semiconductor device comprising a step of preparing a semiconductor device having at least one semiconductor element formed in a semiconductor substrate, a plurality of electrode pads electrically connected to said semiconductor element and a passivat ...


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Hajime Soga, Kenji Kondo, Eiji Ishikawa, Yoshikazu Sakano, Mikimasa Suzuki: Method of forming a trench with a rounded bottom in a semiconductor device. Denso Corporation, Law Offices of David G Posz, February 18, 2003: US06521538 (75 worldwide citation)

In a method for manufacturing a semiconductor device, first, a trench is formed on a semiconductor substrate by anisotropic etching, and a reaction product is produced and deposited on the inner wall of the trench during the anisotropic etching. Then, isotropic etching is performed to round a corner ...


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Kenji Kondo, Kenya Uomori: Eye position detection method and device. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 31, 2006: US07130453 (59 worldwide citation)

The position of an eye is detectable with high precision from a face image of a person taken under near infrared illumination or the like. After pre-processing, the face image is subjected to brightness correction to increase the contrast between the sclera portion and iris portion of the eye. Brigh ...


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Naobumi Kuboki, Kenji Kondo, Masato Miyahara, Hirokazu Takewaki, Yasuhiro Arima, Takuya Nishimoto: Seat fitted with seating sensor, seating detector and air bag device. Furukawa Electronics, Jacobson Holman PLLC, February 12, 2002: US06345839 (45 worldwide citation)

A seating sensor is provided on a seat back part and/or a seat cushion part of a seat in use for a vehicle such as an automobile, and calculates physical conditions, such as a height and weight of an occupant, to judge whether the subject on the seat is a human or an object. On the basis of the resu ...


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Yoshihiko Matsukawa, Taro Imagawa, Kenji Kondo, Tsuyoshi Mekata: Document image search device and recording medium having document search program stored thereon. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Renner Otto Boisselle & Sklar, October 22, 2002: US06470336 (43 worldwide citation)

A document search device searches for a keyword in a recognition result obtained by character recognition performed on a document image. The keyword includes at least one first character, and a character code is assigned to each of the at least one first character. The recognition result includes at ...


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Hajime Soga, Kenji Kondo, Eiji Ishikawa, Yoshikazu Sakano, Yuji Ichikawa: Dry etching method for semiconductor substrate. Denso Corporation, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, July 18, 2000: US06090718 (40 worldwide citation)

After performing an etching process with respect to one substrate, the substrate is taken out from an etching chamber. Then, a dummy substrate is disposed in the etching chamber and a cleaning process is performed. The cleaning process includes a cleaning step for etching reaction products produced ...


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Atsushi Komura, Yoshikazu Sakano, Kenji Kondo, Keiichi Kon, Tetsuhiko Sanbei, Shoji Miura: Dry etching process for semiconductor. Nippondenso, Cushman Darby & Cushman, June 13, 1995: US05423941 (40 worldwide citation)

A process for forming deep trenches on a surface of a semiconductor substrate by forming a mask on the surface of the semiconductor, which prescribes the position of the trenches; and then dry etching the semiconductor surface using a gas mixture comprising (1) an etchant, bromine containing, gas wh ...


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Kenji Kondo, Shigeru Katsuyama, Shoji Akahane, Kentaro Tomioka: Color-changeable cement composition for dental use. G C Dental Industrial, Oblon Fisher Spivak McClelland & Maier, July 7, 1987: US04678436 (38 worldwide citation)

A color-changeable cement composition for dental use is disclosed, which comprises a first component comprising a metal oxide as a major ingredient, and a second component which can react with the first component to form a set body, wherein the composition contains a substance which changes its colo ...


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Kenji Kondo, Takeo Azuma, Kenya Uomori, Yoshito Aoki: Personal authentication method, personal authentication apparatus and image capturing device. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Harness Dickey & Pierce, December 26, 2006: US07155035 (36 worldwide citation)

A plurality of iris images of a person to be authenticated in which the positions of extraneous light reflection are respectively different are captured by using an image capturing device. Iris codes, that is, features for authentication, are respectively extracted from the plural iris images, and t ...