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Fumiaki Funada, Tatsuo Morita, Hirohisa Tanaka, Hongyong Zhang, Toru Takayama: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device having different orientations of crystal channel growth. Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, Gerald J Ferguson Jr, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson P C, March 25, 1997: US05614426 (176 worldwide citation)

In an active matrix type liquid-crystal display device, in a peripheral circuit portion, there is arranged a TFT having a high mobility and capable of allowing a large amount of on-state current to flow. In a pixel portion, there is arranged a TFT having a small off-state current. These TFTs having ...


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Fumiaki Funada, Tatsuo Morita, Hirohisa Tanaka, Hongyong Zhang, Toru Takayama: Thin film transistors for the peripheral circuit portion and the pixel portion. Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, Sharp Corporation, Gerald J Ferguson Jr, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson P C, December 9, 1997: US05696388 (158 worldwide citation)

In an active matrix type liquid-crystal display device, in a peripheral circuit portion, there is arranged a TFT having a high mobility and capable of allowing a large amount of on-state current to flow. In a pixel portion, there is arranged a TFT having a small off-state current. These TFTs having ...


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Takashi Funai, Naoki Makita, Yoshitaka Yamamoto, Tatsuo Morita: Method for producing crystalline semiconductor film having reduced concentration of catalyst elements for crystallization and semiconductor device having the same. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, August 27, 1996: US05550070 (149 worldwide citation)

A method for producing a semiconductor film, includes the steps of: (a) forming an amorphous semiconductor film on a substrate having a surface with an insulating property; (b) introducing a material for accelerating crystallization of the amorphous semiconductor film into at least a part of the amo ...


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Shigeru Aomori, Atsushi Yoshinouchi, Keiji Tarui, Tatsuo Morita: Method for fabricating thin film transistor. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, Nixon & Vanderhye, April 2, 1996: US05504020 (72 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating a thin film transistor includes the steps of: forming a semiconductor layer and a gate electrode on an insulating substrate with a gate insulating film interposed therebetween; and implanting an impurity element into a surface of the semiconductor layer by accelerating hydro ...


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Masataka Itoh, Tatsuo Morita, Shuhei Tsuchimoto: Apparatus and a method for inputting/outputting an image. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, December 17, 1996: US05585817 (53 worldwide citation)

A device and a method for inputting/outputting an image are disclosed. The device includes: an image display section which selectively transmits light; and an image input section having a photodetective portion for converting part of the light which has been transmitted through the image display sec ...


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Atsushi Yoshinouchi, Tatsuo Morita, Shuhei Tsuchimoto, Yasuaki Murata: Method of producing a polycrystalline semiconductor film without annealing, for thin film transistor. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, Morrison & Foerster, April 4, 1995: US05403756 (39 worldwide citation)

A method for producing a polycrystalline semiconductor film is disclosed. The method includes the steps of: forming a semiconductor film on a substrate; forming a passivation film on the semiconductor film; exciting a mixed gas including hydrogen and at least one element selected from the group cons ...


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Toshimi Abo, Hiroyuki Naito, Hatsuo Nagaishi, Kunifumi Sawamoto, Tatsuo Morita, Yoshihisa Kawamura: System and method for detecting and controlling knocking in an internal combustion engine. Nissan Motor Company, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, June 7, 1988: US04750103 (31 worldwide citation)

A system for detecting and controlling an engine knocking the determination of occurrence of knocking is based on a present data on the detected pressure vibration energy in a combustion chamber of the engine and a value associated with a previous data on the detected pressure vibration energy in th ...


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Mikio Shiraishi, Nobuyuki Kaku, Fukuyasu Abe, Kenji Fuse, Nobuo Masuoka, Tatsuo Morita: Display optical unit and display apparatus. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus, January 1, 2002: US06334686 (27 worldwide citation)

A display optical unit and apparatus in which the optical axis of a projection lens is shifted from the optical axis of an illumination unit and light splitter. The projection lens is attachable and detachable in a direction in which the optical axes are shifted from each other. A light valve or a p ...


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Hiroshi Yamaguchi, Kunifumi Sawamoto, Hiroshi Sanbuichi, Tatsuo Morita, Satoshi Takizawa: Back-up system and method for engine coolant temperature sensor in electronic engine control system. Nissan Motor Company, Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, December 3, 1985: US04556029 (26 worldwide citation)

A back-up system for an engine coolant temperature sensor detects deviation of the output of the temperature sensor from its designed output range to produce a fault signal. In response to the fault signal, an engine control system derives the engine coolant temperature indirectly from other engine ...


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Tatsuo Morita: System for controlling an engine and method therefor. Nissan Motor Company, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, August 2, 1988: US04760825 (26 worldwide citation)

A system and method for controlling an engine, in which a value correlative to an engine output is detected, a target value of the engine output correlative value (preferably a pseudo value corresponding to an indicated mean effective pressure) is calculated on the basis of an angular displacement o ...