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Semiconductor device having copper wiring
A first interlayer insulating film made of insulting material is formed over an underlying substrate. A via hole is formed through the first interlayer...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method for the same
To provide a low-cost, easy-to-use, and efficient method for manufacturing a semiconductor device, which eliminates the need for the formation or removal of...
Method of making microstructure device, and microstructure device made by
A microstructure device is made by processing a material substrate consisting of e.g. a first process layer, a second process layer and a middle layer arranged...
Method and apparatus for creating wiring model, computer product, and
method of manufacturing device
A wiring-model creating apparatus creates a three-dimensional model of a wiring pattern on a printed board based on printed-board information created by an...
Delay analysis apparatus, delay analysis method and computer product
Within-die delay distributions and die-to-die delay distributions of two arbitrary paths in an analysis target circuit are extracted from a delay distribution...
Aid apparatus, computer-readable recording medium in which design aid
program is stored, and interactive design...
Logical design of a circuit or a printed board including a number of components is carried out with improved flexibility in determination of the positions and...
Semiconductor device and yield calculation method
A semiconductor device yield calculation method and a computer program that include selecting from a designed device pattern a specified first pattern and a...
Computer readable recording medium having stored therein database
synchronizing process program, and apparatus...
A program applicable to a computer system for executing a database synchronizing process, which reflects, onto a database of one server, updating of a database...
Computer system for central management of asset information
A computer system includes one or more host computers, one or more hardware devices, and a management server for managing the assets in the system. The host...
Multi-device supervisor support for self-checkout systems
A customer self-checkout system includes one or more checkout stations and multiple supervisor terminals. The supervisor terminals provide support to, and...
Vehicle control unit and vehicle control method
A battery supplies electric power to electric equipments of the vehicle. An alternator generates the electric power and charges the battery when an engine of the...
Wireless communication system
A wireless communication system which enables fast handovers by eliminating a time lag that occurs during handover process. A new base station recognizes lower...
Method and system for automatic feedback control for fine tuning a delay
A method for receiving an optical signal is included where an ingress signal is split into a first portion and a second portion. A relative delay is induced...
Dispersion compensating apparatus and dispersion compensation control
A variable dispersion compensating unit compensates an optical signal, and changes the compensation amount according to a control signal that has a given...
Receiving device including packet output circuit for outputting control
A clocking circuit of a receiving unit performs a clocking operation synchronously with a network clock. A packet output circuit of the receiving unit outputs a...
Transmitting apparatus and receiving apparatus for controlling
retransmission of communication data and...
An information communication method, which is executed on a transmitting side, is provided. The method comprises a first step of transmitting communication data...
Communication control system
A communication control system comprising a plurality of user terminals connected via a network composed of a plurality of sub networks; and a home agent...
Semiconductor memory device, and method of controlling the same
An internal voltage generator when activated, generates an internal voltage to be supplied to an internal circuit. Operating the internal voltage generator...
Semiconductor memory which enables reliable data writing with low supply
voltage by improving the conductance...
A semiconductor memory maintains securely the stored contents in the memory cells, and it is written with data reliably even in a case where a relatively low...
Electronic device and keyboard mechanism
An electronic device adapted to stow a keyboard therein in a way screen is exposed even after the keyboard has been stowed in the electronic device. A keyboard...
An electronic apparatus to which a portable apparatus is attachable, the electronic apparatus including: a main body portion; a front face portion; and a...
Height-limit calculation apparatus, height-limit calculation method,
method of manufacturing three-dimensional...
A height-limited-area-information creating device creates a clip plane on a base plane of a printed circuit board, and sets a view so that an image faces the...
Method of driving a plasma display apparatus to suppress background light
A method of driving a PDP apparatus to sufficiently suppress the background light emission and improve the dark room contrast, in which first electrodes and...
Converting circuit for converting differential signal to single-ended
A converting circuit for converting differential signals to a single-ended signal. The converting circuit comprises a cascode amplifier comprising a first...
Electronic circuit device operable under power supply
An electric circuit device operable under a power supply includes: a circuit; a first switch connected between the power supply and the circuit; a capacitor...
An object is to provide a probe, a probe card, and a testing device which can precisely perform a test for conductive state of a conductive wiring in, for...
Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
A semiconductor device in which the resistance of a copper wiring to electromigration is increased. The copper wiring is formed so that copper grains will be...
Mounting structure for IC tag and IC chip for mounting
A mounting structure for an IC tag where an IC chip for mounting (10) is mounted so as to be electrically connected to antenna patterns (44a), (44b). The...
Semiconductor integrated circuit with solder bump
A semiconductor integrated circuit which is connected to a substrate by solder bumps wherein, when at least one solder bump is connected to a signal line of the...
Semiconductor device with increased drain breakdown voltage
A semiconductor device is disclosed that is capable of improving the drain breakdown voltage during operation. The semiconductor device includes a first drain...
Laminated thin-film device, manufacturing method thereof, and circuit
The present invention provides a novel capacitor element, laminated thin-film device, and circuit wherein the capacitance dependency on voltage can be...
Resistance memory element and method of manufacturing the same
A resistance memory element having a pair of electrodes and an insulating film sandwiched between a pair of electrodes includes a plurality of cylindrical...
Computer system, central unit, and program execution method
In a program execution method in which a program to be executed is stored in a central unit and a terminal unit acquires the program from the central unit and...
Electronic apparatus having security function
When an electronic apparatus is forcibly put into an inoperable state by theft, the inoperable state is canceled using a code from a dealer, without carrying the...
Secure processor and a program for a secure processor
The instruction code including an instruction code stored in the area where the encrypted instruction code is stored in a non-rewritable format is authenticated...
Computer-readable recording medium recording remote control program,
portable terminal device and gateway device
A computer-readable recording medium which records a remote control program for allowing data on a network protected by a gateway device to be transferred to an...
Storage controller and storage control method
A storage controller that can control memory addresses even when a memory module having a different device configuration than an already mounted memory module is...
Buffer device, buffer arrangement method, and information processing
A buffer device that transfers data and is shared by a plurality of CPU cores arranged in a symmetrically inverted manner about a predetermined reference line,...
Content delivery method and communication terminal apparatus
A content delivery method and apparatus that can achieve stable streaming in a system that performs data exchange efficiently by dividing content into blocks and...
Transmission power balancing in multi-hop communication systems
The present application relates to a wireless communication system and related methods and apparatuses for transmitting a signal from a source apparatus to a...
Optical receiver and controlling method thereof, and optical transmission
The optical transmitter and receiver of the invention includes: a variable dispersion compensator that performs wavelength dispersion compensation on an optical...
Control method and apparatus for receiving optical signal
A receiving/processing unit receives signals parallelized by a parallelizing unit, and executes a frame process including frame synchronization process on the...
Transmission mode/guard length detection circuit and method therefor
A transmission mode/guard length detection circuit that uses the Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing method, in which: a difference between a reference...
Information processing apparatus, method and program utilizing a
One aspect of the embodiments utilizes an information processing apparatus connected to another information processing apparatus via a transmitting path. An...
Load distributing apparatus and load distributing method
A load distributing apparatus is connected to a plurality of routers carrying out a transfer process of multicast data. The load distributing apparatus includes...
Traffic load density measuring system, traffic load density measuring
method, transmitter, receiver, and...
The traffic load density measuring system includes a transmitter connected to a communication network for transmitting a packet, and a receiver for receiving the...
Policer device and bandwidth control
A frame input/output unit allows a frame to pass according to directions output by a flag judging unit while consuming resources. A resource managing unit...