Matsushita patents granted on 21 October 2008

59 US patents granted on 21 October 2008 and assigned to Matsushita

1 D579,129 Filament for lamp
2 D579,039 Digital still camera
3 D579,011 Set of key buttons
4 D578,975 Digital video disc recorder
5 D578,959 Battery for personal computer
6 7,441,240 Process scheduling apparatus, process scheduling method, program for process scheduling, and storage medium recording a program for process scheduling
7 7,441,214 Semiconductor integrated circuit designing apparatus, semiconductor integrated circuit designing method, semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing method, and readable recording media
8 7,441,168 Fault detecting method and layout method for semiconductor integrated circuit
9 7,441,117 Group formation/management system, group management device, and member device
10 7,440,899 Phonetic-sound providing system, server, client machine, information-provision managing server and phonetic-sound providing method
11 7,440,812 Component mounting apparatus, service providing device and servicing method
12 7,440,708 Multifunction apparatus
13 7,440,693 Camera device
14 7,440,629 Image encoding apparatus and image encoding method
15 7,440,444 IP telephone system, IP telephone apparatus and method for identifying destination user
16 7,440,432 Wireless access system
17 7,440,386 Optical device and method of manufacturing the same
18 7,440,362 Optical disc drive which uses a train of pulses to shift the focus of a focusing section
19 7,440,330 Semiconductor memory device
20 7,440,248 Semiconductor integrated circuit device
21 7,440,199 Manufacturing method of optical component and camera module
22 7,440,161 Optical element and method for forming domain inversion regions
23 7,440,033 Vector based motion compensation at image borders
24 7,440,032 Block mode adaptive motion compensation
25 7,440,009 High definition imaging method and imaging apparatus having electro-optical polarization element between two birefrigent elements forming alternately on sensor single and overlapping images
26 7,439,984 Image signal processing method, image signal processing apparatus, and image displaying apparatus
27 7,439,964 Screen display device
28 7,439,936 Control circuit for displaying the same video simultaneously to two or more panels
29 7,439,918 Adaptive antenna apparatus including adaptive controller for adaptive controlling at least two antenna elements
30 7,439,893 Delta sigma modulation D/A converting system
31 7,439,880 Image coding device
32 7,439,823 Electromechanical filter
33 7,439,809 Radio frequency power amplifier
34 7,439,808 High-frequency power amplifier
35 7,439,801 Amplifier circuit with multiple power supplies
36 7,439,798 Regulator circuit
37 7,439,779 Driver circuit
38 7,439,767 Semiconductor integrated circuit and construction using densely integrated cells
39 7,439,745 Nickel-hydride battery life determining method and life determining apparatus
40 7,439,719 Switching control circuit with off period adjustment
41 7,439,675 Plasma display panel having a magnesium oxide protective film and method for producing same
42 7,439,623 Semiconductor device having via connecting between interconnects
43 7,439,621 Radio frequency signal processing device
44 7,439,611 Circuit board with auxiliary wiring configuration to suppress breakage during bonding process
45 7,439,595 Field effect transistor having vertical channel structure
46 7,439,577 Semiconductor memory and method for manufacturing the same
47 7,439,552 Semiconductor light-emitting device and method for fabricating the same
48 7,439,485 Multimode optical transmission apparatus and multimode optical transmission system
49 7,439,466 Touch panel
50 7,439,461 Neutral position returning mechanism and input device using the same
51 7,439,334 Method of arrangement of titanium-binding ferritin and inorganic particles
52 7,438,994 Non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery
53 7,438,990 Electrochemical device including electrolyte
54 7,438,854 Biomolecule substrate, and test and diagnosis methods and apparatuses using the same
55 7,438,684 Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus for controlling the surface temperature of a probe
56 7,438,598 Card connector
57 7,438,541 Hermetic rotary compressor
58 7,438,482 Cell, packaging system, and method for fabricating the packaging system
59 7,437,818 Component mounting method