Panasonic patents granted on 20 August 2013

62 US patents granted on 20 August 2013 and assigned to Panasonic

1 D688,231 Speaker box
2 D688,230 Speaker system for portable device
3 D688,060 Integrated user interface system for user seat
4 8,516,574 Software update system, management apparatus, recording medium, and integrated circuit
5 8,516,326 Data transmission method and data transmission apparatus
6 8,515,771 Identifying an encoding format of an encoded voice signal
7 8,515,692 Flow rate measuring apparatus and program thereof
8 8,515,508 Method for measuring a concentration of a biogenic substance contained in a living body
9 8,515,494 Highly configurable radio frequency (RF) module
10 8,515,477 Base station and communication method
11 8,515,438 Radio communication method and radio communication terminal accommodating apparatus
12 8,515,426 User equipment, base station device, communication system, and handover control method
13 8,515,367 Transmission circuit and transmission method
14 8,515,341 Relay station apparatus and relay method
15 8,515,274 Illumination device and camera
16 8,515,261 Information recording medium, and apparatus and method for recording information to information recording medium
17 8,515,260 Information recording apparatus and method for the same
18 8,515,250 Video recording device, video reproduction device, and method thereof
19 8,515,238 Reproduction device, recording method, program, and reproduction method
20 8,515,065 Video input device and video display system
21 8,514,969 Amplitude control circuit, polar modulation transmission circuit, and polar modulation method
22 8,514,959 MIMO transmitting apparatus, and data retransmitting method in MIMO system
23 8,514,938 Picture coding apparatus for a still picture sequence and picture decoding apparatus for a still picture sequence
24 8,514,935 Image coding apparatus, image coding method, integrated circuit, and camera
25 8,514,908 Integrated circuit for response signal spreading
26 8,514,879 Wireless communication base station device and CQI report method
27 8,514,752 Communication method, communication terminal, and base station apparatus
28 8,514,682 Reproduction signal evaluation method, reproduction signal evaluation unit, and optical disk device adopting the same
29 8,514,679 Optical information record/playback device
30 8,514,359 Liquid crystal display device and manufacturing method therefor
31 8,514,356 Liquid crystal display device and manufacturing method thereof
32 8,514,351 Liquid crystal display
33 8,514,348 Liquid crystal display device using light guide plate
34 8,514,319 Solid-state image pickup element and image pickup apparatus
35 8,514,314 Camera system
36 8,514,307 Solid-state imaging device, imaging module, and imaging system
37 8,514,305 Imaging apparatus
38 8,514,281 Imaging device that changes a mask region in an image according to a magnification shift
39 8,514,219 3D image special effects apparatus and a method for creating 3D image special effects
40 8,514,214 Drive device and display device
41 8,514,164 Display driver circuit
42 8,514,153 Imaging device and method of correction pixel deterioration thereof
43 8,513,898 Light emitting device that restores abnormal light emitting element
44 8,513,893 High-pressure discharge lamp light-up device, high-pressure discharge lamp apparatus using same, projector using high-pressure discharge lamp apparatus, and light-up method for high-pressure discharge lamp
45 8,513,888 Plasma display panel
46 8,513,881 Organic electroluminescent display device containing filter to provide high contrast
47 8,513,818 Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
48 8,513,724 Semiconductor device
49 8,513,701 Manufacturing method for liquid crystal display device
50 8,513,694 Nitride semiconductor device and manufacturing method of the device
51 8,513,568 Consumable electrode arc welding method and consumable electrode arc welding device
52 8,513,097 Plasma processing apparatus
53 8,512,903 Polymer electrolyte fuel cell and method for measuring voltages of cells in polymer electrolyte fuel cell
54 8,512,819 Liquid crystal display device
55 8,512,638 Microchip and analyzer using the same
56 8,512,248 Ultrasonograph that measures tissue displacements based on a reference point
57 8,512,048 Expansion device connectable to electronic device
58 8,511,799 Piezoelectric film and method of manufacturing the same, ink jet head, method of forming image by the ink jet head, angular velocity sensor, method of measuring angular velocity by the angular velocity sensor, piezoelectric generating element, and method of generating electric power using the piezoelectric generating element
59 8,511,590 Electrostatically atomizing device and electrostatically atomizing system
60 8,511,162 Piezoelectric film and method of manufacturing the same, ink jet head, method of forming image by the ink jet head, angular velocity sensor, method of measuring angular velocity by the angular velocity sensor, piezoelectric generating element, and method of generating electric power using the piezoelectric generating element
61 8,510,937 Component mounting apparatus and substrate conveyance method in component mounting apparatus
62 8,510,890 Electric toothbrush