Panasonic patents granted on 23 August 2011

58 US patents granted on 23 August 2011 and assigned to Panasonic

1 8,006,173 Recording medium, reproduction apparatus, recording method, program and reproduction method
2 8,006,076 Processor and program execution method capable of efficient program execution
3 8,006,030 Memory controller for identifying the last valid page/segment in a physical block of a flash memory
4 8,005,974 Media contents distribution system and method
5 8,005,508 Portable terminal device incorporating non-contact IC card
6 8,005,320 Image pickup apparatus, solid-state imaging device, and image generating method
7 8,005,295 Apparatus and method for image processing, image processing program and image processor
8 8,005,253 Speaker
9 8,005,245 Sound image localization apparatus
10 8,005,165 MIMO-OFDM transmission device, MIMO-OFDM transmission method, reception apparatus and reception method
11 8,005,163 Constellation rearrangement for transmit diversity schemes
12 8,005,146 Variable length coding method and variable length decoding method
13 8,005,003 Method, apparatus and integrated circuit for controlling transmission rate
14 8,004,954 Optical pickup, optical disk device, computer and optical disk recorder
15 8,004,952 Optical pickup, optical information device, computer, optical disk player, car navigation system, optical disk recorder, and optical disk server
16 8,004,945 Recording medium access device
17 8,004,871 Semiconductor memory device including FET memory elements
18 8,004,805 Semiconductor integrated circuit
19 8,004,772 Zoom lens system, imaging device and camera
20 8,004,595 Solid-state imaging device with a two-dimensional array of unit pixels
21 8,004,585 Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
22 8,004,446 A/D converter and A/D conversion method
23 8,004,433 Semiconductor integrated circuit and transmitter apparatus having the same
24 8,004,346 Semiconductor integrated circuit apparatus and electronic apparatus
25 8,004,256 Current limiting circuit
26 8,004,193 Glass composition and display panel using the same
27 8,004,192 Black paste and plasma display panel and method for preparation thereof
28 8,004,190 Plasma display panel and method for manufacture of the same
29 8,004,171 Dielectric layer containing carbon for a plasma display panel
30 8,004,151 Drive unit
31 8,004,150 Ultrasonic actuator with flexible cable connection member
32 8,004,112 Communication apparatus, communication system, image capture apparatus, video capture apparatus, and setting method thereof
33 8,004,046 Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
34 8,004,045 Semiconductor device and method for producing the same
35 8,004,044 Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
36 8,004,041 Semiconductor device for surge protection
37 8,004,026 Solid-state imaging device
38 8,004,014 Semiconductor integrated circuit device having metal interconnect regions placed symmetrically with respect to a cell boundary
39 8,004,011 Field effect transistor
40 8,003,975 Semiconductor integrated circuit device and method for fabricating the same
41 8,003,927 Image projection apparatus which projects an image corrected according to a projection surface
42 8,003,925 Induction heating cooking apparatus
43 8,003,916 Industrial robot
44 8,003,438 Circuit module and manufacturing method thereof
45 8,003,393 Method for determining whether or not a mammal is affected with a lung cancer
46 8,003,273 Polymer electrolyte fuel cell and fuel cell sealing member for the same
47 8,003,259 Non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery
48 8,003,253 Non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery
49 8,003,239 Method of preserving polymer electrolyte fuel cell stack and preservation assembly of polymer electrolyte fuel cell stack
50 8,003,188 Information recording medium and method for production thereof
51 8,002,947 Plasma treatment system and cleaning method of the same
52 8,002,445 LED luminaire with automatic luminance compensation
53 8,002,079 Diaphragm for speaker, speaker using the diaphragm for speaker, and process for producing the diaphragm for speaker
54 8,002,023 Heat exchanger and its manufacturing method
55 8,001,678 Component mounting apparatus
56 RE42,648 Semiconductor memory apparatus and method for writing data into the flash memory device
57 RE42,643 Communication system
58 D643,820 Electroluminescence module