Toshiba patents granted on 21 August 2012

38 US patents granted on 21 August 2012 and assigned to Toshiba

1 8,250,592 Optical disk apparatus
2 8,250,560 Information processing apparatus
3 8,250,437 Memory system and control method for the same
4 8,249,866 Speech decoding method and apparatus which generates an excitation signal and a synthesis filter
5 8,249,644 Wireless terminal, base station, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method
6 8,249,490 Image transfer device and image forming apparatus
7 8,249,432 Video and audio playback apparatus and video and audio playback method
8 8,249,418 Recording medium capable of interactive reproducing and reproduction system for the same
9 8,249,417 Recording medium capable of interactive reproducing and reproduction system for the same
10 8,249,378 Image recognition apparatus and image recognition method
11 8,249,189 Wireless transmission method and apparatus
12 8,248,865 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device, method of supplying voltage in the same, and semiconductor device
13 8,248,857 Memory system with potential rank correction capability
14 8,248,854 Semiconductor memory device
15 8,248,849 Semiconductor memory device capable of realizing a chip with high operation reliability and high yield
16 8,248,835 Semiconductor memory and test method for the semiconductor memory
17 8,248,828 Medium voltage inverter system
18 8,248,627 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
19 8,248,595 Laser-based maintenance apparatus for inspecting flaws based on a generated surface wave
20 8,248,354 Driving circuit and image display apparatus
21 8,248,308 Coupler apparatus
22 8,248,128 Semiconductor device
23 8,248,122 Digital PLL circuit and method of controlling the same
24 8,248,070 MRI using prep scan sequence producing phase-offset NMR signals from different NMR species
25 8,248,018 Motor controller, motor control system, and washing machine
26 8,247,863 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method of manufacturing the same
27 8,247,860 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method for manufacturing same
28 8,247,857 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and method for manufacturing same
29 8,247,794 Nitride semiconductor device
30 8,247,643 Genetically modified animal for use in evaluating harmfulness of test substance
31 8,247,330 Method of forming micropattern, die formed by this method of forming micropattern, transfer method and micropattern forming method using this die
32 8,247,279 Method of fabricating semiconductor device using epitaxial growth inhibiting layers
33 8,247,130 Solid oxide electrochemical cell and processes for producing the same
34 8,247,101 Active material for battery, non-aqueous electrolyte battery and battery pack
35 8,247,099 Gas exhaust structure of battery
36 8,246,608 Medical manipulator system
37 8,246,034 Sheet processing apparatus and a sheet processing method
38 8,245,545 Motor controller and washing machine