Toshiba patents granted on 23 January 2007

29 US patents granted on 23 January 2007 and assigned to Toshiba

1 D535,804 Portion of inlet for escalator
2 D535,686 Electronic copying machine
3 D535,655 Function extension device for computer
4 7,168,060 Method of generating development environment for developing system LSI and medium which stores program therefor using VLIW designating description
5 7,167,720 Communication terminal unit capable of receiving a message and method for identifying a message sender in the same
6 7,167,635 System for recording audio information with image
7 7,167,634 Digital video recording/playback system with entry point processing function
8 7,167,521 Video encoding apparatus and video decoding apparatus
9 7,167,393 Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device containing reference capacitor circuit
10 7,167,389 Magnetic random access memory with a reference cell array and dummy cell arrays
11 7,167,283 Document scanning apparatus and document scanning method for sequentially scanning documents and generating image data corresponding to these documents
12 7,167,279 Image forming apparatus
13 7,167,268 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
14 7,167,261 Image forming apparatus with predetermined copy quality set by user or operator
15 7,167,065 Filter circuit
16 7,167,031 Synchronizing circuit provided with hysteresis phase comparator
17 7,167,016 Operation mode setting circuit
18 7,166,956 Metal back-carrying fluorescent surface, metal back forming transfer film and image display unit
19 7,166,951 Electrostatic actuator and method of driving the same
20 7,166,895 Semiconductor device including insulating film having a convex portion
21 7,166,889 Semiconductor memory device having a gate electrode and a method of manufacturing thereof
22 7,166,828 Solid-state image sensing device and cellphone having image processing function
23 7,166,376 Magnetic recording medium including a high-magnetostriction layer and magnetic recording/reproducing apparatus
24 7,166,375 Magnetic recording medium utilizing a multi-layered soft magnetic underlayer, method of producing the same and magnetic recording and reproducing device
25 7,166,261 Method of patterning products using chemical reaction
26 7,166,245 Injection control method of die-casting machine and injection control unit of die-casting machine
27 7,166,017 Slurry for CMP, polishing method and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
28 7,165,966 Injection molding machine
29 7,165,943 Geothermal turbine