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1. (WO2006019953) ADDRESS GENERATION IN A LIGHT MODULATOR

Pub. No.:    WO/2006/019953    International Application No.:    PCT/US2005/025055
Publication Date: Fri Feb 24 00:59:59 CET 2006 International Filing Date: Fri Jul 15 01:59:59 CEST 2005
IPC: G09G 3/20
Applicants: HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P.
MARTIN, Eric T.
MAR, Eugene J.
Inventors: MARTIN, Eric T.
MAR, Eugene J.
Title: ADDRESS GENERATION IN A LIGHT MODULATOR
Abstract:
A light modulator (402) includes a control unit (502) configured to receive an image input signal (406), and an array (504) having a plurality of pixels arranged in a plurality of rows. The control unit is configured to provide a first address associated with the image input signal to the array in response to detecting a first mode of operation, and the control unit is configured to provide a second address associated with the image input signal to the array in response to detecting a second mode of operation. The array is configured to drive a first one of the plurality of rows in response to receiving the first address, and the array is configured to drive the first one of the plurality of rows and a second one of the plurality of rows in response to receiving the second address.