Global Patent Index - EP 1237140 A1

EP 1237140 A1 2002-09-04 - Circuit for driving a display

Title (en)

Circuit for driving a display

Title (de)

Schaltungsanordnung zur Ansteuerung einer Anzeige

Title (fr)

Circuit de commande d'un dispositif d'affichage


EP 1237140 A1 (DE)


EP 02003965 A


DE 10109157 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: US2002118155A1] There is proposed a circuit arrangement for the actuation of a VFD, LED or LCD display, which has at least two control blocks for producing control signals for the various kinds of display, wherein the control signals of the control blocks are processed by a common driver component and the driver component transmits suitable actuation signals to the terminals of the VFD, LED or LCD display.

Abstract (de)

Es wird eine Schaltungsanordnung (1) zur Ansteuerung einer VFD-, LED- oder LCD-Anzeige (2) vorgeschlagen, welche mindestens zwei Steuerblöcke (7,8) zur Erzeugung von Steuersignalen für die verschiedenen Anzeigearten aufweist, wobei die Steuersignale der Steuerblöcke von einem gemeinsamen Treiberbaustein (11) verarbeitet werden und der Treiberbaustein entsprechende Ansteuersignale an die Anschlüsse der VFD-, LED- oder LCD-Anzeige (2) weitergibt. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G09G 3/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G09G 3/04 (2006.01); G09G 3/18 (2006.01); G09G 3/06 (2006.01); G09G 3/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G09G 3/18 (2013.01); G09G 3/04 (2013.01); G09G 3/06 (2013.01); G09G 3/14 (2013.01); G09G 2310/06 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

  • [X] S11543EJ2V0DS00, "Data Sheet µPD6320/µPD6321, FIP/LCD static display driver", October 1996, NEC Corporation
  • [X] "oki semiconductor msm9006-01, -02 lcd driver with keyscan function", FEDL9006-03, XX, XX, 1 April 2000 (2000-04-01), XX, pages 1 - 19, XP002198521
  • [A] "1/4 to 1/11-duty fiptm (vfd) controller/driver", NEC DATA SHEET MOS INTEGRATED CIRCUIT UPD16312, XX, XX, 1 March 1997 (1997-03-01), XX, pages 1 - 20, XP002198522

Designated contracting state (EPC)


DOCDB simple family

EP 1237140 A1 20020904; EP 1237140 B1 20051102; DE 10109157 A1 20020926; DE 50204737 D1 20051208; PL 198894 B1 20080731; US 2002118155 A1 20020829; US 6844864 B2 20050118