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US-8,083,339 Ink set, treating liquid, recording liquid, image recording apparatus and image recording method
To provide an ink set including a recording liquid and a treating liquid capable of obtaining a high-quality-image printed matter. To provide the ...
US-8,082,461 Image forming apparatus and control method of image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a printing unit, a controlling unit, and a monitoring unit to monitor, while the printing unit and the controlling unit are...
US-8,082,449 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, information processing program and recording...
An information processing apparatus including a recording medium setting part in which a recording medium is set is provided. The information processing...
US-8,082,328 Method and apparatus for publishing documents over a network
An apparatus and method for publishing an electronic document on a network is described. In one embodiment, an apparatus for publishing an electronic document...
US-8,082,309 Delivery system and computer program product
When delivery data input to a delivery server is directly input to an MFP by an applicant, an examination request flow is determined as a flow to be executed...
US-8,081,917 Image-bearing member protecting agent, protective layer forming device, process cartridge and image forming...
To provide an image-bearing member protecting agent used for forming a protective layer on a surface of an image bearing member, the agent including: a...
US-8,081,916 Protective agent for image bearing member, protective layer setting unit, and process cartridge
A protective agent for an image bearing member of an image forming apparatus. The protective agent is applied onto a surface of the image bearing member and...
US-8,081,913 Image forming apparatus
An intermediate transfer belt and a photosensitive member form a transfer nip. An electrode is arranged close to an inner surface of the intermediate transfer...
US-8,081,905 Image forming apparatus and method of correcting rotation angular velocity of image bearing member
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member, an image forming device forming a latent image on the image bearing member and visualizing the...
US-8,081,904 Belt drive control unit, belt drive control method, belt drive control program, and image forming apparatus...
A belt drive control unit controls a rotation of belt supported by first and second rollers. Each of rotations of the first and second rollers are detected as...
US-8,081,897 Seal member, developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A seal member covers a space between a developing roller and a casing of a developing device. The seal member includes a flexible sheet and a reinforcing member...
US-8,081,896 Image forming method and apparatus for convenient replacement of developer container
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism for forming an image, at least one developer container replaceably provided in the image forming...
US-8,081,894 Image forming apparatus and method of controlling heating of fixing unit therein
When a user has performed an operation with respect to an image forming apparatus, a control mechanism informs that a user has performed an operation with...
US-8,081,869 Time-varying image recording device
A time-varying image recording device controls a recording operation for recording time-varying image data in a recording medium. The time-varying image data is...
US-8,081,827 Compressed data image object feature extraction, ordering, and delivery
A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for processing document images. In one embodiment, the method comprises extracting one or more features corresponding...
US-8,081,549 Information recording and reproducing apparatus and a method of controlling an information recording and...
An information recording and reproducing apparatus records data on and reproduces data from each of a plurality of recording layers of a recording medium. A...
US-8,081,394 Information recording apparatus and method, information reproducing method and fade-in memory, with summary...
An information recording apparatus has a plurality of fine particles forming an array on a plane in close proximity of each other, each of the plural particles...
US-8,081,355 Illumination unit, image read apparatus, image formation apparatus
An illumination unit for use in an image read apparatus is provided which illuminates a surface of an original document with illumination light, reads an image...
US-8,081,344 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program
An image processing apparatus implements appropriate image processing on image data stored in a storage unit of the image processing apparatus easily and...
US-8,081,333 Image transmitting apparatus and image transmitting method
An image transmitting apparatus includes a reading condition determining unit that determines whether a first reading condition is satisfied that the first...
US-8,081,331 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an input part for inputting information, a processing part for processing the information; a storing part for storing the...
US-8,081,242 Imaging apparatus and imaging method
An imaging apparatus, includes: an image sensor having a light receiving surface with a plurality of pixels and a plurality-of-color separation filter, which...
US-8,081,203 Light-amount detecting device, light source device, optical scanning unit and image forming apparatus
A light-amount detecting device includes: a light source which emits a light beam; a branching optical element which divides the light beam emitted from the...
US-8,081,188 Image delivering apparatus and image delivery method
A determining unit determines a vector conversion method for a character image based on the character image and model information of a terminal device that...
US-8,081,100 Read signal processor, image reading apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A read signal processor includes an output unit that serializes a plurality of bits of digital data for each of the colors to obtain a plurality of serial...
US-8,081,093 Code transforming apparatus and code transforming method
A code transforming apparatus inputs therein a first codestream of a target file, and outputs a second codestream transformed from the first codestream. In the...
US-8,080,683 Electrochromic compound and electrochromic display device using the same
An electrochromic compound represented by the following General Formula (1). A-(CX.sub.2).sub.n--B General Formula (1) In the formula, A is a monovalent...
US-8,080,358 Reusable electrophotographic recording medium and method for producing the same, image forming method, and...
Disclosed is an electrophotographic recording medium that contains a support and an olefin-maleic anhydride copolymer, wherein the olefin-maleic anhydride...
US-8,080,190 Method of molding a toner bottle using up to 8-sided recycled flake
A method of molding a toner bottle including separating polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles that have not accommodated oily or colored materials from...
US-8,080,096 Protecting agent for image bearing member and production method therefor, protection layer forming apparatus,...
To provide an image bearing member protecting agent that includes at least a hydrophobic organic compound and an amphiphile organic compound. Preferred...
US-8,079,679 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a carriage, a plurality of sub-tanks, a main tank, and a plurality of supply tubes. The carriage includes a plurality of...
US-8,079,673 Droplet discharging head, liquid cartridge, droplet discharging device, and image formation apparatus,...
A disclosed droplet discharging head includes: a common liquid chamber; a plurality of liquid flow paths branching from the common liquid chamber; a nozzle...
US-8,079,461 Belt driving control device, belt driving control method, and image forming apparatus
A belt driving control device that includes a belt, a driving roller transmitting drive force to the belt, a belt phase detecting section detecting a phase of...
US-8,078,988 Information display system, apparatus and method of displaying electronic information according to schedule...
A technology for displaying managed image information is disclosed. A schedule information item is acquired, a document is acquired as an image information item...
US-8,078,892 Information-processing apparatus, packet processing method, and computer program product for communicating with...
A processor includes a communication control unit for communicating with an external network device via a connecting unit. A power control unit switches a power...
US-8,078,599 Method and system for evaluating environmental impact occurring during an activity cycle
A system for evaluating an environmental impact during a life cycle of an activity includes a controlling unit, which controls the system with a plurality of...
US-8,078,076 Image forming apparatus that controls width of correction pattern
An image forming apparatus generates a color image on a transfer belt by superimposing toner images of respective colors generated by image forming units, and...
US-8,077,576 Optimum gap determined recording/reproducing apparatus and method
A recording/reproducing apparatus is disclosed that includes a spindle motor unit including a spindle on which a flexible recording disk is placed, a stabilizer...
US-8,077,409 Lens driving device and image forming apparatus
A drive mechanism includes a rotational cylinder capable of moving upon the optical axis, a cam part on a fixed member and a cam follower which is formed on the...
US-8,077,408 Lens barrel, lens driving apparatus, camera, and mobile information terminal
A lens barrel includes a plurality of lens groups each having at least one lens; a plurality of lens retaining frames which retain a corresponding one of the...
US-8,077,401 Catadioptric imaging system
A catadioptric imaging system combines a rectifying mirror, a lens system and subsequent image processing. This approach can produce a small form factor desktop...
US-8,077,369 Optical scanning device, optical writing device, and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes a first optical system for guiding light beams emitted from a plurality of light emitting units to an optical deflector, and...
US-8,077,368 Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus
Synchronization detecting units detect synchronization signals by receiving the light beam deflected to one side of a light source on one side of an optical...
US-8,077,361 Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus using same
An optical scanning apparatus is detachably mountable in an image forming apparatus. The optical scanning apparatus includes a light source unit to ...
US-8,077,359 Image processing system and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A novel image processing system includes a pixel position indicator and a pixel inserting unit. The pixel position indicator is configured to indicate insertion...
US-8,077,341 Printer with audio or video receiver, recorder, and real-time content-based processing logic
A system and method for monitoring events from a media stream and triggering an action in response to detected events. The action is preferably based on...
US-8,077,211 Image blurring correction device and imaging device using the same with a high pass filter
An imaging device includes an angular velocity sensor (11), which outputs a blurring signal, a high-pass filter circuit unit (12), which eliminates a direct...
US-8,076,914 Switching regulator including low-pass filter configured to have time constant for step-up operation and time...
A switching regulator includes a step-down-and-step-up unit to convert an input voltage to a low voltage or to a high voltage in accordance with a control...
US-8,076,626 Light amount control, optical writing, and image forming apparatuses having a plurality of drive-current...
A light-amount control apparatus for controlling an output light amount of light sources used for optical writing is disclosed. The apparatus includes one or...
US-8,076,051 Method for preparing resin and particulate material, toner prepared by the method, developer including the...
A method for preparing a particulate image forming material such as toner, which includes providing a particulate material including a chain transfer agent; and...
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