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US-8,045,222 Image processing method, image processing apparatus, computer program product, and recording medium for image...
An image processing apparatus converts an input color signal into a color signal which falls within a color reproduction range of an image output device. The...
US-8,045,043 Optical module and imaging device
It is an object of the present invention to provide an optical module which can extract only light components satisfying predetermined conditions, and an...
US-8,045,035 Imaging apparatus, imaging control method and recording medium readable by computer
A timing signals generator, a frequency divider, an oscillator, and a signals processing IC generates driving signals and transfer signals of a CCD. When the...
US-8,045,010 Imaging apparatus, imaging pickup unit connectable to a lens unit, and a lens unit connectable to imaging...
An imaging apparatus including a lens unit and an image pickup unit. The lens unit includes an optical system that projects a subject image onto an imaging...
US-8,044,642 Power supply device capable of stably supplying output voltage with increased responsiveness
In a power supply device, a synchronous rectifier step-down converter alternately turns on and off a switch and a synchronous rectifier switch. A reference...
US-8,044,641 Step-down switching regulator with turn off undershoot prevention
A step-down switching regulator prevents an output voltage undershoot and enables a quick lowering of an output voltage immediately after turning off of power...
US-8,044,114 Ink for recording, and ink cartridge, ink recorded matter, inkjet recording apparatus and inkjet recording...
There is provided an ink for recording, which contains: a coloring agent; a water-dispersible resin; a wetting agent; a surfactant; and water, wherein a total...
US-8,043,928 Efficient provision of alignment marks on semiconductor wafer
A semiconductor wafer includes multi chip areas each including two or more device chip areas and arranged in an X-axis direction and a Y-axis direction, a...
US-8,043,785 Carrier, method for producing the same, developer, and image forming method
The present invention provides a method for producing a carrier that includes dissolving at least a coating material in carbon dioxide in a liquid state, and...
US-8,043,780 Toner, and developer, developing apparatus, process cartridge, image forming apparatus and image forming method
A toner that includes toner base particles including a binder resin and a colorant, wherein the toner base particles have a surface roughness (Ra) of 18 nm to...
US-8,043,779 Pulverized toner
To provide a pulverized toner excellent in the releasing ability and cleaning ability, and an image-forming apparatus for one-component developer, and a process...
US-8,043,778 Toner, method for preparing the toner, and image forming apparatus using the toner
A toner including toner particles including a binder resin, and a modified layered inorganic material in which at least part of interlayer ions is replaced with...
US-8,043,777 Electrophotographic photoconductor, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
The present invention provides an electrophotographic photoconductor including, an uppermost crosslinked surface layer including a cured product of a...
US-8,043,773 Image bearing member, image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image bearing member including an electrostatic substrate, a photosensitive layer located overlying the electrostatic substrate, a surface layer located...
US-8,043,016 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus that forms an image on a recording medium by conveying the recording medium in a direction orthogonal to a scanning direction of a...
US-8,042,920 Fluid supply apparatus and image forming apparatus
A fluid supply apparatus enables the direction of movement of a fluid to be changed easily while maintaining high barrier property and durability. The fluid...
US-8,042,918 Liquid discharging head and image forming apparatus including the liquid discharging head
A liquid discharging head includes a piezoelectric actuator configured to displace a vibration plate to cause a nozzle to discharge a liquid drop from a liquid...
US-8,042,917 Liquid dispenser head, liquid dispensing unit using same, image forming apparatus using same, and method of...
A liquid dispenser head includes a plurality of nozzles, a plurality of liquid chambers, and a plurality of vibration members. The nozzle is used to discharge...
US-8,042,911 Liquid dispenser head, liquid dispensing unit using same, and image forming apparatus using same
A liquid dispenser head includes nozzles, pressure chambers, an energy generator, a shared chamber, a vibration member, and a specific wall portion. The nozzles...
US-8,042,904 Image forming apparatus and carriage
A side wall surface of a carriage is disclosed with two first projection parts and a second projection part that define the inclination of a reflective optical...
US-8,042,903 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including a head part with an ejection port configured to eject ink, a discarded-ink tank configured to collect ejected or absorbed...
US-8,042,463 Coating device and coating unit in a stencil printing apparatus
The invention discloses a varnish coating device that utilizes an ordinary conventional digital stencil printing apparatus, such that anyone can easily apply a...
US-8,042,266 Mounting apparatus and method to control mounting apparatus
A mounting apparatus to mount electronic components on a board includes at least one component feeder in which electronic components of different types are...
US-RE42,865 Image forming system employing effective optical scan-line control device
An optical scanning characteristic control method is applied to an optical scanning system in which a beam is deflected, and the deflected beam is converged and...
US-8,041,971 Equipment controller, image forming apparatus, and method for controlling equipment
An equipment controller is disclosed that includes a CPU instructed to switch to a low power mode when being in a non-execution state. The equipment controller...
US-8,041,889 Information processor and image generator for stopping rotation of a magnetic disk in response to an abnormal state
An information processor includes a rotating magnetic disk that stores therein data, an accessing unit that accesses the magnetic disk, a detecting unit that...
US-8,041,688 Data search device, data search method, and recording medium
A data search device to extract relevant data matching a specified requirement from multiple pieces of data to be searched stored in a database. The data search...
US-8,041,282 Powder container, cleaning device, and image forming apparatus
A powder container includes a first container to contain powder falling from an opening located in an upper portion of the powder container, a second container...
US-8,041,281 Cleaning device, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A cleaning device removes residual toner particles from a cleaning target, such as a photoconductor, which has a moving surface. The cleaning device includes a...
US-8,041,280 Lubricant applying device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A lubricant applying unit has a residual-toner collection rate X of 50% when the lubricant applying unit has not been used. The collection rate X is obtained by...
US-8,041,277 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a guide member configured to guide a sheet to a nip section between a heating roller and a pressing roller disposed close to...
US-8,041,276 Image forming apparatus having toner with specific adherence properties
An image forming apparatus includes a first image bearer that bears a latent image to be developed as a toner image, and a second image bearer that includes an...
US-8,041,270 Image developer using one-component developer
An image developer using a one-component developer, Including a developing roller visualizing an electrostatic latent image formed on an image bearer with a...
US-8,041,269 Development apparatus having two developer bearers and two development chambers
A development apparatus includes a first developer chamber configured to store and supply the developer, a first developer bearer configured to convey the...
US-8,041,268 Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing device comprises a latent image carrier that carries a latent image, a toner carrier opposing the latent image carrier while carrying toner to...
US-8,041,267 Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a toner carrying member and an electric-field forming unit. The electric-field forming unit forms electric fields having different...
US-8,041,259 Conductive member, process cartridge including same, and image forming apparatus including the process cartridge
A conductive member includes a conductive supporting member provided facing an image bearing member and including a continuous or discontinuous fixing groove...
US-8,041,247 Image forming apparatus, control method of the same, recording medium for the same, and image forming system
A disclosed image forming apparatus includes an image forming paper accommodating unit accommodating papers on which an image is formed, a specific paper...
US-8,041,243 Image forming apparatus and image forming method capable of effectively transferring toner images
A first degradation degree detector detects a first degradation degree of one of a plurality of image forming devices for forming toner images, respectively,...
US-8,041,241 Image forming apparatus and image forming method which controls the exposing of an image carrier to change the...
In a disclosed image forming apparatus, a developing bias applied to a developer carrier or exposure energy with which an image carrier is exposed is adjusted...
US-8,041,238 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program product
A patch-pattern forming unit causes an image forming unit to form a patch pattern including a plurality of patches on a conveying member. A detecting unit...
US-8,041,113 Image processing device, image processing method, and computer program product
A first area extracting unit extracts a first document area from document image data by dividing the document image data in units of a document area. A language...
US-8,041,109 Color processor and computer program product
The present invention provides a Creating unit that creates a color conversion table to be used to convert a CIE color to a device color, a Converting unit that...
US-8,040,817 Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and computer program product
A wireless communication device performs a wireless communication with a communication target device via an intermediate device. A route-information obtaining...
US-8,040,650 Excess-current protection circuit and power supply
An excess-current protection circuit includes an outer input terminal, an outer output terminal, a driver transistor connected between the input terminal and...
US-8,040,579 Image processing apparatus, computer program product, and preview image displaying method
An image processing apparatus includes a preview creating unit, an image storing unit, a display unit, and a system control unit. The preview creating unit...
US-8,040,567 Image processing method, program, recording medium, image processing device, and image forming apparatus
An image processing method configured to produce image data output from an image forming apparatus configured to form an image by using a recording head...
US-8,040,565 Image processing device, image forming apparatus including same, image processing method, and image processing...
An image processing device including an image signal reception unit configured to receive an image signal of an image to be processed; a density reduction area...
US-8,040,562 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable encoding medium encoded with a...
An image processing apparatus, including a color conversion part configured to conduct a color conversion of image data. The color conversion part extends an...
US-8,040,557 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes a setting unit, a converting unit, and a transmitting unit. The setting unit sets a save-mode for image data to be output...
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