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Process for producing stamper of multi-valued ROM disc, apparatus for
producing the same, and resulting disc
The present invention provides a process for producing inexpensively and effectively a stamper utilized for producing multi-valued ROM discs, which comprises: ...
Performing error-free access operation on multi-layered disc
A method of reproducing information recorded on an optical disc having a plurality of recording layers inclusive of a first recording layer and a second...
Dynamic early preparation of presentation objects for efficient printing
A command is provided as a means to instruct a printer to pre-rasterize and store presentation objects according to specified presentation parameters. The...
Optical scanning device having a pitch adjustment device for adjusting a
beam pitch and image forming apparatus...
A multi-beam scanning device for focusing deflected light beams onto an object to be scanned includes a light source unit, a deflector, a pitch adjustment...
Power-on reset circuit, module including same, and electronic device
A power-on reset circuit includes a charge-up circuit to charge a first capacitor after power is on, a first NOR circuit connected to an output terminal of the...
Synchronous rectification switching regulator, control circuit thereof,
and method of controlling the operation...
A synchronous-rectification-type switching regulator is disclosed that includes a first switching element; an inductor charged with a voltage input to an input...
A semiconductor device having a voltage regulator is disclosed that does not have an external output condenser for phase compensation. The semiconductor device...
Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, image inspecting
apparatus and image forming system
A level detecting part detects image data levels for the respective output directions of the first half and the second half to be used for the linearity...
Thermosensitive adhesive composition, method of manufacturing the same and
thermosensitive adhesive material
A thermosensitive adhesive composition including a thermosensitive plastic resin, a dispersing agent, a solid plasticizing agent and a eutectic agent...
Heat-sensitive recording material
The present invention provides a heat-sensitive recording material having a support, a heat-sensitive color-developing layer containing a leuco dye and a...
Toner, method for manufacturing the same, and image forming method
To provide a toner manufacturing method including: dissolving or dispersing a toner material into an organic solvent to prepare a toner solution, the toner...
Fixing liquid, fixing device using the fixing liquid, and image forming
apparatus comprising the fixing device
The present invention provides a fixing liquid for fixing microparticles containing a resin to a medium, a fixing device using this fixing liquid, and an image...
Image sheet forming method and image sheet forming apparatus
An image sheet forming method includes supplying a first sheet including a non-transparent layer, and transferring a toner image onto a toner image carrying...
Toner, developer, image forming method, image forming apparatus, process
cartridge, and toner container
A toner is provided including a binder resin and a wax having primarily C--H and C--C bonds, and having a melting point of 50 to 90.degree. C., wherein the wax...
Ink tube non-contact image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus comprises a printing head that ejects one or more ink drops onto a medium. The print head is mounted on a carriage and is supplied...
Sheet post-processing device and image forming apparatus
A reference member serves as a reference for aligning trailing edges of a stack of sheets stacked on a binding tray. A binding unit binds the sheets with the...
System, method and apparatus for processing an embedded barcode
A document management system including an information processing apparatus having an interface to receive an input selecting one of a plurality of image...
Optical disc recording and reproducing apparatus for performing a
formatting process as a background process...
An optical disc recording and reproducing apparatus can record data, which is provided in a packet having a fixed length, on an optical disc without waiting for...
Approach for automatically generating program code
Programming the creation of a software system is facilitated by automating the generation of some of the program code that is necessary for the software system....
Web services device profile on a multi-service device: dynamic addition of
A technique is provided for implementing multiple Web services on a multi-functional device (MFP) executing multiple service applications. A Device Facility...
Lubricant coater, image bearing unit, and image forming apparatus
The present invention provides a lubricant coater including an applying member for applying a lubricant powder on a surface of an image bearing member, wherein...
Positional misalignment correcting device and image forming apparatus
A positional misalignment correcting device includes a pattern forming unit that forms a correction pattern and a detecting unit that detects the correction...
Power supply device, fixing device and image forming apparatus
A disclosed power supply device includes a voltage resonance circuit configured to include an output coil for boosting an input direct-current voltage to a...
Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image distributing
apparatus, image processing method,...
An image processing apparatus includes a binarizing unit, a determining unit, a counting unit, and a correcting unit. The binarizing unit binarizes image data...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
computer program product
An information processing apparatus that calculates importance of data based on a print log. A print-log database stores therein a print log of data printed. A...
Image forming apparatus, optical writing device, and optical writing
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of image carriers and an optical writing device including light sources that emit light beams of different...
Load driving circuit and method of setting load current thereof
A load driving circuit is disclosed that allows a charge pump circuit to operate at an optimum step-up ratio without frequently changing the step-up ratio. The...
Semiconductor device having metal thin film resistance element
A semiconductor device, includes a lower layer side insulation film; a wiring pattern formed on the lower layer side insulation film; a base insulation film...
Thermosensitive recording material and recording method using the same
To provide a thermosensitive recording material that is superior in uniformity, makes it possible to obtain images with high glossiness and has less curl, in...
Photoreceptor, image formation method, image forming apparatus and process
A photoreceptor including an electroconductive substrate and a photosensitive layer located overlying the electroconductive substrate, the photosensitive layer...
Toner, image forming apparatus using the same, and image forming method
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes a latent electrostatic image bearing member, a latent electrostatic image forming unit configured...
Control program download device
A control program download device is disclosed that is to be connected to a host computer and to one or more external devices having predetermined functions so...
Data control system capable of present current image of writer with data
A data control system is disclosed, including a storage unit that stores multiple data items and a presentation unit that presents at least one of the multiple...
Image formation method and an image formation apparatus
An image formation apparatus configured to switch between an inter-leaf operation and a non-inter-leaf operation is provided for double-sided printing.
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a rotatable fixing member, a pressing member, a drive input rotating body, a first frame, a support shaft, and at least one positioning...
Housing structure and image forming apparatus
A housing structure includes a first structure, which has body frames and a first shaft supported by the body frames, a second structure to be movably supported...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit that forms an image on a sheet of recording medium, a sheet feed tray selecting unit, a medium size...
Image forming apparatus and control method therefor
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a developing unit, a transfer unit, and a fixer to fix an image formed on a sheet and includes a rotary...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member; a developing device forming a toner image; a toner supplying device including a toner container, a...
Method and apparatus for image processing capable of effectively reducing
an image noise
A noise eliminating device may include a noise eliminating mechanism that eliminates an isolated noise in an image being photographed. The noise eliminating...
Methods of defect management and reproduction, program and recording
medium, and apparatuses for information...
A method of defect management for managing on a block-by-block basis a defective area in an information-recording medium is disclosed. The medium has a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus that includes an image reading part, an image forming part to form an image on a sheet, a sheet discharge part to discharge the sheet...
Inkjet recording apparatus, image processing method, storage medium,
pigmented ink, and recorded matter
A disclosed inkjet recording apparatus for performing recording by jetting a recording liquid onto a recording medium includes an image processing unit...
Reference voltage generating circuit and power supply device using the
A reference voltage generating circuit for generating a reference voltage includes MOSFETs connected to each other. At least one of the MOSFETs includes a...
Coordinate detecting device, writing instrument, and coordinate inputting
A pen includes a first speaker that outputs a first signal and a second speaker that outputs a second signal. The first and second speakers are located away...
Semiconductor oxidation apparatus and method of producing semiconductor
A semiconductor oxidation apparatus is provided with a sealable oxidation chamber defined by walls, a base provided within the oxidation chamber and configured...
Toner, developer including the toner, and image forming method and
apparatus using the toner
A toner including toner particles including a resin, a colorant, a wax, and a charge controlling agent, and an external additive, wherein the toner satisfies...
Group III nitride crystal, crystal growth process and crystal growth
apparatus of group III nitride
A crystal growth method of a group III nitride includes the steps of forming a melt mixture of an alkali metal and a group III element in a reaction vessel, and...
Powder charging device and powder charging method
The invention discloses a powder filling device and method which is capable of making stable powder flow rate, preventing powder from being leaked or dispersed...
Lens actuator, optical pickup device, and optical recording and
A disclosed lens actuator includes: an objective lens condensing a light beam on an optical storage medium; a diffractive element providing compatibility with...