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US-7,912,412 Transfer-fixing device, image forming apparatus including the transfer-fixing device, and transfer-fixing method
A transfer-fixing device transfers and fixes a toner image onto a transfer-fixing surface of a recording medium, and includes a transfer-fixing member, a...
US-7,912,410 Developing device, a process cartridge and an image forming apparatus including a toner carrier and a voltage...
A developing device for a toner powder cloud development system, which can achieve high image quality and can be made compact. The developing device has a...
US-7,912,408 Image forming apparatus, process cartridge, and development device
An image forming apparatus includes a development device for supplying a developer containing toner and carrier to an electrostatic latent image carrying member...
US-7,912,392 Image forming apparatus with glossy image printing mode
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming part, a fixer including a heating member and a pressure member, a reverse transport part to forward a...
US-7,912,324 Orderly structured document code transferring method using character and non-character mask blocks
A method of transferring a code of a structured document including background and at least one set of foreground and mask, to an image reproducing unit which...
US-7,912,291 Features for retrieval and similarity matching of documents from the JPEG 2000-compressed domain
A method and apparatus for image processing is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises accessing header data from a multi-resolution codestream of...
US-7,912,286 Image processing apparatus and method of image processing capable of effective labeling
A method of labeling of image data includes reading the image data sequentially with units of two successive pixels and providing one label to a target unit of...
US-7,911,704 Projection optical system and image display apparatus
A disclosed projection optical system for projecting and forming an enlarged image of an image displayed in a planar manner as an object includes: a lens system...
US-7,911,647 Reader apparatus
A reader apparatus is provided that includes a reading part configured to read the image of an original material; a coding part configured to code the data of...
US-7,911,645 Apparatus and method for adjusting density in image forming
In order to adjust density of a colorant of an image forming apparatus, a plurality of adjustment condition data sets is provided. An image forming engine of the...
US-7,911,499 Digital camera
A sample analyzing apparatus includes: an irradiation system which irradiates a charged particle onto a sample having a concave portion partially on a surface...
US-7,911,465 Techniques for displaying information for collection hierarchies
Techniques for displaying information related to collection hierarchies. In one embodiment, an integrated direct-manipulation image-based interface is provided...
US-7,911,168 Method and device for controlling motor, and image forming apparatus
A control unit controls a drive signal for determining a voltage to be supplied to the motor. A drive unit drives the motor by applying a current corresponding...
US-7,910,869 Laser processing apparatus using distinct horizontal and vertical data sets
A laser processing apparatus includes a laser source (11), a spatial phase modulator (13) configured to modulate a phase of a laser beam emitted from the laser...
US-7,909,456 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including an image reading section; a sheet feeding section; an image forming section configured to form an image on the sheet of the...
US-7,909,081 Sheet laminator, image forming apparatus, and sheet laminating method
A sheet laminator includes a bonding unit and a restricting unit. The bonding unit bonds a first sheet to a second sheet that includes an adhesive layer. The...
US-7,908,617 Broadcast receiving system responsive to ambient conditions
A broadcast receiving system incorporating an echo canceling means automatically initiates recording of the broadcast and also controls the sound volume by...
US-7,907,881 Transfer-fixing device, image forming apparatus, and transfer-fixing method
The transfer-fixing device includes an image carrier, a pressing member, a heater, and an electrical field generator. The image carrier carries a toner image....
US-7,907,876 Developer carrier, development device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developer carrier includes a magnetic field generating device provided with a plurality of magnetic poles including an agent separating pole and a scooping...
US-7,907,872 Imprinting apparatus and an image formation apparatus
An imprinting unit is disclosed where a driving current provided to a driving motor is temporarily increased from normal operations in sync with a shock...
US-7,907,871 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus that is more capable of preventing the occurrence of image quality deterioration caused by defective charging of a photoreceptor than...
US-7,907,869 Charging brush unit, charging device, and image forming apparatus
A charging brush unit includes a brush and a conductive holder. The brush includes a plurality of flexible conductive fibers. The plurality of flexible...
US-7,907,856 Development apparatus and image forming apparatus using toner carrier with a plurality of electrodes
An apparatus for developing a latent image on a latent image carrier includes a toner carrier and multiple electrodes arranged at intervals on a surface of the...
US-7,907,853 Image forming apparatus executing calibration and service person call
An image forming apparatus includes a condition determining device that calculates a deviation amount of image data from a normal condition and determines if the...
US-7,907,836 Imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus whose posture is easily adjustable is provided. The imaging apparatus is configured to include an inclination detector detecting a degree of...
US-7,907,681 Circuit and method for differential signaling receiver
A receiver for a differential signal transmitted over a serial interface includes a squelch detector, a differential amplifier, a start pattern detector, an end...
US-7,907,302 Printing system, printing method, data server, recording medium, and program for performing printing via a...
An application server, a data server, and a printer are connected to one another via a communication network. The application server executes application...
US-7,907,292 Terminal device for performing print processing, method of controlling the same, and computer product
During printing output of image data, the image data is temporarily stored in a temporary file. Printing data is obtained from the image data that is stored in...
US-7,907,199 Image input apparatus, program executed by computer, and method for preparing document with image
A digital camera inputs an image capture guide list including at least one of image titles as targets to be recorded, and displays the image title(s) included in...
US-7,906,820 Source offset MOSFET optimized for current voltage characteristic invariance with respect to changing temperatures
A semiconductor device is disclosed. The semiconductor device includes a source offset type MOS transistor in which a source and a drain are formed on a...
US-7,906,458 Heat-sensitive recording material and production method thereof
To provide a heat-sensitive recording material, including: a substrate; a heat-sensitive color developing layer on the substrate, the heat-sensitive color...
US-7,905,590 Image forming method and apparatus capable for preventing cockling
A liquid-ejection-type image forming apparatus includes a recording head configured to print by ejecting ink liquid, and an electrostatic-absorption belt...
US-7,905,584 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes at least one liquid discharging head and a pressure release member. The at least one liquid discharging head is configured to...
US-7,905,573 Liquid ejection head with nozzle plate deformed by heat and image forming apparatus including the liquid...
A liquid ejection head includes a nozzle plate having a nozzle that ejects liquid drops, an actuator that deforms a portion of the nozzle plate surrounding the...
US-7,905,473 Sheet creaser including a cam guided pressing unit
A pressing unit includes a pressure roller that slides on the folded side while rotating, an elastic biasing unit that presses the pressure roller in a thickness...
US-7,904,917 Processing fast and slow SOAP requests differently in a web service application of a multi-functional peripheral
Techniques are provided for efficiently processing SOAP requests at a Web service application (WSA) of a multi-functional device (MFP). In one technique, a WSA...
US-7,904,915 Information processing device, information processing method, information processing program, and recording medium
In an information processing device adapted for performing an application program, a displaying unit causes a display device to display information related to a...
US-7,904,831 Image processing apparatus, image displaying method, and computer-readable recording medium storing program of...
An image processing apparatus which displays a thumbnail image of a stored image is disclosed. When a thumbnail image of a stored image is displayed, it is...
US-7,904,811 Text/image storage device, image reading device, and image forming apparatus
A storage device is disclosed. The storage device includes a text/image information memory unit, a unit that converts the data format of text/image information,...
US-7,904,638 Nonvolatile memory card having improved compatibility with different memory card standards
A nonvolatile memory card includes a nonvolatile memory, two or more nonvolatile memory card controllers, and a common memory controller. The nonvolatile memory...
US-7,904,502 Method and apparatus for processing document requests at a server
According to one embodiment, a system is disclosed that includes a network, a server and a browser client coupled to the network. The browser client is operable...
US-7,904,011 Temperature control unit and image forming apparatus including same
A temperature control unit that maintains a temperature of a fixing liquid includes a container, some or all of which is formed of a heat conservation member,...
US-7,904,010 Belt unit, transfer belt unit, and image forming apparatus
A belt unit includes a belt, a contact member, a movable member, an eccentric cam, a contact-separation mechanism, and a braking unit. The contact member is...
US-7,904,006 Developer replenishing device for image forming apparatus
A toner replenishing device that provides a container and a device having a high toner volumetric efficiency and a low cost, suppresses vibration during...
US-7,904,001 Developing unit, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus having a plurality of conveyor members, a...
A developing unit containing developer including carrier and toner and developing a latent image formed on an image carrier is disclosed. The developing unit...
US-7,903,998 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus having at least a latent electrostatic image bearing member, and a recharging unit configured to recharge a residual toner remaining...
US-7,903,995 Cleaning device, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A cleaning device including a conductive member configured to charge powder remaining on a member to be cleaned so as to have a single polarity and configured to...
US-7,903,993 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus capable of maintaining cleaning performance of a cleaning brush and downsizing the apparatus main body. Transfer residual toner...
US-7,903,987 Image forming apparatus and control method therefor
An image forming apparatus includes an exposure mechanism to form a latent image by exposure, a latent-image carrier to hold the latent image, a charging...
US-7,903,986 Reuse method and a reusable device for an image forming apparatus having a first process linear velocity and a...
In a reuse method for reusing a reusable device and a sensor of a first image forming apparatus having a first process linear velocity in a second image forming...
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