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US-7,783,235 Hopping toner development apparatus and image formation apparatus
A development apparatus using a hopping method and an image formation apparatus including the development apparatus are disclosed. The development apparatus...
US-7,783,233 Developing device including improved conveying device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus using the same
A developing device for an image forming apparatus that uses developing agent supplied from a supplying device. The developing device includes a developing...
US-7,783,231 Developing device used in image forming apparatus, and process cartridge with the developing device
A developing device that has a reduced size and prevents a low-concentration developer to be drawn up to the developer carrier again, and further prevents the...
US-7,783,213 Method and device for measuring surface potential distribution, method and device for measuring insulation...
A surface potential distribution measurement method and device including setting a sample having a surface with a surface potential distribution in a sample...
US-7,783,209 Image forming apparatus and method of activating the apparatus during filling with developing agent
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrying member, a development unit, a first driving unit, a second driving unit, and a cleaning blade. The image...
US-7,782,690 Memory control circuit and semiconductor device
A semiconductor device includes plural switching transistors configured to perform trimming for characteristic adjustment of the semiconductor device, and a...
US-7,782,501 Light-orientation adjusting unit, optical writing unit having light-orientation adjusting unit, and image...
A light-orientation adjusting unit for use with a light-receiving member includes an optical unit, a posture control unit, a first unit supporter, and a second...
US-7,782,498 Image reading apparatus and method with reduced wake-up time after sleep mode
An image reading apparatus is provided that includes an image sensor configured to convert image light of a document into an image signal, an optical unit...
US-7,782,496 Image signal processing circuit, image reading device, and image forming apparatus
An image signal processing circuit including a gain control circuit capable of performing gain control operation, and an image reading device or an image forming...
US-7,782,495 Facsimile communication method, facsimile apparatus and computer-readable storage medium configured to output...
A facsimile apparatus is provided with a specific destination name storage section to store destination names of specific destinations, a receiving end...
US-7,782,486 Image processing method, program product, image processing device, image forming apparatus and image forming...
An image processing method for an image forming apparatus which is capable of performing double face printing is provided, wherein color space transformation...
US-7,782,480 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a controller having an integrated circuit for image processing. The controller is connected to an engine via a peripheral...
US-7,782,473 Apparatus for transforming image data for another and method
A method of transforming an image format of image data stored in an apparatus connected via a network is disclosed. The method includes the steps of providing...
US-7,782,354 Optical writing device and image forming apparatus
An electrophotographic optical writing device equipped with a semiconductor laser includes the semiconductor laser, a collimating lens, an aperture, a...
US-7,782,352 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device that uses a light spot to scan an image surface with a light source, a deflector, and an imaging element includes a housing in which...
US-7,782,034 Constant voltage power supply circuit and method of controlling the same
A constant-voltage power supply circuit is disclosed that is able to prevent overshoot of an output voltage possibly occurring when changing a constant-voltage...
US-7,782,011 Battery pack charging apparatus and method for constant current and constant voltage charging of multiple...
A charging apparatus for charging a plurality of detachable battery packs includes a charging device for charging the plurality of battery packs one after...
US-7,781,134 Electrophotographic photoreceptor, image forming method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge for the...
A photoreceptor is provided having an electroconductive substrate and a photosensitive layer located overlying the electroconductive substrate, wherein an...
US-7,781,089 Protection circuit module for a secondary battery and a battery package using same
To realize reduction in the size and cost of a protection circuit module for a secondary battery.A protection circuit module 1 for a secondary battery has at...
US-D622,312 Toner cartridge
US-D622,311 Toner cartridge
US-D622,286 Portion of liquid crystal panel with icon image
US-7,779,355 Techniques for using paper documents as media templates
Techniques for creating a composite image are provided. The techniques include receiving an electronic representation of a paper document. Features in the...
US-7,779,263 Security support apparatus and computer-readable recording medium recorded with program code to cause a...
In a computer to support security of information, a user authentication request is received as a request of remote operation call through a network, a user using...
US-7,779,187 Data communication circuit and arbitration method
A statistical-information generating unit monitors packet data output from a transaction layer that constitutes architecture of a PCI Express. The result of the...
US-7,779,158 Network device
In a network device which provides a predetermined network service according to a request of a user, an IP-address generating unit is configured to generate an...
US-7,778,581 Fixing unit having enhanced heating efficiency and image forming apparatus using the same
A fixing unit includes: a shaft; a heatable rotating member, mounted for rotation on the shaft, for fixing an image on a recording medium, the heatable rotating...
US-7,778,577 Developer container for an image forming apparatus
A developer container storing a developer of the present invention includes a developer outlet formed in the side wall thereof, and a shutter member for...
US-7,778,575 Imaging apparatus adjusting a rotational stop phase based on a calculated rotational phase
An imaging apparatus is disclosed that includes plural image carriers on which different-colored toner images are formed, the image carriers being driven and...
US-7,778,573 Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a toner image forming unit configured to form a toner image having a predetermined polarity on the image...
US-7,778,568 Image forming apparatus having guide member for detachable unit
An image forming apparatus includes a carrier unit including an intermediate transfer member, a detachable waste toner container, and a recording-medium...
US-7,778,560 Image forming apparatus and method of adjusting charge bias
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier configured to carry an image and a charger to which a direct current voltage overlapped with an AC voltage...
US-7,778,555 Abnormality determining apparatus, image forming apparatus, copying machine, and information obtaining method
A time point at which a predetermined period elapses since the start of use of a copying machine as a detection subject after factory shipment or repair is...
US-7,778,473 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
A disclosed image processing apparatus for compressing image data through multiple operations includes multiple processing units corresponding to the operations....
US-7,777,968 Photographing lens driving control apparatus
A photographing lens driving control apparatus includes a plurality of lens groups constituting a zooming optical system including a lens group (1A) on an object...
US-7,777,967 Zoom lens, camera device and personal digital assistant
A zoom lens including, in order from an object side to an image side, a first group having a negative focal length, a second group having a positive focal...
US-7,777,935 Actuator, and actuator array
An actuator is disclosed that has a contacting part smaller than a processing limit of a lithography technique, and is able to reduce a contacting area or a...
US-7,777,905 MIME type-based printer driver selection
A method for processing print data is disclosed. A particular data type for a print data stream is determined, based on data contained in the print data stream,...
US-7,777,802 Imaging apparatus including an auto focusing function
An AF controlling unit (83) starts an outside light AF operation controlled by an outside AF unit (81) by a half-pressing of a shutter release button (61), and a...
US-7,777,774 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-7,777,771 Information recording and erasing apparatus
An information recording and erasing apparatus configured to record information on and erase other information from a thermo-sensitive recording medium which...
US-7,777,554 Method and apparatus for detecting temperatures of a plurality of circuits and controlling operations based on...
A temperature detector includes a plurality of temperature sensors each configured to generate a voltage signal in accordance with sensed temperature and output...
US-7,777,536 Synchronization circuit
A synchronization circuit includes a first flip-flop circuit to hold an input signal which is asynchronous to a clock signal by the clock signal, and output an...
US-7,777,468 Semiconductor apparatus
A semiconductor apparatus that constitutes a step-down type switching regulator is disclosed.The semiconductor apparatus includes a switching transistor, an...
US-7,777,467 Voltage rising/falling type switching regulator and operation control method thereof
In a voltage rising/falling type switching regulator including a voltage rising/falling part and a control part, the voltage rising/falling part includes a...
US-7,776,503 Particles and manufacturing method thereof, toner and manufacturing method thereof, and developer, toner...
The present invention provides a method for manufacturing particles, where a viscous material is sprayed with a high-pressure gas for atomization while the...
US-7,775,619 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a transport belt rotating around rollers that transports a sheet by attaching the sheet thereto by an electrostatic force, an...
US-7,775,519 Large capacity sheet feeding apparatus having an intermediate conveying device
A sheet feeding apparatus includes a sheet stacking section configured to stack a number of sheets, a sheet feeding mechanism configured to feed the sheet...
US-7,775,510 Sheet processing device and image forming apparatus
A sheet processing device includes a folding unit, a punch unit, and a cross folding unit. The folding unit folds a sheet conveyed to the sheet processing device...
US-7,774,705 Interactive design process for creating stand-alone visual representations for media objects
Techniques for an iterative design process of determining a visual representation for an input media object are provided. One or more visual representations are...
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