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Digital measurement apparatus and image measurement apparatus
A digital measurement apparatus measures a physical measurement object, provides a digital signature of public-key cryptography to measured data of a...
Fixation device, fixation method, image forming apparatus, image forming
method and fixation fluid
A fixation device configured to fix on a medium a resin fine particle that contains a resin, by providing a fixation fluid on the resin fine particle on the...
Transfer-separation device and image forming apparatus
A transfer-separation device includes an intermediate transfer unit, a secondary transfer roller, a repulsive roller, a transfer unit, and a ...
Image forming apparatus
A misregistration correcting unit correcting image misregistration on an endless belt in an electrophotographic image forming apparatus is disclosed that...
Image formation apparatus, an image formation method, and a
computer-readable recording medium
An image formation apparatus is disclosed to form a color image for imprinting, and the color image for imprinting is imprinted to an imprinting medium. The...
Toner drop suppressing developing apparatus
A developing apparatus includes a non-magnetic sleeve installing a magnetic field creating device, a developer carrier that carries and conveys developer...
Imaging apparatus having particle supply and collection apparatus arranged
outside imaging apparatus
A particle supply apparatus is disclosed that includes a particle accommodating unit that accommodates particles, a gas spouting unit that is arranged at a...
Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively eliminating
color displacement by recognizing a...
An image forming apparatus includes a rotating member, a motor configured to rotate the rotating member, and a marking member having primary and secondary...
Image forming apparatus and latent-image-carrier position adjusting method
A support unit supports a rotation axe of each of at least three latent-image carriers in a rotatable manner. A plurality of developing units develops latent...
Image forming apparatus and method of calculating an amount of toner
transfer by converting diffuse reflection...
An amount of toner transfer on a reference pattern is calculated by using an optical detecting unit that detects both regular reflection light and diffuse...
Image forming apparatus and toner adhesion amount correction method
According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a image forming unit, a measurement unit and a controller. The image carrier...
Toner supplier, toner supply method, image forming apparatus and toner
A toner supplier, including a toner container configured to contain a toner, an air discharger configured to discharge air from a bottom of the toner container...
Image processing apparatus and computer program product
An image processing unit executes an image process on a target image based on process-setting contents, and generates a processed image. An area extracting unit...
Method and apparatus for high-speed optical disc recording using multi
An optical disc recording apparatus records external data on an optical disc by using a semiconductor laser. The optical disc recording apparatus includes a...
Optical recording medium, multi-layered optical recording medium, and
optical recording method and recording...
The present invention relates to an recording method for a multi-layered optical recording medium including M phase change recording layers, with M.gtoreq.2. The...
Wide-angle lens and image capturing apparatus
A wide-angle lens is disclosed that includes a front lens group and a rear lens group that are arranged in order from an object side to an image side with an...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
A disclosed optical scanning device includes: a light source unit having plural luminous sources; a light source driving unit modulating each luminous source in...
Apparatus and method for detecting document tampering
For detecting tampering made on a paper document, by carrying out image processing on grayscale image data optically read from the paper document, amplifying a...
Image forming apparatus, method and computer program product capable of
detecting a copy-prohibited manuscript
This patent specification describes an image forming apparatus which can effectively check and prevent the unauthorized image processing so that the obtained...
Constant voltage circuit capable of quickly responding to a sudden change
of load current
A constant voltage circuit which is capable of quickly responding to a sudden change of an output voltage includes an output transistor, and first and second...
Constant voltage circuit with higher speed error amplifier and current
A constant voltage circuit is disclosed that includes an output voltage control transistor outputting a current to an output terminal; a first error amplifier...
Charge/discharge protection circuit utilizing a charger connection
recovery circuit that cycles a discharge...
A charge/discharge protection circuit that protects a secondary battery from overcharge, over-discharge, charge over-current, and discharge over-current is...
Method and apparatus for color image forming capable of effectively
forming a quality color image
A maintenance pattern forming method includes conveying, generating, and forming. The conveying conveys a transfer member on a surface of a conveying member such...
Paper-feeding device and image forming apparatus
A paper-feeding device for use in an image forming apparatus that includes a tray on which a recording sheet is configured to be stacked, the tray having an...
Image forming apparatus, sheet feeding source selection method, and
A technology for selecting a sheet feeding source in an image forming apparatus including a plurality of sheet feeding sources is disclosed. A rank is acquired...
Portion of liquid crystal panel with icon image
Compensating for cognitive load in jumping back
A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for compensating for cognitive load in jumping back. In one embodiment, the method comprises serially displaying a...
Gateway apparatus, network terminal apparatus and communication method
A gateway apparatus including a gateway function conforming to the ITU-T recommendation T.38 is provided. The gateway apparatus can be connected to both of an...
Mixed media reality brokerage network with layout-independent recognition
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system associated techniques are disclosed. The MMR system provides mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes media...
Searching a document using relevance feedback
When a search request is input, an initial search result that matches the search request is displayed to a user. When a seed document set is selected by the user...
Pressurizing unit, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A pressurizing unit includes a contact-pressure member for pressurizing an endless belt, a holding member that holds the contact-pressure member, and a biasing...
Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing device capable of improving the fluidity of a developer and alleviating the stress generated in the developer, and a process cartridge and an image...
Functional unit locking apparatus and image forming apparatus including
the functional unit locking apparatus
After a functional unit is pushed into the innermost position within the image forming apparatus main body, the unit is locked to the image forming apparatus...
Developing unit and process cartridge for reducing toner scattering, and
image forming apparatus using the same
A developing unit for developing a latent image formed on an image carrier includes a developer carrier, a developer regulator, and a sealing member. The...
Image forming apparatus with improved separability of transfer material
An image forming apparatus in which a visible image is transferred to a transfer material includes a pre-transfer exposing unit that makes only a portion of a...
Document OCR implementing device and document OCR implementing method
A document OCR implementing device, includes a reading part configured to read a document and form a recognition image; an obtaining part configured to perform...
Method, apparatus, and computer product for embedding an electronic
watermark into image data
In an apparatus for embedding an electronic watermark, a determining unit determines whether a specified area that is specified is present in image data. A...
A light shielding piece is supported by a second lens holding frame such that the light shielding piece can rotate and move on a plane which is perpendicular to...
Communication system that receives an input from a user
A communication system includes a first apparatus and a second apparatus. The first apparatus matches first identification information with second identification...
Organic transistor, organic transistor array, and display apparatus
An off-current is reduced in an organic transistor, with which an organic transistor array is formed. A display apparatus is constructed using the organic...
Optical recording medium, and, method for manufacturing the same, and
method and apparatus for optical...
The object of the present invention is to provide an optical recording medium which comprises a substrate, and a first information layer and a second information...
Manufacturing method of a flexible optical disk
A flexible optical disk, includes a disk substrate, wherein a rigidity of the disk is equal to or more than 5 Pa and equal to or less than 5000 Pa where the...
Liquid discharge head, liquid discharger, and image forming apparatus,
including silicone resin layer formed on...
A liquid discharge head configured to discharge liquid is disclosed that includes a silicone resin layer formed on the side of a surface from which the liquid is...
Multilayer wiring structure and method of manufacturing the same
A method of manufacturing a multilayer wiring structure is disclosed. The method comprises a step of forming a via post on a first metal wiring element, a step...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and a
computer-readable storage medium containing a...
An image processing apparatus according to the present invention comprises a reference image extracting section for extracting a reference image as an object for...
Image processing device and method of controlling the image processing
device which estimates a...
An object of the invention is to provide an image processing device having a sub-system performing a power saving control to support the use of a USB device or...
Service providing method, service provider apparatus, information
processing method and apparatus and...
A service provider apparatus is provided with a first application for executing a process related to a Web page or Web contents, and a service providing part for...
Control of document disclosure according to affiliation or document type
An apparatus for supplying document includes a storage unit configured to store therein a set of documents and an affiliation within an organization paired up...
Method and apparatus having improved sheet ejection system
An image forming apparatus includes an image reader, an image forming unit, an output portion, and a notifying mechanism for notifying the operator of the...
Cleaning device and image forming apparatus
A cleaning device includes a first cleaning portion provided at a position where a belt transfer body is moved after transfer, and includes a second cleaning...