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US-7,515,322 Beam scanning device with light blocking member
A beam scanning device includes a light source to emit a light beam, an optical deflector to deflect the light beam, and an optical system including a f.theta....
US-7,515,293 Image forming apparatus and method of acquiring memory area
An image forming apparatus and a method of acquiring a memory area are disclosed for preventing a problem that image data cannot be converted due to failure of...
US-7,515,170 Optical scanner and image forming apparatus
An optical scanner includes a light source unit configured to emit light; an optical system configured to cause the light emitted from the light source unit to...
US-7,515,167 Multi-beam scanning device and image forming apparatus using the scanning device
In a multi-beam scanning device including a laser diode array having three or more light emitting points, the interval Pi between one of the three or more light...
US-7,514,910 DC-DC converter capable of performing for wide and dynamic voltage range
This patent specification describes a DC-DC converter which includes a switch configured to control an output voltage, a driver circuit configured to drive the...
US-D590,012 Process cartridge for image forming apparatus
US-D590,011 Process cartridge for image forming apparatus
US-7,512,988 Data transmission apparatus and method for management of user identification data allocated to image data
In a data transmission apparatus and method of the present invention, a specific operator ID for an operator who uses a data processing device to process image...
US-7,512,874 Document information management system
The document information management system according to the present invention comprises data base with a plurality of document files previously stored therein, a...
US-7,512,821 Power supply system and method for supplying power to CPU providing power saving mode
A power supply system supplies a power to a CPU with a power saving mode to a mobile information device or terminal. The power supply system includes a power...
US-7,512,681 Database for multiple implementation of HTTP to obtain information from devices
A method, system, and computer program product for extracting status information related to a monitored device communicatively coupled to a network using an HTTP...
US-7,512,375 Image forming method and apparatus capable of automatically conveying documents
An image forming apparatus includes an automatic document conveying apparatus including a table, first and second conveyance paths, a scanning device, and first...
US-7,512,373 Image forming apparatus and developer supplier capable of supplying developer at increased speed
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism configured to contain a developer and to form an image with the developer and a developer supplier...
US-7,512,371 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effective image fixing using induction heating
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit for fixing a toner image on a recording sheet. In the fixing unit, a magnetic flux generator generates magnetic...
US-7,512,364 Image forming apparatus including a developer replenishing device for a two-ingredient type developer
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes a developing unit for developing a latent image formed on an image carrier with a two-ingredient...
US-7,512,290 Image processing apparatus with SIMD-type microprocessor to perform labeling
An image processing apparatus includes a plurality of processor elements including registers and configured to process respective data items, a global processor...
US-7,512,281 Image processing apparatus that can generate coded data applicable to progressive reproduction
An image processing apparatus divides data related to an image into bit-planes and performs a coding process on data of each of the bit-planes. The image...
US-7,512,052 Formatting of phase-change optical disc for improved signal characteristics
A phase-change optical disc formatting device which formats a phase-change optical disc so that signal characteristics of an area in which at least one of a file...
US-7,512,050 Information recording method, information recording device, and recording medium containing a program, with...
A first trial write process obtains an optimum recording power of a test pattern even with respect to data having different rules for the recording waveforms...
US-7,512,045 Medium judgment method, storage medium, medium judgment program, and optical disk drive using the medium...
A medium judgment method determines authorization of a rewritable storage medium of interest having a read-only area and a rewritable area for use in an optical...
US-7,511,887 Diffraction grating, method of fabricating diffraction optical element, optical pickup device, and optical disk...
A diffraction grating with periodically arranged protrusions and grooves at a relatively narrow pitch and improved diffraction efficiency is disclosed. The...
US-7,511,868 Multi-beam luminous source apparatus, an optical scanning apparatus, and an image formation apparatus
A multi-beam luminous source apparatus, an optical scanning apparatus, and an image formation apparatus are provided. The multi-beam luminous source includes a...
US-7,511,851 Method of and apparatus for forming an image, and computer program
The network printer obtains information from a Web page over the network, and stores this obtained information together with a URL thereof and the time when this...
US-7,511,846 Printer having embedded functionality for printing time-based media
A multifunction printer enables the printing of time-based media. Based on received time-based media data, the printer produces a paper or other printed output...
US-7,511,842 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a document control service that generates authentication information corresponding to the request to output a stored document...
US-7,511,636 Data conversion unit, data conversion method, and electronic apparatus using the data conversion unit
A data conversion unit includes a first input/output unit, a second input/output unit, an encoder, a decoder, a random number generator for generating random...
US-7,511,238 Switch actuation device, interlock mechanism, and image forming apparatus
A switch actuation device includes a first actuation portion driven by a first moving member and a second actuation portion driven by a second moving member. The...
US-7,510,275 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
A disclosed image forming apparatus includes: an input unit to input image data; a conversion unit to convert the image data to conversion data on a plurality of...
US-7,510,263 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is disclosed that includes a maintenance recovery mechanism for maintaining and restoring a condition of a recording head. An opening...
US-7,509,569 Action stickers for nested collections
A user affixes one or more action stickers to a collection coversheet to identify, by location on the coversheet, target documents within a previously stored...
US-7,509,452 Image forming apparatus, erasing method, and hard disk management method
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of erase information each showing whether or not to erase data for each of a plurality of divided areas into...
US-7,509,380 Method and system for diagnosis and control of machines using connectionless modes having delivery monitoring...
A method and system for retransmitting messages using an alternate mode of communication when an original mode of communication is determined to be unsuccessful....
US-7,509,317 Filing system and method for avoiding filing of identical document data
A file system includes a processing device that processes first data with at least one of a copying function to read image data of an original document and...
US-7,509,085 Image forming apparatus, fixing apparatus and toner
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism and a fixing mechanism. The fixing mechanism fixes a visible image formed by the image forming...
US-7,509,079 Toner, toner conveying apparatus and method, and image forming apparatus
A toner for forming a visual image on an image bearer having a maximum shearing stress of about 30 G (N/m.sup.2) when a maximum shearing stress test is performed...
US-7,509,074 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively reducing unevenness of density and color...
An image forming apparatus including an image carrying member, a transfer member, support rollers, a detecting mechanism, and a controller. The image carrying...
US-7,509,073 Image forming apparatus and belt unit
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism for forming an image, at least one guide member arranged in parallel, and a belt unit to be...
US-7,509,062 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively recycling image forming unit
An image forming apparatus which allows an independent and easy replacement of replaceable image forming devices including an image forming unit detachably...
US-7,508,992 Image-processing apparatus for compressing binary-format image data
An apparatus for image processing is disclosed. The apparatus is for reducing one or more runlengths by converting binary-format image data for each of black and...
US-7,508,988 Method, program and apparatus for image processing capable of effectively performing image transmission, and a...
An image processing apparatus includes a receiving mechanism configured to receive a request, from at least one different image processing apparatus connected...
US-7,508,987 Method, apparatus, system, and program for image processing capable of recognizing, reproducing, and enhancing...
A method, apparatus, system, and program for image processing are provided to perform operations of recognizing, reproducing, and enhancing an image,...
US-7,508,984 Language recognition method, system and software
A language such as English or a language group such as an Asian language group is recognized based upon document image data. The document image data is processed...
US-7,508,740 Information recording method, information recording apparatus, information recording program and recording...
An information recording apparatus and method can prevent an information recording medium having a plurality of recording layers from being incompatible with a...
US-7,508,551 Image reading apparatus
An image reading apparatus is equipped with an optical unit. Just prior to shifting to a low power-consumption mode, the optical unit is shifted to a low...
US-7,508,535 Stand alone multimedia printer with user interface for allocating processing
A printing system for time-based data enables the printing of time-based media by sharing processing resources on a printer and on an external media processing...
US-7,508,533 Method and computer program product for controlling a configuration of a printer
A method and and computer program product for controlling a configuration of a printer. The printer receives a request for a printer control interface and sends...
US-7,508,420 Image processing apparatus
When an external communication device (14) is connected to an image processing apparatus, the external communication device (14) transfers identification...
US-7,508,408 Image forming apparatus capable of effectively initializing a laser drive circuit
An image forming apparatus capable of properly performing an initialization of a control circuit including a laser diode driver circuit, includes a light source,...
US-7,508,078 Electronic device, method for manufacturing electronic device, contact hole of electronic device, method for...
An electronic device includes a substrate, a first conductive material layer formed on the substrate, a patterning layer formed on the first conductive material...
US-7,508,003 Production of a GaN bulk crystal substrate and a semiconductor device formed thereon
A crystal has a diameter of 1 cm or more and shows a strongest peak in cathode luminescent spectrum at a wavelength of 360 nm in correspondence to a band edge.
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